Protecting Your Eyes In The Workplace: Check These Useful Insights

Eye-related problems and injuries in the workplace happen more often than you think. They can cause serious complications, leading to temporary or permanent loss of vision. Here we share useful insights on protecting your eyes in the workplace, whether you work  in a hazardous workplace or in an office and when should you rush to …

How to Respond to Child Injuries? Useful Insights for Parents

Kids often injure their eyes while playing. Most eye injuries are minor and can be treated at home but some injuries may need immediate medical attention. Minor injuries could be soap going into the eyes or dirt inside an eye. Major injuries can happen due to a fall or maybe playing during some games such …

Questions to Ask Your LASIK Eye Surgeon?

Laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis  (LASIK) is one of the most common types of refractive surgeries performed.  It is quite effective in treating nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism and thereby reducing dependence on eyeglasses and contact lenses. During LASIK eye surgery, a cutting laser is used to change the shape of the cornea to improve vision. If …

Frequently asked questions about laser eye surgery

LASIK or laser eye treatment is the best known and most commonly performed surgery to correct refractive errors. LASIK surgery helps to reduce dependence on prescription glasses and contact lenses.  Here we answer some of the common questions asked on LASIK: Question: 1 How does LASIK surgery work? During laser eye treatment, a special type …

How is a corneal abrasion diagnosed? How is a corneal abrasion treated? And other FAQs are answered here

The cornea is the clear surface that covers the front of the eye. It helps to protect the eye from debris and harmful UV rays. The cornea also plays an important role in focusing light. When the cornea is scratched, the injury is called a corneal abrasion. Small corneal abrasions usually heal in a few …