Is your child blinking frequently? We spoke with Dr Annegret Dahlmann-Noor, one of the UK's leading ophthalmologists to discuss eye conditions that cause excessive blinking in children. Find out the causes, diagnosis and treatment, and when you should take your child to an ophthalmologist.
In our latest article, leading consultant ophthalmologist, Mr Sundeep Kheterpal, provides a detailed insight into minimally invasive glaucoma surgery.
There are different methods ophthalmologists use to remove cataracts during surgery. One method is phacoemulsification, an ultrasound technique performed through a micro incision. Mr Sivanandy Nagendran, an ophthalmologist and cataract specialist, explains this surgery and what to expect before, during, and after.
Cataracts affect many people, especially as they get older. Nearly half the people in the UK will have cataracts at the age of 65 and older; but it is common in younger people, as well. Mr Sivanandy Nagendran, an ophthalmologist and cataract specialist, answers questions about cataract surgery and discusses related important information.
Retinal veil occlusion is more prevalent in people over the age of 60, though younger people sometime experience it too. We spoke with the highly experienced ophthalmologist, Dr Gabriella Da Salvo, to discuss this condition. We found out what the early symptoms are and what the prognosis is. Have a read of this article to find out whether retinal vein occlusion is dangerous.
A yearly eye check-up is always smart but have you considered a more holistic approach to your eye care? Dr Jasvir Grewal speaks to Top Doctors about the benefits of holistic ophthalmology assessments.
New anti-growth antibodies being used in wet macular degeneration treatment has resulted in improved vision for many. Mr Vaughan Tanner, senior consultant ophthalmic surgeon, talks to Top Doctors about a new technique that uses these antibodies, considering the benefits and risks involved.
Commonly known as long-sightedness or farsightedness, hyperopia is an issue that affects a large part of the population, especially as we get older. Consultant opthalmologist, Mr Aris Konstantopoulos is here to tell us more about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of this condition.
Watery eyes can be a nuisance or in some cases, they can affect vision and make you look like you’re crying. Mr Jimmy Uddin is a leading specialist who regularly helps patients find a solution to their watery eyes. Learn from him about the common and uncommon causes as well as the best approach to treatment.
Do you know how to spot the differences between a chalazion and a stye? We spoke with a leading ophthalmologist based in London, Mr Jimmy Uddin, to find out. In this latest article, we also spoke about the fastest ways of getting rid of chalazions, when surgery might be a good idea, what aftercare is necessary and how chalazions and styes can be prevented.