Laser Eye Surgery/keratoconus

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Sir yesterday my doctor diagnosed me with Keratoconus.. He was talking about Intac rings inserted into my eyes.. And a Laser for the disease to stop progressing.. Sir I want to ask you that will my disease stop progressing after Laser? And will Intac rings provide me a solution to this disease? Are there any side effects of Intac rings? Do Intac rings have any complications after rubbing my eyes? Kindly help me out with these problems as soon as possible as I have appointment on Monday for Laser..

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Dear Jahanzaib,

Intacs is a temporary solution, one that is not a personal favourite with me. But yes, crosslinking surgery (c3R), if it can be considered, then it should be done without delay.

For more on C3R procedure do read on www.lasikindia.in

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Dr Shroff

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Dr Anand Shroff, MD, FICS

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I am happy to answer any questions on eye care. My expertise is in Laser Eye surgery (LASIK, Epi LASIK), Multifocal Implants, Cataract, Glaucoma and procedures for Corneal abnormalities like Keratoconus - Corneal Collagen Crosslinking C3R

Experience

OF LASIK, We are one of the first centres to use the wavefront guided LASIK or custom LASIK procedures and the only center in India using the most safest,accurate and fastest excimer laser in the world- 'The Wavelight Concerto, 500 Hz laser'. Doctors from various parts of the world train with me and few other experts in Germany each year on our wavefront procedures. Our centre is the first eye hospital to be awarded the highest certfication in healthcare- the Joint Commission International (JCI from USA) and is also the referral centre for our Wavelight Laser Technologies, Germany in India. We have treated patients from 89 countries and this list keeps growing as more and more patients are getting increasingly aware of the benefits of treatment with advanced technology in laser eye surgery.

Organizations
ASCRS [American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery]certified by USA- Joint Commission International

Publications
http://www.shroffeye.org

Education/Credentials
MD Ophthalmology and FICS [Fellow of the International College of Surgeons]

Awards and Honors
please see http://www.shroffeye.org and www.lasikindia.in

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