Drushti - Eye and Retina Centre & Rajiv Nursing Home

Role of Combination Treatment and follow up in diabetic eye disease Ref No:-96-01291

       This 34 years old patient presented with proliferative diabetic retinopathy in 1997

       He had florid new vessels & fibrous tissue in the right eye.

       Following laser there was scarring & regression of new vessels

       However patient complained of distorted vision post laser which was due to traction at macula.

       He underwent vitrectomy in 2000.

       3 years later his vision dropped due to cataract & he underwent cataract surgery.

       Following this combined treatment of vitrectomy & cataract surgery his vision improved to 6/36 N36 & has maintained same over 13 years.

dr vatsal parikh