Do you know ?
- Six muscles control the movement of each eye.
- A loss of co-ordination between the muscles to both eyes leads to misalignment.
- It is not a cosmetic problem.
- It can be associated with decreased vision.
Types of squints:
- Esotropia, wherein the eyes turn inward.
- Exotropia, wherein the eye turn outward.
- Hypertropia, when eye is upwards.
That letting it remain results in the deterioration of vision in the squinted eye.
A loss of co-ordination between the muscles to both eyes leads to misalignment. It is not a cosmetic problem. It can be associated with decreased vision.
Surya Eye Touch
At Surya Eye, we lay special emphasis on first pin-pointing the area of disturbance, before going ahead with any form of surgery or therapy, simply because we understand the importance of our responsibility, that of protecting your eyes
We at Surya recognize your need to look good. A squint mars even a presentable face and makes that vital difference between social acceptance and isolation. It now has a solution in the form of our highly specialized Squint Clinic and its revolutionary treatment.
The treatment involves a Squint Correction Surgery that aligns the eye balls but does not guarantee solving eye sight problems. The process weakens or strengthens one or more among the six muscles attached to each eyeball to make the eye straight. Local anesthesia for adults and general anesthesia for children is used in the operation.
Besides the squint, cosmetic eye surgery is also done to improve facial appearance by carrying out plastic surgery on eyelids for drooping of the eyelids, cysts and tumors.
So finally there is hope, to lead a normal sociable life.