With its ability for quick repair, the cornea (the clear front layer of your eye) usually heals after most injury or disease. However, when there is deep injury to the cornea, the healing process may be prolonged, possibly resulting in a variety of symptoms, including: Pain. Blurred vision. A Corneal Transplant is a procedure that replaces the damaged or diseased cornea with donated corneal tissue that is healthy. The transplant is an outpatient procedure and recovery may take 6-12 weeks of recovery. Your doctor will give you eyedrops to help your eye heal and prevent your body from rejecting the donor tissue.
How Does Pannu Laser & Vision Institute Assess Your Need For A Transplant?
You will meet with Dr. Mutyala for an examination to determine which procedure is right for you. Your eye will be examined, diagnosed and your condition assessed. Dr. Mutyala will discuss the options available to you, as well as their benefits and risks.
When Should I Schedule an Appointment To Be Examined With Pannu Laser & Vision Institute?
If you believe you need a cornea transplant or have been told you require one, or have any other eye health concern, schedule your appointment as soon as possible.Call 954-484-0700 to schedule your FREE Consultation.