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Diagnosis and management of macular and retinal diseases


  • The retina is a very thin layer of tissue covering the inside wall of the eye. It functions like the film in a camera by capturing images and sending it to the brain for interpretation. It is the seeing tissue of the eye. At the center of the retina is found a small area called the macula. The macula is the most seeing part of the retina which is capable of creating sharp and clear images.
  • The retina and macula are affected by a variety of diseases which result in severe loss of vision. These include hereditary retinal diseases (e.g. Retinitis Pigmentosa), degenerative diseases (age-related macular degeneration), various infections (e.g. HIV, toxoplasmosis), retinal detachment and diabetic retinopathy. Read More

    Retinal Detachment
  • At Biruh Vision Eye Clinic, we are well equipped for the diagnosis and treatment of retinal and macular diseases.
  • Our diagnostic facilities include:
    • Fundus Photography – take pictures of the inside of the eye in order to document any abnormal findings in the retina like retinal bleeding.
    • Fluorescein Angiography – an examination which is very crucial in the evaluation of retinal diseases like diabetic retinopathy, diseases of retinal blood vessels, age-related macular degeneration and many others.
    • Ultrasound – examination of the posterior part of the eye when the view is occluded by opacities like cataract and bleeding inside the eye
    • Optical Coherence Tomography – the most advanced technology in the evaluation of the retina which shows the minutest changes from any disease – coming soon
  • Our treatment facilities for retinal and macular diseases include:
    • Laser treatment
    • Retinal detachment surgery
    • Vitrectomy surgery
    • Intravitreal injection of Avastin and Lucentis
  • For further information please contact Biruh Vision Eye Clinic