Eye care in Iran offers some the best ophthalmic surgeons and Eye care Professionals with academic expertise and hands on experience in facilities with world class international standards.
Those who seek eye care treatments, in technologically advanced and yet cost saving hospitals and clinic, can take advantage of first class professional care and medical expertise in IRAN, without bearing long waiting lists and with a very affordable cost.
The country boasts some of the most expert eye care professionals who are highly trained and the hospitals are equipped with the most advanced technologies for ophthalmological procedures.
Selected Tehran’s private hospitals and clinics offer quality eye care and advanced treatments include:
Artificial Intraocular Lens Implantation
Intraocular lenses (IOLs) are medical devices that are implanted inside the eye to replace the eye’s natural lens when it is removed during cataract surgery. IOLs also are used for a type of vision correction surgery called refractive lens exchange. (read more)
Blepharoplasty includes surgery to repair droopy eyelids that may involve removing excess skin, muscle and fat. As you age, your eyelids stretch, and the muscles supporting them weaken. As a result, excess fat may gather above and below your eyelids, causing sagging eyebrows, droopy upper lids and bags under your eyes.
Besides making you look older, severely sagging skin around your eyes can reduce your side vision (peripheral vision), especially the upper and outer parts of your field of vision. Blepharoplasty can reduce or eliminate these vision problems and make your eyes appear younger and more alert. (read more)
Cataract is a clouding of the lens inside the eye, causing vision loss that cannot be corrected with glasses, contact lenses or corneal refractive surgery like LASIK. (read more)
Corneal Transplant Surgery
Corneal transplantation, also known as corneal grafting, is a surgical procedure where a damaged or diseased cornea is replaced by donated corneal tissue (the graft). The cornea, or the bulge that protects the pupil, is also vital for focusing light waves in a process called refraction. Most visual issues and problems involve refraction errors. The cornea is, is vital to vision. The need to replace or transplanted cornea may be due to several factors, including ulcers, disease, or damage. A cornea transplant is known in medical terms as keratoplasty. (read more)
Diabetic Retinopathy Treatment
The Early Treatment for Diabetic Retinopathy Study has found that laser surgery for macular edema reduces the incidence of moderate visual loss (doubling of visual angle or roughly a 2-line visual loss) from 30% to 15% over a 3-year period.
Diabetic retinopathy is diabetes-related damage to the light-sensitive retina in the back of the eye. As diabetes progresses, chronic high blood sugar levels cause changes that damage the tiny blood vessels in the retina, which makes them leak fluid or hemorrhage (bleed). (read more)
An eye examination is a series of tests performed by an ophthalmologist (medical doctor), optometrist, or orthoptist assessing vision and ability to focus on and discern objects, as well as other tests and examinations pertaining to the eyes. A comprehensive eye exam can take an hour or more, depending on the doctor and the number and complexity of tests required to fully evaluate your vision and the health of your eyes. (read more)
Glaucoma can be treated with eye drops, pills, laser surgery, traditional surgery or a combination of these methods. The goal of any treatment is to prevent loss of vision, as vision loss from glaucoma is irreversible.Glaucoma is damage to the optic nerve. The condition causes increased production and imbalance of eye fluid called aqueous humor. This excessive aqueous humor increases pressure in the eye and reduces the eye’s ability to function properly. Glaucoma also causes canals that drain fluid to become clogged, blocked so they can’t drain the fluid, leading to loss of vision. (read more)
Excessive watering of the eye is an extremely common reason for referral to an oculoplastic and lacrimal surgeon. Often the treatment is non-surgical , or involves correction of an eyelid malposition, but a proportion of these patients have an obstruction or increased resistance in the lacrimal drainage system. (read more)
Laser Cataract Surgery
In laser cataract surgery, an advanced femtosecond laser replaces or assists use of a hand-held surgical tool for the following steps in cataract surgery: The corneal incision. The anterior capsulotomy. Lens and cataract fragmentation. (read more)
Lid deformity surgery
Oculoplastics, Orbit and Reconstructive Surgery
Oriental eyelid surgery
puffy eyelids surgery
Refractive Eye Surgery
(Photo Refractive Keratectomy (PRK)) (Laser Eye Surgery (LASIK))(Vision Correction Surgery)
In addition there are many more in an environment you feel at home. The clinics take advantage of advanced technological equipment and have excellent achievements and high success rate in this field in their resume in eye care in Iran.