Far-sightedness symptoms include difficulty seeing nearby. In more advanced cases, some even struggle with intermediate and distance vision.
Age-related macular degeneration risks include infection or bleeding. At Bermuda International Institute of Ophthalmology, we ensure to take precautions so that the likelihood of this happening is decreased immensely.
Welcome to the Bermuda International Institute of Ophthalmology YouTube Channel Hello, and welcome to our YouTube Channel. My name is Dr Leonard Teye-Botchway, and I’m the medical director of the Bermuda International Institute of Ophthalmology. Through recommendations and suggestions from many of our patients, we’ve put together a comprehensive package of information
Cataract surgery is the most commonly performed eye surgery there is. Because of technology and advanced techniques, cataract surgery risks have a very low chance of occuring.
Glaucoma treatment risks depend on the type of glaucoma that the patient has. Before we prescribe any treatment, we ensure the patient understands any risks or complications.
The risks of laser eye surgery depend on the condition that we are treating. Overall, laser eye surgery is very safe and has very few risks.
Age-related macular degeneration treatment isn't very definitive. There is no known cure for macular degeneration as there is for example for cataracts. However, there are measures we can adopt to reduce the progression of macular degeneration.
A cataract forms on the lens of the eye with age. It turns the natural lens cloudy and starts to interfere with the patient's vision.
Dr. Leonard Teye Botchway's training and experience in ophthalmology is extensive. He spent years in London mastering the field of ophthalmology before he went to serve as an ophthalmologist in Bermuda which for quite some time, he was the only ophthalmologist on the island.
Diabetic retinopathy treatment depends on the severity of the condition. There are several different types of diabetic retinopathy treatment and we determine which one is appropriate after a thorough assessment.