Cornea Transplant

A number of causes for corneal damage such as corneal scarring, infection, keratoconus, or genetic corneal conditions may require a cornea transplant. Lamellar Cornea Transplant involves the replacement of only a few layers of the damaged cornea with fresh ones. The section is sewed with ultra-thin stitches using dissolvable sutures that can dissolve after the wound is healed.

A number of causes for corneal damage such as corneal scarring, infection, keratoconus, or genetic corneal conditions may require a cornea transplant. Lamellar Cornea Transplant involves the replacement of only a few layers of the damaged cornea with ... More

Health Q&A
Swollen lower eyelid

I was having watery eyes and redness then I visited to doctor, he said it's just a minor infection and gave a refresh tears eye drop, which he asked me to use 5-6 times a day. But after coming from hospital, next day my lower eye lid of right eye got swollen. And I am using that drop and using hot water cloth dipped in hot water. But it's not getting decreased. Please suggest

Scleritis-left eye

Hello doctor My husband suffering from scleritis since one month...the pain is horrible...we visited opthal and reumatologist also  and done all the tests...everything came normal...but the inflammation is still not reduced...currently he is using indomethacin everyday for the pain..is there any treatment for scleritis...please give me reply doctor

Wearing contact lenses with...

Wearing contact lenses with different brands in each eye Is it problem? Thanks

Eye redness

As i wear contact lenses , i do encounter some or the other problem once in every year. The problem i facing is it feels that something is itching in the eye and eye gets red and some white sticky thing comes out of eye. Last time when i was encountered with such problem i was prescribed to take soft drops , so is it ohk to use soft drops again? Or which else drops should i use

Eye redness

As i wear contact lenses , i do encounter some or the other problem once in every year. The problem i facing is it feels that something is itching in the eye and eye gets red and some white sticky thing comes out of eye.

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