Retina Specialist

Retina, a thin layer of tissue on the inside back wall of your eye. It contains millions of light sensitive cells (Rods & Cones) and other nerve cells that receive and organize visual information.

Various symptoms of retinal diseases are:

  • Seeing floating Specks or Cobwebs, e.g., one sees a black fly is moving around eyes
  • Blurred vision
  • Distorted vision (straight lines looks wavy)
  • Defects in side vision
  • Objects can be seen Small or Big
  • Lost vision

Common Retinal Disorders are:

  • Retinal Tear: Patient experiences flashes of light
  • Retinal detachment
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Hypertensive Retinopathy
  • Epiretinal membrane
  • Age related macular degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular hole
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa

Various methods of diagnosing retinal disorders are:

  • Amsler Grid Test
  • Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT)
  • FFA (Fundus fluorescein Angiography)
  • ICG (Indocyanine Green Angiography)
  • USG B-Scan
  • CT f MRI

Methods of Treatment:

  • Taser- Mostly used is Green Laser
  • Intravitreal injections
  • Retinal surgeries