Cornea Transplant

The cornea unit consists of well-trained corneal surgeons and is well equipped with instrumentation and technology to provide state-of-the-art care for patients suffering from a wide variety of corneal diseases.

The cornea unit caters to the efficient diagnosis and management of a wide range of corneal diseases.

  • Congenital and hereditary corneal disorders
  • Corneal infections like corneal ulcers(bacterial, fungal, viral)
  • Allergic eye diseases
  • Immunologic disorders of cornea
  • Keratoconus and other corneal degenerations
  • Ocular surface disorders like chemical injuries, Stevens Johnson’s syndrome
  • Ocular surface tumors etc.

Bharti Eye Hospital has an anterior segment imaging equipment with access to state-of-the-art technology.

Facilities & Diagnostic Services Available

  • Corneal Topography (PENTACAM, OPD-3 SCAN)- Evaluates shape and power of corneal surface.
  • Pachymetry- Measurement of corneal thickness
  • Aberrometry-Measures the optical aberrations of the eyeball
  • Specular Microscopy- Study of the corneal endothelium (cells that maintain corneal clarity)
  • Anterior segment OCT
  • Anterior segment digital photography
  • Microbiological and histopathological evaluation of diseases
  • Specialized Contact lens fitting – for irregular cornea, keratoconus and for therapeutic purposes

Surgeries

The department offers most recent advances in the field of corneal surgery which include:
Penetrating keratoplasty(Corneal transplant)
(Optical, tectonic and therapeutic) with anterior segment reconstruction, Combined with SFIOL, Vitreo-retinal procedures and Paediatric Penetrating keratoplasty

Lamellar corneal surgeries:

  • Including Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (DALK)
  • Anterior lamellar keratoplasty(ALK)
  • Automated Lamellar Therapeutic Keratoplasty (ALTK)

Endothelial keratoplasty: Descemet’s Stripping Endothelial keratoplasty(DSEK)

Variety of surgeries for ocular surface disorder:

  • Ocular surface reconstruction
  • Pterygium surgery with autograft
  • Surgeries for Steven Johnson syndrome, chemical injury
  • Amniotic membrane grafting
  • Mucous membrane grafting
  • Stem cell transplant (Simple limbal epithelial transplant(SLET)
  • Incision/Excision biopsy for ocular surface tumour

Keratoconus clinic:

All spectrum of management modalities for keratoconus patients are available at our hospital

  • Collagen cross linking(KXL,C3R). A new modality for arresting progression of keratoconus by strengthening the corneal collagen fibres, involving the use of UV-Light and Riboflavin.
  • Intrastromal corneal ring segment(INTACS)
  • Toric ICL lenses to remove the refractive error for keratoconus patients
  • Rigid contact lenses(RGP)
  • Hybrid contact lenses (Rose-K)
  • Scleral contact lenses

Cornea Transplant Cost in Delhi

Bharti eye hospital is well equipped, NABH accredited eye hospital that human organ transplant act permission from government of India for conducting the cornea transplant. The cornea surgeons at Bharti eye hospital are specially trained in performing corneal transplant. Our Cornea specialist is trained at L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad. The cost of corneal transplant varies from hospital to hospital. We assure all our cornea transplant patients to provide best quality cornea.

Best Cornea Transplant Hospital in India

Bharti eye hospital is a top rated NABH hospital in the eye care. Our eye doctors are the most experienced and well trained from the best of hospitals from India and abroad. World class Government approved Cornea transplant facility is available at Bharti eye hospital. Cornea transplant results are very encouraging.

The leading eye doctors in Delhi are associated with Bharti eye hospital. Eye doctors at Bharti eye hospital are super specialized in different specialty like cataract surgery, Lasik laser, SMILE, glaucoma, squint, Oculoplasty, pediatric ophthalmology, retina etc.

Questions & Answers

What is the success rate of cornea transplant?

The Success Rate Depends Upon Severity Of Corneal Disease. It Also Depends Upon Post Op Care By The Patients.

What are the symptoms of graft rejection?

Redness, Light Sensitivity, Pain, Decrease In Vision Are The Common Symptoms Of Corneal Graft Rejection

What is keratoconus?

Keratoconus Is The Progressive Weakening Of Cornea Due To Which It Looses Its Round Shape And Become Conical.

Can eye rubbing causes keratoconus?

Yes It Can Cause Keratoconus

What is the waiting time to get cornea from eye bank?

There Is No Waiting Time Now For Corneal Transplant In Our Hospital.

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