It’s a surgery performed on the eye to cure any issues with the sight, uneasiness, tumour, or abnormalities, etc. The surgeon performing this procedure is known as ophthalmologist.
These days, it’s a widely followed surgery which has become common and successfully practised process with advancement in science, care and technology. Eye Surgery in India is performed in people suffering from vision problems due to various reasons.
It’s a surgery performed to replace an affected lens with an artificial lens to regain normal vision. It’s the most successful procedure to opt against vision loss.
There are two most commonly used corrective surgeries in India, called Photorefractive keratectomy and LASIK. These procedures are practised to improve issues like Hyperopia, Astigmatism and Myopia.
If a patient is suffering from eye tumours and congenital defects, this type of surgery is recommended. In this procedure, the surgeons will use silicone or bioceramic orbital implants or orbital tissue expander to treat enucleation, evisceration and anophthalmia conditions. These implants will safeguard the natural eye structures against possible traumas if any.
This surgery is performed by to reduce the intraocular pressure to restore clear vision.
It’s a surgery to perform corrections for refractive errors such as hyperopia, presbyopia, myopia and astigmatism. The process is carried by creating a clear circular dome in front of the eye thus the refractive eye surgery helps to increase the eye's focus.
This is a surgery which amends the deformation of eyelids either for functional or cosmetic purposes.
Eye surgery cost in India is one-fourth of the costs when compared with the costs in US. The approximate price for Laser Cataract Surgery in India comes around USD 1,550 per eye, whereas in the US, the same starts from is $5,080. Likewise, the cost of glaucoma surgery in India is USD 770 per eye where it costs around USD 4,900 in the US.
However, the costs are always cheaper in India with all the latest equipment and technologies in hand. Also, the quality of the care and treatment in India is of top class.