MY GLAUCOMA CLINIC
Glaucoma is a leading cause of blindness worldwide, affecting an estimated 80 million people. It is often called the "silent thief of sight" because it can cause vision loss without noticeable symptoms until the disease progresses to an advanced stage. To minimize the Glaucoma disease burden, under the aegis of Dr Minal, from Shroff Eye Center, encourages to gets your eye tested periodically, by trained eye specialist
Elevated eye pressure or intraocular pressure, is a major risk factor for glaucoma. However, not all people with elevated eye pressure develop glaucoma, and not all people with glaucoma have elevated eye pressure. This is why regular eye exams are so important in detecting and monitoring the disease.
The goal is to encourage people to get their eyes tested, especially those who are at high risk for glaucoma, including people over the age of 60, people with a family history of glaucoma, and people of African or Hispanic descent.
Experienced Eye Specialist, Dr Minal, Consulting at My Eye Clinic Greenfield and Shroff Eye Center, reiterates the need for other risk factors for glaucoma including age, family history, and certain medical conditions such as diabetes and high blood pressure In addition to eye pressure testing. Early detection and treatment are key to preventing vision loss from glaucoma. My Eye Clinic has provision to provide screening and monitoring of Glaucoma patients by latest state of art equipments including Ocular Coherence Tomography (OCT) and Perimetery. My Eye Clinic promotes affordable quality eye care for all the category of patients without financial or technical limitations. Treatment options for Glaucoma include eye drops, laser therapy, and surgery.