January 19, 2019

The cornea is a transparent dome-shaped structure covering the front of the eye. It consists of 5 layers, and a recently added 6th layer called Dua’s layer. The cornea is peculiar in that it does not have any blood supply and hence is the only structure of the eye that can be transplanted. Traditionally, corneal … Continue reading “Descemet’s Stripping Endothelial Keratoplasty – DSEK Vs Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty DMEK”

January 19, 2019

The prevalence of myopia is increasing globally.  Complications of myopia are associated with huge economic and social costs.  It is believed that high myopia in adulthood can be traced back to school age onset myopia.  Therefore, it is crucial and urgent to implement effective measures of myopia control, which may include preventing myopia onset as … Continue reading “Starting Low Dose Atropine in the Treatment of Myopia”

April 10, 2018

Malignant melanoma of the eye can develop when pigment cells in your eye grow out of control.  Pigment cells are responsible for your eye color.  The cause of uncontrollable cell growth isn’t usually known.  Exposure to ultraviolet radiation has been identified as one potential cause of the disease.  Choroidal melanoma is cancer that affects the … Continue reading “What Choroidal Melanoma?”

Oculoplastic Treatment and Surgery Hospital in Mumbai
April 9, 2018

Oculoplasty is a specialized branch of Ophthalmology that deals with injuries around the eye, lid related problems, tear drainage related problems, cancers of the eye and around the eye and all the cosmetic concerns around the eyes. Rushabh Eye Hospital in Mumbai has a specialized department for Oculoplastic Treatment and Surgery at the Hospital.  If … Continue reading “Oculoplastic Treatment and Surgery Hospital in Mumbai”