Glaucoma Treatment

Glaucoma Treatment

What is Glaucoma ?

Glaucoma patient must regularly visit  eye doctor for eye checkup, diagnosis and Glaucoma Treatment.   Glaucoma is a eye condition caused due to increased intraocular pressure and the degeneration of the optic nerve fibers necessary for vision. This increased eye pressure can cause damage to your eye’s optic nerve . The optic nerve performs a vital function of sending images to your brain . The damage to the optic nerve adversely affects the vision and may cause blindness if not treated in time .

The Clinic is geared to provide the glaucoma treatment medical expertise to the patients. Glaucoma condition can be easily controlled and treated if diagnosed and treated at early stage. The glaucoma treatment might include eye drops , pills , laser treatment , glaucoma surgery or combination these treatment as advised by your glaucoma specialist eye doctor.

what is glaucoma

Glaucoma Treatment

Glaucoma treatment usually lasts for a long period and therefore It is important for the patients diagnosed with Glaucoma to be educated and informed to facilitate the Glaucoma Treatment as advised by your Glaucoma Specialist Eye Doctor.

As advised by your eye doctor , your Glaucoma Treatment might include use of eye drops , medication , glaucoma surgery or a combination of these treatments

As a glaucoma patient , your involvement in the glaucoma treatment by strictly following the treatment as advised by your eye doctor such as eye drops and medicine schedule will help you a lot in keeping your glaucoma condition under control .

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Glaucoma FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions

It is a good and safe practice to regularly get your eyes checked by your eye specialist doctor ( Ophthalmologist ) . Not all eye related disorders alert you with symptoms and thus such conditions can be diagnosed during your periodic checkup. 

The routine eye checkup is performed by your eye doctor either during your periodic eye checkup Or when you approach your eye doctor with specific problem . Most common problems include  difficulty in reading , eye strain , lack of clarity in vision , headache and other such symptoms . 

Your eye doctor during your checkup will perform Slit-Lamp Test , Refraction to check your vision , Auto-Refraction to measure your spectacle lens number with the help of computerized instrument Auto-Refractometer and eye pressure test . These tests will help your eye doctor for preliminary diagnoses .

Depending upon the eye condition  and preliminary diagnosis , your eye doctor might advice you to take few more special tests for precise diagnosis and treatment.

Sometimes it becomes difficult for parents to spot the eye related issues with their child . Most children especially at younger age might not be able to express their vision problem .

However symptoms such as difficulty in reading and inability to focus in studies , frequent headache and lack of concentration could be eye related issue with your child .

It becomes difficult for some parents to accept the fact that their child is struggling with eye related issue which needs to be addressed at the earliest with the help and advice by your eye doctor .

Not all eye related issues leads to glasses glasses for your child  . As advised by your eye doctor , some issues can be resolved with the help of eye exercises at early age in your child .

It is a good and safe practice to regularly get your eyes checked by your eye specialist doctor ( Ophthalmologist ) . Not all eye related disorders alert you with symptoms and thus such conditions can be diagnosed during your periodic checkup. 

The routine eye checkup is performed by your eye doctor either during your periodic eye checkup Or when you approach your eye doctor with specific problem . Most common problems include  difficulty in reading , eye strain , lack of clarity in vision , headache and other such symptoms . 

Your eye doctor during your checkup will perform Slit-Lamp Test , Refraction to check your vision , Auto-Refraction to measure your spectacle lens number with the help of computerized instrument Auto-Refractometer and eye pressure test . These tests will help your eye doctor for preliminary diagnoses .

Depending upon the eye condition  and preliminary diagnosis , your eye doctor might advice you to take few more special tests for precise diagnosis and treatment.

Sometimes it becomes difficult for parents to spot the eye related issues with their child . Most children especially at younger age might not be able to express their vision problem .

However symptoms such as difficulty in reading and inability to focus in studies , frequent headache and lack of concentration could be eye related issue with your child .

It becomes difficult for some parents to accept the fact that their child is struggling with eye related issue which needs to be addressed at the earliest with the help and advice by your eye doctor .

Not all eye related issues leads to glasses glasses for your child  . As advised by your eye doctor , some issues can be resolved with the help of eye exercises at early age in your child .