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The Paediatric Eye Service receives referrals for tertiary eye care from all over the country, Asian subcontinent and Africa .

Services Offered:

  • Robust Retinopathy of Prematurity screening and treatment service – which includes LASER treatment, intravitreal injection therapies and vitreo retinal surgery.
  • The Congenital Cataract service – has seen babies even as young as 4 months being implanted with intraocular lenses . The youngest baby operated for cataract was a preterm infant with a corrected gestational age of 37 weeks .
  • Routine Squint corrections, head posture altering eye surgical procedures, complex nystagmus reducing procedures are being routinely undertaken whilst correction of refractive error, management of Amblyopia and treatment of Allergic eye disease forms a major part of the functioning of the Department.
  • Children with watery eyes who meet criteria for intervention for probing and / or endonasal DCR have had their procedures successfully completed here.
  • The clinic receives referrals from other physicians for a multitude of eye conditions, aiding physicians with the complex management decisions and diagnosis.