MBBS, MS - Ophthalmology
Medical Registration Verified
96% (195 votes)
Dr Aditya Agarwal is a renowned opthalmologist of Indore. His areas of expertise include Cataract surgery, Glaucoma and Refractive Surgery.
He helped me a lot in resolving some of general doubts about eye problems in addition to my actual problem. That was quite great of Dr. Aditya. He was very calm and patient while handling me. He knew very well that a patient may have a number of questions, other than his actual problem, in their mind which if answered, can help a lot in giving proper treatment to the patient.
Experience has been pleasant. One can trust doctor as we are trusting for life. ********** ********** *** ***** ** ****** *** ******
Excellent, Dr. Aditya Agarwal was kind enough to hear the problem in detail and provided support throughout the inspection.
Doctor is very friendly and give proper attention to patient related to patient health and belfare
Q: When should I see an ophthalmologist?
A: You should ideally visit an ophthalmologist once a year to get your eyes checked. Apart from this, you should see an ophthalmologist when you have: 1. Decreased/blurred vision 2. High blood pressure 3. Diabetes mellitus 4. AIDS 5. Thyroid problems 6. Excess tearing 7. Eyelid abnormalities 8. Double vision 9. Loss of peripheral vision 10. Redness or itching of eyes 11. Abnormal eye discharge
Q: Does an ophthalmologist perform only surgeries?
A: An ophthalmologist is trained at both performing tests to check if you have any eye issues as well as at performing surgeries.
Q: What is the education qualification of an ophthalmologist?
A: To become an opthalmologist, you first need to get an MBBS degree (5.5. yrs course) after which you need to pursue specialisation in opthalmology via an MD or DNB for 3 years.
Q: Can an ophthalmologist suggest me which contact lenses to wear?
A: Yes. An opthalmologist can check your eyes if you have any vision-related issues and suggest you to get contact lenses to wear.
Q: Are there any specialists in ophthalmology?
A: There are several specialties in opthamology such as cataract surgery, neuro opthalmology, retina specialst, pediatric opthalmology among others.