Keratoconus is an eye disease that facilitates the thinning of the middle of the cornea which makes the cornea bulge out in a cone-like shape resulting in not only significant visual impairment but also the distortion of the normal proportions of your eyes. Though there is no known cause or reason for the occurrence of Keratoconus many experts believe that excessive eye-rubbing could lead to this peculiar condition. Fortunately Keratoconus, though not excessively uncommon is estimated to occur in 1 out of every 2000 people in the general population. The main symptoms of an individual developing this eye disease are usually; blurred or distorted vision. Though this form of blurred vision can be corrected with spectacles earlier on, it is important to visit us at the New Vision Eye Centre Dubai for further observation if your eyesight undergoes frequent changes in power.
Keratoconus is an eye problem that does not cause total blindness but may result in legal blindness if neglected or not recognized and treated. The treatment available for Keratoconus is the novel technique of cross-linking or CXL that utilizes custom made riboflavin drops to saturate the cornea and then activated by the ultraviolet-A light. This then combines with a laser with high sensitivity will derive you the results that you require to restore your eyes back to its usual appearance and function. This procedure also has the ability to modify other eye problem errors as well.
Another remedy for Keratoconus is the implantation of contact lenses (ICL) which is a miniature contact lens that is permanently implanted in to the eye to correct focus. This is an amazing and convenient solution for those who wear external contact lenses but are unsuitable for laser eye surgery due to severe short sightedness or myopia, severe Hyperopia or long-sightedness and possess an inherently thin cornea.
We at the New Vision Eye Centre are renowned for facilitating our clients with the best possible remedies for even the most severe eye ailments with our team of qualified experts at your disposal and for your betterment and wellbeing. So don’t hesitate to contact us for any eye related issue in order to experience not only superior service but also incomparable solutions and advice about your problems at your discretion.
Underestimating the necessity of normally functioning eyes is not done by many for a reason; it is because we understand the importance of seeing in our day to day lives and for our wellbeing. Not being able to see or losing eyesight due to neglect or lack of knowledge is an unprecedented waste so making sure that your eyes are in good function on a frequent basis will never do anything detrimental to you but also lead to positive results in the end. Most eye ailments, though the causes are unknown can be remedied by the right people so seeking them out will do you nothing but good.