Glaucoma is a condition that causes damage to the optic nerve. It is usually associated with high pressure within the eye and if left untreated, it can cause irreversible blindness. The risk of Glaucoma increases with age, diabetes, nearsightedness and hereditary tendencies. Good news is that early signs of Glaucoma with routine examinations and relevant treatment can be provided.
Dr. Akshata is a best ophthalmologist in Chembur that can help detect early onset of this disease and provide relevant treatments such as medication eye drops, laser surgery or more complex surgical procedures. The treatment is provided after a thorough evaluation of the existing condition and several other factors as mentioned above.