What is an Ophthalmology?


Ophthalmology is the branch of medicine that deals with the anatomy, physiology and diseases of the eye. Health professional trained both medically and surgically to treat eye disorders, especially the most serious eye diseases such as macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and glaucoma is an ophthalmologist.


Most people see an ophthalmologist because they are experiencing chronic or severe vision symptoms, such as:

Diagnostic Services and Treatment Options:

Ophthalmologists are responsible for the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of almost all eye conditions and visual issues.
Subspecialist ophthalmologists tend to treat and monitor certain conditions, for example:

Department of Ophthalmology at Sims Hospital:

SIMS hospital has the best Ophthalmologists Doctors in Chennai, Provide a comprehensive range of medical and surgical eye care for the protection, preservation, enhancement and restoration of vision, for all age groups.

Ophthalmologist at Sims Hospitals performs the most advanced surgical procedures, including surgical and reconstructive techniques. Specially trained nurses and technicians are available during all surgical procedures in the hospital.

Our multidisciplinary eye specialists expertise ensures that care is taken not only for primary eye disorders, but also for eye problems associated with other systemic diseases such as diabetes, thyroid disorders, autoimmune conditions, stroke, etc. Many eye problems are related to certain medical conditions and we offer 24*7 emergency services.

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