Professionals will take care of the health of your eyes
Only few people nowadays can boast of a perfect vision. The rapid rate of modern life, daily work staring at the computer screen and relaxation in front of the TV screen – all that combined are badly affecting human eyesight. The desire to fix the eyesight problem once and for all is one of the key conditions making a person seek an ophthalmologist’s assistance. It is important to make the right choice and to entrust your eye-health to a professional!
We address eye problems using advanced treatment techniques and high technology equipment.
The Excimer Eye Clinics employ eye specialists highly experienced in solving all types of eye problems.
Treatment of Eye Diseases
If you suffer from myopia, astigmatism или hyperopia, the Excimer Eye Clinics will give you an opportunity to improve your eyesight and completely get rid of your glasses or lenses using laser vision correction, phakic lens implantation or refractive clear lens extraction.
If you work with computer for hours and your eyes get red or start aching, we will explain the causes and ways to control it. You will also find out that a contemporary eye diagnostics at the Excimer Eye Clinic is not limited to a mere visual acuity testing with Golovin-Sivtsev Table, and that cataract has ceased to be a frightening and hopeless diagnosis meaning loss of vision.
If your kid’s eyesight is decreasing or there is a risk of strabismus, we will tell you how to recover your child’s eyesight. If you are looking forward to having a baby, it will be good for you to know how to preserve your eyesight during your pregnancy as well as to learn about your baby’s vision development and what you should do to prevent eyesight problems.
If your parents have received a cataract diagnosis we will tell you how to help them. Moreover, you will not have to face long-term care or tiresome daily journeys to hospital since the cataract treatment will only take several hours.
We will help you cope with other serious diseases, including glaucoma, retinal dystrophy and detachment. There are different reasons for decreasing eyesight. But in any case, these diseases, if left untreated on the early stage of development, may lead to very complicated eyesight problems and quite often to a complete loss of sight. Therefore, do not put that off!
Excimer site is an ophthalmic
Is there an extra price for the eye center services for foreign nationals or are all prices equal for all patients?
There is no extra price for Excimer services for foreign nationals. All diagnostic and therapeutical services are provided for foreign nationals at the same price as for Russian nationals.
Are there any special requirements for getting ready for eye testing?
No special requirements, please just follow few rules:
Please avoid use of alcohol the day before the tests.
Women are advised to avoid use of decorative cosmetics on the day of testing. If you wear soft contact lenses you can remove them in the clinic just before the checks, hard lenses should be removed 2 weeks before the testing day. You should carry on you an ID. If you have results of previous examinations please bring them along to show to the doctor during consultation.
My mother had a nearsightedness correction 20 years ago and she says it was painful. Is it any better now?
A trail of negative speculations on vision correction has been there since the time when the only surgery was radial keratotomy. That procedure core was that special notches of up to 30% thickness were cut using a diamond knife on the cornea from pupil to periphery, and those cuts were adhering consequently, resulting in corneal surface change thus altering its refractive properties and improving vision. This was the great advantage. However there were a few drawbacks as well: the tools were far form micrometer accuracy so outcomes were pretty difficult to calculate and ensure. Healing of notches was not so fast and subject to individual regenerative abilities, often causing complications as well. Rehabilitation was slow and enforced a few limitations.
Excimer Laser introduction in ophthalmic surgery was a real breakthrough. Modern Laser vision correction surgery is performed as follows: a corneal flap of 90 to 130 micrometers thick is created and folded aside giving access to inner corneal layers; then the laser evaporates some corneal tissue, the flap is placed back and is self-fixed thanks to own collagen. There is no need for suturing as epithelium is restored along the flap border by itself. Patients start enjoy good vision already 1,5 to 2 hours after the correction.
Procedures keep advancing and the newest FemtoLASIK technique eliminates any mechanical contact. It is also known as «all–laser LASIK», since it is delivered assisted by two lasers: the Femtosecond laser creates corneal flap and Excimer laser corrects corneal shape. Thanks to the procedure being non-contact recovery is very fast with practically no unpleasant sensations possible.
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