Specialists in the Ophthalmology Department at Almater Hospital offer patients a full range of eye care, from routine eye examinations to complex surgical procedures. Almater Hospital ophthalmology and optometry specialists have expertise in managing all eye problems, including cataracts, glaucoma, macular degeneration, corneal and eye surface disease and crossed eyes.
They have special expertise in cancer of the eye, diseases of the eyelids and orbit, vitreo-rentinal diseases and neuro-ophthalmological disorders. Almater Hospital eye care experts also offer refractive laser surgery, cosmetic eye surgery and contact lens services.
Almater Hospital specialists work closely together to understand and address each patient’s needs. At Almater, treatment for eye problems related to other diseases — such as diabetes and autoimmune or thyroid disease — is coordinated among specialists. Patients benefit from the collective experience and wisdom of all specialists with expertise on their condition, including physicians from ophthalmology, oncology and otorhinolaryngology (ENT).
Most common procedures performed at Almater Hospital:
- LASIK (Vision correction using a laser system)
- Treatment for Strabismus
- Keratoconus Surgery
- Retinal Photocoagulation
- Cataract Extraction with or without Intraocular Lens Placement
- Argon Trabeculoplasty
- Iridotomies with Yagláser
- Phacoemulsification Cataract