Know More About Cataracts

Know More About Cataracts

The development of cataract is an age-related change which affects the vision of the eyes.

1. How does it develop?
The lens fibres and proteins in the lens break down and become cloudy. It is a progressive condition. This starts developing after the age of 50 years. Slowly progressive worsening of the vision occurs and this starts to interfere with daily activities.

2. What are the treatment options ?
Initially glasses help, but frequent change of power occurs. The only solution for this is surgery.

3. When should one undergo surgery for cataract ?
Earlier the better, one should not wait as this affects the outcome of the surgery. The right time to undergo surgery is when it interferes with daily activities. Never delay the surgery.

Best method for surgery –
Phacoemulsification is the best method as this is least traumatic and ensures fast recovery from surgery. Technique is no injection, no stitch, no bandage surgery.


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Dr Ramesh Murthy at AXIS EYE CLINIC has more than 20 years’ experience and has trained at the best eye institutes in India and abroad. His vast experience helps him in tackling the most complex cases with ease. He has a pleasant demeanour and is frank and honest in revealing to the patients beforehand what to expect and what the result will be. He is positive, friendly, and always has a determination to do the best for the patient.

Dr Ramesh Murthy is a renowned eye surgeon and one of the best cataract surgeons of Pune, well-known for his excellent results. He is considered among the best eye specialists in Pune. He is also among the best oculoplasty and best squint surgeons in the city of Pune. He is available at Axis Eye Clinic, Pune which is among the best eye clinics in Pune. Axis Eye Clinic provides comprehensive eye care for all eye related problems. The staff at Axis Eye Clinic are well versed with Mediclaim and insurance procedures and are always there to help you. Axis Eye Clinic is empanelled for cashless eye surgery with all insurance companies and has facilities for Bajaj Finance.    

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