Corneal perforations due to eye injuries with physical objects like pen, pencils etc. are more common among children. Most full thickness corneal perforations require immediate surgery. Cornea specialists are the right eye doctors to manage such corneal injuries. Timely treatment can, not just save, but give excellent visual results in such cases.
Eye trauma can happen due to flying metal particles; hence, welders are more prone to eye injuries. The impact of such trauma can pass through cornea to affect iris, lens and vitreous body. Check out a welder’s story wherein an iron particle lead to corneo-scleral tear and a traumatic cataract. He was provided with best globe repair and subsequent cataract surgery at AEHI.
Winding up all the duties, Chandu*, a 22 year-old young delivery boy left his office. In a jiffy, he and his office colleague wore helmet and headed towards their respective homes riding his motorbike. After a few kilometres, little did he know that this feeling of being content on completing the routine work was short-lived.…
Having a lump in any part of the body is always a concern. When I developed a lump in my eye I was frightened and got it checked immediately. I am happy I took that decision and met Dr. Akshay Nair at AEHI eye hospital who did a wonderful job.
An eye gear could have saved me from the torture I went through by burning my eyes due to few splashes of acid at work. But lucky for me, Dr. Vandana Jain came to rescue and saved my eyes.