Opthalmology

Siddhivinayak Multispeciality Hospital’s Department of Ophthalmology serves the needs of patients by providing comprehensive medical care. We seek to foster an environment of high caliber professionalism in order to exceed our patients’ expectations.

In addition to providing routine eye examinations, staff diagnose and treat all aspects of eye disease in adolescents, adults and seniors. These include cataracts, glaucoma, cornea and external disease, laser vision correction, trauma, low vision, retinal and vitreous disease, oculoplastics and neuro-ophthalmology.

The Department of Ophthalmology provides comprehensive eye care and complete medical and surgical treatment. The foundation of the department is an experienced, highly motivated staff whose mission has multiple goals:

  • To provide outstanding health care
  • To conduct clinical research
  • To share knowledge through teaching and international outreach

Members of the Department of Ophthalmology provide care for the full range of vision disorders the hospital.

Cataracts 
Phacoemulsification surgery
Limbal relaxing incisions for correction of astigmatism
Morcher® capsular tension rings
New intraocular lens technologies
Multifocal lenses
Blue-blocker lenses

Cornea and Anterior Segment

Medical and surgical management of corneal disorders 
Sjogren’s syndrome and severe dry eye symptoms
Ocular implants
Surgical correction of astigmatism
Corneal transplants
Traditional and sutureless
Reconstruction of anterior segment
Repair after eye trauma or complex cataract surgery
Diagnostic procedures
Corneal topography
ORB scan
Specular microscopy
Wavefront analysis

Glaucoma
Diagnosis and medical management
Laser treatment
Surgical treatments
Trabeculectomy
Tube-shunt procedures
Combined cataract and glaucoma procedures

Laser Vision Correction 

Neuro-ophthalmology 

Ocular Immunology
Medical and surgical management of ocular inflammation –
Uveitis
Retinal vasculitis, choroiditis, pars plantis
Scleritis and episcleritis
Herpes Zoster and Herpes Simplex ocular infections
Keratitis
Cicatrizing conjunctivitis

Ocular Plastics
Cosmetic eyelid and eyebrow procedures –
Eyelid reconstruction
Repair of eyelid malpositioning
Surgery for tear drainage problems
Thyroid orbitoplasty (bulging eyes)
Orbital blow-out fractures
Orbital tumors

Retina and Vitreous
Macular degeneration
Diabetic retinopathy
Retinal detachment
Retinal vascular disease
Macular holes and pucker
Vitreoretinal surgery
Routine Eye Care

Routine vision examination 
Pediatric eye screening
Contact lens service
Lens fitting
Bifocal contact lenses
Soft and RGP lenses
Optical services
Low vision rehabilitation

Trauma Services