Comprehensive cataract surgery service is offered at PNK and is performed by highly skilled surgeons. At PNK we treat each and every patient as an individual and hence offer fully customized cataract extraction by phacoemulsification with latest designs of foldable intraocular lens implants.
Cataract surgery is done using state of art equipment, a fully equipped operating room and trained OT staff. We are using phacoemulsification technique with foldable unifocal / multifocal intra-ocular lens implantation. The multi disciplinary practice is rounded out by a cataract surgeon, anesthesiologists, trained counselor, optometrists & trained OT technicians to offer our patients the most complete care possible.
The Phacoemulsification machines used at PNK are:
There is a complete vitreo-retinal set-up with state-of-the-art equipments to cater to any untoward/ inadvertant posterior segment complication of anterior segment surgery.A cataract is a clouding of the normally clear lens of the eye. It can be compared to a window that is frosted or yellowed. The amount and pattern of cloudiness within the lens can vary. If the cloudiness is not near the center of the lens, you may not be aware that a cataract is present.
There are many misconceptions about cataract.
Cataract is not ......
A film over the eye.
Caused by overusing the eyes.
Spread from one eye to the other.
A cause of irreversible blindness.
Most cataracts are related to aging. Cataracts are very common in older people. A cataract can occur in either or both eyes. It cannot spread from one eye to the other.
Pre Operated Cataract Eye
Post Operated Cataract Eye
Other types of cataract:
Secondary Cataract. Cataracts can form after surgery for other eye problems, such as glaucoma, retinal detachment, etc. Cataracts also can develop in people who have other health problems, such as diabetes. Cataracts are sometimes linked to steroid use.
Traumatic Cataract. Cataracts can develop after an eye injury, sometimes years later.
Congenital Cataract. Some babies are born with cataracts or develop them in childhood, often in both eyes. These cataracts may be so small that they do not affect vision. If they do, the lenses may need to be removed.
Radiation Cataract. Cataracts can develop after exposure to some types of radiation.
Cataract surgery in Lucknow
Comprehensive cataract surgery in Lucknow is offered at PNK and cataract surgery in Lucknow performed by highly skilled surgeons. At PNK also we offer fully customized cataract surgery in Lucknow .Cataract surgery in Lucknow is done using state of art equipment,. The advancement in the field are utilize in cataract surgery in Lucknow. No doubt PNK is considered as the best place for cataract surgery in Lucknow.