Glaucoma

 

In India, about 12 million people are affected with Glaucoma accounting for 12.8 per cent of the country’s blindness.

Glaucoma, the second leading cause of blindness, is a complicated disease in which damage to the optic nerve leads to progressive, irreversible vision loss. Anand Eye Institute provides quality eye care and services to patients seeking treatment for glaucoma. Equipped with world-class facilities and distinguished professionals in the field of glaucoma, we cater to people from all sections of society.

Our Centre for Glaucoma has the finest infrastructure which supports advanced ophthalmic diagnosis and surgical interventions. The medical and surgical care is supported by active clinical research by our Glaucoma faculty, which help in development of new theories and techniques in diagnosis and management of glaucoma.

What is Glaucoma?

Glaucoma is an eye-related disease that damages your eye's optic nerve. It usually happens when fluid accumulates in the front part of your eye. That extra fluid increases the pressure in the eye, damaging the optic nerve.More