REPUBLİC OF TURKEY MINISTRY OF HEALTH İzmir Provincial Health Directorat Izmir Katip Celebi University Atatürk Education and Research Hospital

REPUBLİC OF TURKEY MINISTRY OF HEALTH İzmir Provincial Health Directorat Izmir Katip Celebi University Atatürk Education and Research Hospital

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Ophthalmology Clinic

Updated: 08/10/2018

EYE DISEASES CLINIC

Eye Clinic serves with 5 professors (2 professors, 2 associate professors, 1 assistant professor), 1 chief assistant, 5 specialist physicians and 5 medical students. In our clinic, there are 6 policlinic, 4 unit rooms and 10 examination rooms. Planned operations are performed in 3 full-fledged operating rooms every weekday.

The most common operation in our clinic is cataract surgery and it is successfully performed with the technique of phacoemulsification. In addition to routine polyclinic examination, 6 sub-units are provided with specialized treatment services.

1.OKULOPLASTİK UNIT :

In this unit, eyelid low, dermatosalasis, tear canal obstruction, orbital and valve tumors and prosthetic operations are performed. Botox injections are also performed against involuntary contraction of the muscles around the eyes.

2. GLAUCOMA UNIT :

Glaucoma (eye pressure) diagnosis, follow-up and current glaucoma surgery applications are also performed.

3. OPTOMENINX UNIT :

In this unit, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vascular occlusion, macular degeneration (yellow spot disease), macular hall and retinal detachment are diagnosed and followed up. Intravitreal injections, which are part of current retinal therapy, are meticulously applied. Retinal detachment and vitrectomy surgeries are performed with current methods.

4. STARBISMUS - NEUROPHALMOLOGY UNIT

Medical and surgical treatment of strabismus in children and adults is successfully applied in this unit.

5.CORNEA UNIT

  In this unit, diseases such as dry eye, keratitis, keretoconus and corneal dystrophy are diagnosed and followed.

 6.UVEA UNIT

  In this unit, rheumatic diseases, Behçet and sarcoidosis are diagnosed as diseases that may cause uveitis and they are followed up with related clinics.