Retina and Uvea Services in The Sight Avenue New Delhi
The retina is a layer of tissue in the back of your eye. It senses light & sends images to the brain. The most vital part of this tissue is the macula. Retinal disorders mainly affect this tissue & in turn deteriorate your vision.
Sight Avenue is one of the best retina hospitals in Delhi with highly trained retina specialists for retinal detachment surgery. Contact us to know more about the retina and retina eye surgery options.
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TYPES OF RETINAL PROBLEMS
It is the discontinuity of the retina. It occurs due to a pullover retina created by shrinkage of the vitreous gel in the posterior part of the eye. The main causes are aging, pathological (very high) myopia, trauma, diabetic retinopathy, etc. Usually, the patient presents with floaters & flashes. Sight Avenue is a trusted and reputed retina care center in Delhi with the best retina eye doctors. Contact us to start your treatment.
It is defined by the presence of fluid under the retina. It usually occurs when fluid passes through a retinal tear, causing the retina to lift away from the underlying layer. The main symptoms are loss/blurring of vision, curtain-like shadow over the visual field & loss of field of vision. Retinal detachment surgery cost in Delhi is quite affordable now and available easily at The Sight Avenue.
If you have diabetes, the tiny blood vessels in the back of your eye can deteriorate & leak fluid into & under the retina. In the early stage, it may remain asymptomatic. Later, it causes the retina to swell which may blur or distort your vision. It can, in advanced stages, cause retinal detachment. You can also develop abnormal blood vessels that break & bleed. The main symptom is floaters in the early stages followed by the sudden loss of vision.
It is a delicate tissue-like membrane lying on top of the retina. This membrane pulls up on the retina which distorts your vision. It can be due to aging, an inflammatory disorder, retinal tear, etc.
It is a small defect in the center of the retina (macula). It may develop from abnormal traction between the retina & vitreous. The main causes are idiopathic (unknown), aging, long-standing macular edema, injury to the eye, etc. Usually, you present with gradual loss of vision.
AGE-RELATED MACULAR DEGENERATION (ARMD)
In this disease, the center of your retina begins to deteriorate which causes blurred central vision or blind spots in the center of the visual field. The main cause is increasing age.
It is a genetic progressive degenerative disease that initially affects the peripheral retina followed by central vision. Night blindness is the main complaint. It may be associated with other systemic disorders in both children and adults.
RETINOPATHY OF PREMATURITY
This potentially blinding disease is exclusively seen in premature babies with low birth weights. Screening within 30 days of birth is the best modality to avoid blindness.
This condition causes swelling & inflammation in the middle layer of the eye called the Uvea. The cause is often unknown. It is sometimes associated with autoimmune disorders or viral/bacterial infections. Common symptoms of Uvea are floaters, loss of vision, severe redness in the eye, pain & light sensitivity. In advanced stages- Retinal detachment or epiretinal membrane can be found.
SYMPTOMS OF RETINAL DISORDERS
Retinal disorders are associated with vision loss and quality of vision. Depending on the type of the disorder, symptoms can be gradual or sudden. Aging is one of the most common causes. Consider regular eye checkups for timely diagnosis of retina eye surgery.
- Floaters accompanied by eye flashes
- Sudden onset of blurred vision
- Shadows or blind spots in the field of vision
- Increase in the number of floaters
RETINAL DETACHMENT SURGERY TREATMENT OPTIONS
At The Sight Avenue eye hospital, you will be subjected to a variety of diagnostic tests to confirm your diagnosis for the retinal detachment surgery. After a comprehensive retinal checkup, our best retina specialist in Delhi will individualize your retinal detachment surgery treatment plan and explain the prognosis.
Used in diabetic retinopathy, ROP -retinopathy of prematurity, retinal vein occlusion, retinal breaks/holes, lattice, and certain tumors. At present, Nd Yag(Green) laser is used for the above-mentioned conditions. It causes retinal burn which causes retinal breaks & regressions of new vessels. Get in touch with us to book an appointment with our best retina specialist in India.
