What are the most common eye problems?
The 5 most common eye problems
  1. Dry Eye. Dry eye is one of the most common eye problems
  2. Diabetic Retinopathy. Retinopathy is the most common eye problem in people with diabetes
  3. Cataracts. As we age, the lenses in our eyes can become cloudy
  4. Glaucoma
  5. Macular Degeneration
What is the main cause of cataracts?

Most cataracts develop when aging or injury changes the tissue that makes up the eye's lens. Proteins and fibers in the lens begin to break down, causing vision to become hazy or cloudy. Some inherited genetic disorders that cause other health problems can increase your risk of cataracts.

What is cataract explain?

A cataract is a cloudy area in the lens of your eye (the clear part of the eye that helps to focus light). Cataracts are very common as you get older. In fact, more than half of all Americans age 80 or older either have cataracts or have had surgery to get rid of cataracts.

What are the first signs of having cataracts?
What are the Symptoms of Cataracts?
  • Cloudy Vision – One of the most obvious signs of early-stage cataracts is the appearance of noticeable fuzzy spots in your field of vision.
  • Difficulty Seeing at Night – Patients with early-stage cataracts also report gradual worsening of nighttime vision.
What are the 3 types of cataracts?

There are three primary types of cataracts: nuclear sclerotic, cortical and posterior subcapsular.<./p>

  • Nuclear Sclerotic Cataracts
  • Cortical Cataracts
  • Posterior Subcapsular Cataracts.
What are the 3 types of cataract surgery?
Types of cataract surgery
  • Phacoemulsification. Phacoemulsification is a surgical procedure that uses an ultrasound probe to break up the cloudy lens for removal
  • Extracapsular surgery
  • Laser-assisted cataract surgery
Is cataract painful surgery?

Cataract surgery is not painful. While patients are awake during surgery, there is little or no discomfort involved. A mild sedative may be administered before the surgery, which calms the nerves, and eye drops are used to numb the eye.

What happens during cataract surgery?

During cataract surgery, the clouded lens is removed, and a clear artificial lens is usually implanted. In some cases, however, a cataract may be removed without implanting an artificial lens. Surgical methods used to remove cataracts include: Using an ultrasound probe to break up the lens for removal.

How long does cataract surgery last?

Cataract surgery is a straightforward procedure that usually takes 30 to 45 minutes. It's often carried out as day surgery under local anaesthetic and you should be able to go home on the same day.

What Is Lasik Surgery?
LASIK, full form is  Laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis.  It is a refractive surgery that uses a laser to reshape the clear dome-shaped front part of your eye, is called the cornea. This treatment can correct vision problems like nearsightedness (myopia), farsightedness (hyperopia), and astigmatism.
What Are The Types Of Lasik Surgery?
As per your needs, the LASIK surgery is customized. The most common types are: Traditional LASIK: A thin corneal flap is created and the underlying tissue is reshaped with a laser, where the flap is repositioned.  Blade-free LASIK: A popular technique with reduced risk of complication. A  femtosecond laser is used to create the corneal flap Wavefront-guided LASIK: Advanced technique for personalized laser treatment. where a computerized map of your eye's imperfections to sharper your vision. 
Is Lasik Surgery Safe?
Yes, LASIK Surgery is a safe option for all age groups. However, it is best to consult an ophthalmologist first before taking any further steps. This is due to the patient's medical history which can cause a hindrance.  At Garg Eye Hospital, we take into account all the factors like suitability for your treatments, any risks due to ongoing treatment/condition, etc. We assure you 100% safe and painless treatment in the whole of Patiala, Punjab. 
What does LASIK surgery do?

Laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) can be an alternative to glasses or contact lenses. During LASIK surgery, a special type of cutting laser is used to precisely change the shape of the dome-shaped clear tissue at the front of your eye (cornea) to improve vision.

Is the LASIK painful?

Fortunately, LASIK eye surgery is not painful. Right before your procedure, your surgeon will place numbing eye drops into both of your eyes. While you may still feel a little bit of pressure during the procedure, you should not feel any pain.

Is LASIK better than glasses?

Is LASIK better than glasses? Laser vision correction actually corrects astigmatism, it does not compensate for the refractive error in a similar manner to glasses and contacts. As a result, patients with astigmatism frequently notice better vision with LASIK than with contacts or glasses.

is lasik good for eyesight?

LASIK often offers improved vision without the hassle of glasses or contact lenses. In general, you have a very good chance of achieving 20/25 vision or better after refractive surgery.

How long does lasik last for?

While the effects of LASIK surgery are permanent, the benefits can decrease over time. For most patients, the results of LASIK will last a lifetime. About 10-12% of patients nationwide will need an enhancement surgery because of anatomical changes to the eye/eyes.

What is lasik eye surgery cost in india?

You can expect LASIK cost for both eyes to be anywhere between Rs. 35,000 – Rs. 75,000.

What is difference between Lasik Laser and PRK?

Both LASIK and PRK use a laser to reshape the cornea, the clear outer layer of your eye that focuses light so you can see clearly. But they do it in slightly different ways. LASIK creates a thin flap in the cornea. PRK removes the outer layer of the cornea, which grows back over time.

How is LASIK eye surgery done?
Around 15-30 minutes per eye is taken when performing a LASIK eye surgery procedure. The steps involved are as follows: 1. Numbing: Anesthetic eye drops are applied to numb the eye. 2. Flap creation: A microkeratome blade or a femtosecond laser creates a thin flap in the cornea. 3. Tissue reshaping: The excimer laser removes a part of corneal tissue to reshape it. 4. Flap repositioning: The corneal flap is gently placed back in its original position and allowed to heal naturally.
What services does Garg Eye Hospital offer?
Garg Eye Hospital offers a comprehensive range of eye care services, including but not limited to: Routine eye check-ups Cataract surgery Glaucoma treatment Retina and vitreous services Cornea and refractive surgery Pediatric ophthalmology Oculoplasty and orbital surgery Contact lens services Low vision aids LASIK and refractive surgery
How do I schedule an appointment at Garg Eye Hospital?
To schedule an appointment, you can: Call our reception during working hours. Visit our website and use our online appointment scheduling system. Walk into the hospital and schedule an appointment at the front desk.
Do I need a referral to visit Garg Eye Hospital?
No, a referral is not necessary. You can directly visit our hospital for an eye consultation and evaluation.
Are there parking facilities available at Garg Eye Hospital?
Yes, we have ample parking facilities available for our patients and visitors.
Are there emergency services available at Garg Eye Hospital?
Yes, Garg Eye Hospital provides 24/7 emergency eye care services.
Does Garg Eye Hospital accept insurance?
Yes, Garg Eye Hospital accepts various health insurance plans. We recommend contacting our billing department to confirm if your insurance is accepted and to understand the billing process.
How can I pay for services at Garg Eye Hospital?
We accept various modes of payment, including: Cash Credit/debit cards Online payment Health insurance
Can I get a second opinion at Garg Eye Hospital?
Yes, we encourage seeking a second opinion if needed. Our experienced doctors are available to provide a comprehensive second opinion based on your medical condition and history.
How can I reach Garg Eye Hospital in case of any queries or concerns?
For any queries or concerns, you can: Call our helpline at tel:+919855491500 Send an email to [gargeyehosp@gmail.com]. Visit our hospital and talk to our front desk staff.