The cornea is the clear front dome shaped window of the eye. It provides about 2/3 of the eye's focusing power. It gives us a clear window to look through and is the key to good vision. It also helps shield the rest of the eye from germs, dust, and other harmful pollutants.The Corneal Service at our centre delivers medical and surgical care to a wide variety of corneal, external eye related diseases and anterior segment eye disorders.The Service is managed by a trained corneal sub-specialist ophthalmologist. Some of the problems dealt with are:
Ocular Surface Disorders
Diseases affecting the ocular surface result in non-specific symptoms and can range from a tired or itching eye to diminished vision in severe cases.