VITREO RETINAL SURGERY
It is a surgical procedure to treat eye problems involving the retina, macula & vitreous like retinal detachment, macular hole, epiretinal membrane, vitreous hemorrhage & diabetic retinopathy complications. Up to 50 % of the patients requiring VR surgery present as emergency or urgent cases. At The Sight Avenue, we have the best retina specialist in Delhi. We offer vitreoretinal surgery (MIVS- 23 G / 25 G / 27 G) and suture less retinal detachment surgery. The cost of retina surgery in Delhi is lowest at The Sight Avenue.
RETINOPATHY OF PREMATURITY(ROP)
The Standard of care is laser treatment. In some cases, intravitreal can be given. In advanced stages, Complex vitreoretinal retinal detachment surgery is required.
MEDICAL TREATMENT OF UVEITIS
Uveitis is a challenging disease to treat. Although most causes are inflammatory, injections also play a major role. Clinical tests are done in search of a potential cause. Eye drops in combination with systemic (oral or IV) anti-inflammatory, anti-infective medicine is mostly prescribed. Intra-vitreal or periocular injections are sometimes given to augment retina eye surgery treatment.
INTRAVITREAL INJECTION/ INTRAOCULAR INJECTION
In this procedure, medicine is delivered directly into the back of the eye near the retina which enables highly targeted drug therapy uvea maximizing therapeutic delivery. Anti-VEGF injections are used in cases of diabetic retinopathy, uveitis, ROP- (retinopathy of prematurity), CME (cystoid macular edema), CNVM (choroidal neovascular membranes), Endophthalmitis, etc. Steroids e.g., Tricort are also used in the above-mentioned conditions depending upon clinical evaluation. Antibiotics are used in intraocular injections as a part of retinal detachment surgery.
ADVANTAGES OF RETINAL DETACHMENT SURGERY
Most folks go through life without ever experiencing the problems instigated by retina-related diseases but conditions like Diabetic Retinopathy, uveitis, etc. can cause permanent blindness if not treated at the right time. The Sight Avenue eye hospital has a team of retina doctors in India with unmatched experience to offer the most complex retinal detachment surgeries in Delhi in a safe way.
- Experienced Team
- Over 2000 retina surgeries
- Modern Diagnostic Set Up suitable for Retina disorders
- All TPA and empanelment available
- High Success Rate
RETINAL DETACHMENT SURGERY POST-TREATMENT CARE
Proper Positioning as mentioned by the doctor for 3 days-2 or weeks depending upon the type of retinal detachment surgery procedure.
e/d cycloplege for 1 week.
e/d antibiotic for 2 weeks.
e/d steroid for 3 weeks.
IOP lowering drug depending upon IOP on a postoperative day 1
+- an oral antibiotic
Oral analgesic SOS
INSTRUCTIONS AFTER THE RETINAL DETACHMENT SURGERY
- Avoid rubbing of eyes
- Close follow up
- Use timely medication
- Avoid spillage of water into eyes spillage
- Avoid going to mountain/ flight x 2-6 weeks
FOLLOW-UP – THE PATIENT HAS TO COME FOR A FOLLOW-UP AFTER RETINAL DETACHMENT SURGERY
- After 1 day
- After 1 week
- After 3 weeks
- Repeat injection every 4 weeks
- Systemic control – Blood sugar, cholesterol, blood pressure, HB
RETINAL DETACHMENT SURGERY AND UVEA TREATMENT IN DELHI
Conditions related to the retina are hard to diagnose. At The Sight Avenue Eye Hospital, we have a team of best retina specialists in Delhi who have an experience with over 10000 surgeries treating all kinds of retina-related eye conditions. Our technology and wide range of retinal detachment surgery treatment options available help us provide accessible care to every patient. To know more about retinal detachment surgery treatments in Delhi, consult the best retina eye specialist in Delhi.
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