In Mumbai there are few special Refractive Surgery
Centres and are certified as ISO-9001: 2001. They
are dedicated to provide the best of ophthalmic care
to the general public and international patients too.
Today the highest international quality of eye care
for cornea, cataract squint and glaucoma is available
in over 40 centres in India.
The no stitch cataract surgery with the most modern
way of removing cataract through the use of Phaceomulsification
procedure can be performed in India for as little
as 20,000 to 30,000 for both eyes (case to case basis).
The same surgery costs $40,000 in USA.
These specialty centres provide the best of the ophthalmic
care in the field of:
Routine eye examination.
Glaucoma (Diagnosis and
Corneal diseases and
Corneal Refractive surgery
through laser for correction of:-
Digital Imaging Analysis
of the Eye (Specular Microscopy, Anterior Segment
and Posterior Segment)
Phakic Intra-ocular Lens
Contact Lens Practice
Retinal Laser and Angiography
Diagnosis and treatment
of Macular diseases and age related Macular Degeneration(PDT)
These centres are equipped with the
state of the art instruments imported from Japan, Germany
& U.S.A. to perform laser eye surgery & carry
out routine ophthalmic examination & treatment.
Some of the instruments installed at these centres are:
Slit Lamp - Bio microscopes-
Used for Microscopic Examination of the eye
A-Scan Bio meters (Sonography
machine)- For measuring the Axial length &
Intra ocular lens power prior to cataract operation.
Yag Laser - for
posterior capsulotomy following cataract surgery
and laser treatment for Glaucoma.
Wild Operating Microscopes
- For performing microscopic eye surgery.
Non Contact Tonometer - Non touch
method of measuring the intra ocular pressure.
Auto Refractometers - Automated
computerized refractive error mearsurement (number
Keratometers - For measuring
the corneal curvature in contact lens practice
Automated Computerized Perimeter
- For mapping the field of vision in Glaucoma.
- For accurate measurement of intraocular
Phoroptor System - To determine
the refractive power of the eye.
These hospitals are equipped with
State of the art well-equipped ophthalmic operation
theatres - with laminar airflow system to
perform different types of eye operation.
Corneal pachymeter - Machine
to measure the thickness of cornea for Laser vision
Corneal Topography machine
to measure the refractive power of the cornea
prior to LASIK.
Spicular microscope to study
the endothelial cell count for cornea transplantation
and corneal digital diseases.
Digital fundus camera for
performing retinal Angiographies
Anterior segment digital slit
lamp-imaging system for documenting eye diseases.
Refractive Surgery - FAQ's
Qus- Can I get both eyes operated and treated at the same time? Ans- You can get both eye operated at the same time, this will reduce healing time which you will experience after surgery.
Qus- Can I drive myself home after surgery? Ans- Because your vision may be blurry for the first few hours after the procedure, and you will be under mild oral sedative prior to your surgery, it is advisable someone should drive you home, you will be able to drive within a day or two or maximum three days.
Qus - will my activities be normal after my surgery.
Ans - You will have to avoid visually strenuous activities for at least 1 to 2 days after LASIK and 3 days after LASIK / PRK. (Photorefractive keratectomy.)
Qus - Can I play sports after the surgery? Ans - Visual strenuous activities, sports on playgrounds, swimming and sport in rain should be avoided for several weeks.
Qus -Can I sprinkle water in my eyes? Ans -You should avoid sprinkling water in your eyes or getting wet in rains at least for a week after your surgery.
Qus - Can I use Make-up for my eyes? Ans - It will be advisable to avoid using eye make-up for a week or two after surgery to reduce the risk of infection.
Qus - Will my vision after surgery be perfect? Ans - Your vision after surgery will be perfect, or under corrected or over corrected. This can be adjusted with a minor enhancement procedure or touch-up. This procedure is performed approximately three months after the initial surgery if visual improvement is not satisfactorily attained, such enhancement is necessary only in 5% to 10% of cases.
Before taking any decision, it would be advisable to consult your surgeon.
Royal Medical tours (Mumbai) Private Limited has access
to unlimited number of top Medical specialist. Physicians
& Surgeons can be arranged at short notice. Post-operative
treatment of our client is our priority, we provide tailor
made packages for our clients and offer complete personalised
approach while ensuring their personal safety, privacy and
their medical problems are kept confidential.
Advantages from Medical tourism service providers:
Sophistication in health care & diagnostic process has
become too costly; hence every body cannot afford it. Insurance
companies are force to charge very high premium.
15% to 20% American & European population is unable to
insure themselves & their families.
Uninsured people are forced to skip their periodic health
check-ups. So when they fall ill & if the treatment is
delayed, it becomes very chronic, critical & dangerous
Do not panic nor cancel your holiday tour, we in Mumbai provide
all medical related treatment & We can schedule shopping,
excursions, historical site tours, visit to near by beaches,
and hill station, all this around your medical appointment
schedule, and enjoy health + vacation experience.