Ophthalmology is a speciality devoted to the treatment and diagnosis of eye problems. It includes eye surgery, eye testing, prescribing vision-correcting eye lenses, and prescribing medicines for the treatment of the eyes. Ophthalmologists deal with infections, injuries, disorders, and diseases of the eye.
There are many eye clinics and eye care hospitals in and around Patna. Most eye hospitals have facilities to provide the best surgery and care to treat eye problems. In Patna, there are many government hospitals as well, to treat diseases and conditions that are related to the eyes.
Some hospitals specialize in laser treatment to correct vision. Apart from the diagnosis of moderate-to-severe eye troubles, these hospitals also specialize in many procedures to treat eye concerns such as – cataract surgery, glaucoma surgery, refractive surgery to correct vision, reconstructive surgery to repair birth trauma, etc. Furthermore, they provide treatment of tear duct infections, neoplasm removal, and treatment of other eye complications like corneal transplants, and repairing detached retinas.