Ophthalmology

The branch of medicine and surgery that deals with the anatomy, physiology and diseases of the eyeball and orbit is known as Ophthalmology. The word ‘ophthalmology’ comes from the Greek roots ‘ophthalmos’, meaning eye and ‘logos’ meaning word, thought, or discourse. Ophthalmology literally means ‘the science of eyes’. A doctor of medicine who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the eye is known as an ophthalmologist. Chikitsatour is a medical tourism company operating in India facilitating the best eye care for you. ¬†We, at Chikitsatour have few famous hospitals enlisted with us who have an elegant state of the art technology to cover numerous eye conditions including cataracts, retinal diseases, glaucoma and other vision related disorders.

How do you know that you need to visit an ophthalmologist?

Some symptoms include-

  • Bulging of one or both eyes;
  • Dark curtain or veil that blocks your vision;
  • Decreased vision, even if temporary;
  • Diabetes mellitus;
  • Distorted vision;
  • Double vision;
  • Excess tearing;
  • Eyelid abnormalities;
  • Family history of eye disease;
  • Halos (colored circles around lights);
  • High blood pressure;
  • HIV or AIDS;
  • Injury to the eye;
  • Loss of peripheral (side) vision;
  • Misaligned eyes;
  • New floaters (black “strings” or specks in the vision) and/or flashes of light;
  • Pain in the eye;
  • Thyroid disease-related eye problems (Graves’ disease);
  • Unusual red eye.

The most common ophthalmology treatments offered by Chikitsatour include-

  • LASIK Surgery
  • Vitrectomy
  • Cataract
  • INTACS
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Cornea
  • Glaucoma
  • Refractive errors
  • Occuloplasty
  • Cornea
  • IOL
  • Ptosis correction surgery
  • Pediatric Opthalmology

We at chikitsatour assure you receive the best eye treatment with the best of technologies and skillful doctors who has great expertise in this field. We are proud to have the best Doctors and Hospitals enlisted with us who will take utmost care of you. Be an international or inbound patient, you can book an eye treatment with Chikitsatour for a best result.