Led by country’s renowned cataract & refractive surgeon, Dr. C. M. Wavikar, cataract department at Wavikar Eye Institute has a world class diagnostic and treatment facility. Advanced technology like Infiniti Vision System with ozil IP torsional phacoemulsification capable of micro phaco or MICS (micro incision cataract surgery), Carl Zeiss VISU 210 microscope, IOL Master strengthens our cataract unit to make patient’s surgery the safest and highly effective one! Latest Intra Ocular Lenses like Multifocal, TORIC and ART lenses (“Restor and Raynor toric multifocal lens”) can make cataract surgery a life changing experience!
Our services also include CLE (Clear Lens Exchange), PRELEX (Presbyopic lens exchange), CTR (capsular tension rings for subluxated cataracts or zonular dialysis).
Wavikar Eye Institute is equipped with all the advanced diagnostic and surgical equipments like OCT (Optical Coherence Tomography), FFA (Fundus Fluorescein Angiography for diabetic retinopathy), Eale’s disease, CRVO (Central Retinal Vein Occlusion), BRVO (Branch Retinal Vein Occlusion), Central Retinal artery occlusion [CRAO ], retinal vasculitis; periphlebitis and posterior uveitis”, Green Laser and Suitureless Vitrectomy unit (“Accurus vitrectomy system, Alcon”) for early diagnosis and management of retinal diseases. The surgery performed includes – Retinal Detachment (Sclera Buckling, C3F8 injection, Silicone Oil Injection), Epi-retinal Membrane Peeling, Macular Hole, Vitrectomy for Vitreous Hemorrhage; Intraocular Foreign Body; Tractional Retinal Detachment; complications of Diabetic Retinopathy.
The department has two renowned eye surgeons – Dr. Archana Tadwalkar & Dr. Nikunj Shah.
The unit offers advantage of early diagnosis and treatment modalities for sight threatening disease like glaucoma. Advanced screening with Perimeter (Humphrey visual field analyser i520), Pachymeter for Central Corneal Thickness, OCT ( posterior OCT for RNFL analysis & anterior OCT for anterior chamber angle analysis), Gonioscopy, latest medication options like SLT (Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty) make this unit an important part of our comprehensive eye care facility.
Procedures performed include YAG Laser Iridotomy, Trabeculotomy, Trabeculectomy with MMC (Mitomycin C), Glaucoma Mini Shunt (Glaucoma Express Shunt), Glaucoma Valve Surgery. We do not have HRT, Diode Laser Cyclophotocoagulation.
Paediatric Eye Care
This branch dedicated to paediatric eye concerns like Squint and Amblyopia is handled by our paediatric ophthalmology expert handling these cases with utmost care and safety.
Pristine Vision Laser Center
Our unit offering the latest OPTILasik customized vision correction treatment has highly sophisticated Allegratto Wave EyeQ 400 Hz excimer laser. Supported by precision equipments like Pentacam Oculyzer and Allegro Abberometer, custom LASIK treatment has helped thousands of patients achieving freedom from glasses and contact lenses!
We offer a bouquet of refractive surgeries.the laser based procedures include wavefront optimized lasik, wavefront guided lasik, custom Q or Q adjusted lasik, topo guided lasik, oculyser guided lasik, epilasik, PRK & lasek. whereas other refractive surgeries include Verisyse Phakic IOL, the Staar ICL, PRELEX and piggyback IOLs. Bioptics, a two step surgical treatment for extreme refractive errors is also available at our institute.
Corneal diseases and corneal blindness are treated with highly sophisticated equipments like DSAEK, Excimer Laser, Pentacam Oculyzer and surgeries performed by experienced & skilled surgeon. We are dedicated to eliminating corneal blindness and our eye bank is continuously working on it through active promotion of eye donation.
Cornea services are headed by Dr. Srivalli Kaza, a renowned corneal surgeon who has worked at the prestigious L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad as a consultant for 5 yrs. We routinely perform corneal procedures like Keratoplasty, DSAEK (Descemet’s Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty), Conjuctival Flap, Pterygium with Conjunctival Autograft, Rose K contact lens fitting, Sceral Lens Fitting for conditions like Steven Johnson Syndrome, Amniotic Membrane Transplant.
This unit deals with facial aesthetics, Orbital diseases and reconstruction. Surgeries of aesthetic as well as clinical importance, trauma management, Botox injection therapy complete the bouquet of ophthalmic services offered by Wavikar Eye Institute.
Diabetic Eye Clinic
Diabetes, a widely observed disease in Indian Population, has adverse effect on eyes leading to many eye problems like Cataract, Glaucoma and Diabetic Retinopathy. Diabetic Eye Clinic of Wavikar Eye Institute is dedicated to detecting these diseases at earlier stage and managing them in an effective way. Our qualified team of consultants is available full time on panel. Wavikar Eye Institute conducts special activities like Diabetic Eye Problems awareness and screening programs, lectures and camps to help diabetics identify and teat their eye problems at right time.
Social Responsibility- School Screening
This initiative of Wavikar Eye Institute has helped thousands of school going pupils ensure good health of their vision. This activity is conducted on the school campus every year at various affiliated schools by our team of qualified technicians and an experienced paediatric eye care specialist.
Corporate screening programme
Increasing numbers of working hours are leading to many occupational hazards including eye problems. corporate screening programme of Wavikar E ye Institute envisages to diagnose,treat these issues at an early stage and educate the concerned people about them. These programmes are conducted on site. other screening programmes involving families of employees are conducted at the institute on yearly basis.
Why You Should Choose WAVIKAR EYE INSTITUTE?
At LensX- WAVIKAR EYE INSTITUTE, we recognize your need for healthy vision and are also aware that you have a specific need. This is why, we offer Regular Eye Check-ups comprising a basic series of tests, as well as a Comprehensive Eye Check-up for corporates, professionals, and others comprising a more detailed examination.