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Dr. Agarwal's Eye Hospital Innovates a New Procedure of SFT to Cure 55-Year-Old Glaucoma Patient

  • With the new procedure of Single Pass Four Throw Pupilloplasty (SFT) doctors at Dr. Agarwal's Eye Hospital rehabilitates the eye-sight of a 55-year-old.
  • According to CMD of Dr. Agarwal’s Group of Eye Hospitals, Amar Agarwal, this procedure is a successful innovation for glaucoma treatment, especially closed angle glaucoma.
  • The advantages of the surgery not only include safety and effectiveness but is also helpful in opening up the closed angle structures making the aqueous of the eye flow freely.
  • The SFT treatment can be performed for both cases of early and advanced closed angle glaucoma.
  • The root cause of the disease is fixed in this procedure that involves correction of the location of the iris. creating clear angles.
  • Dr. Vamsidhar said that this procedure was invented to provide better results than laser eye treatments.
  • Till now with the help of this procedure Dr. Agarwal’s Group of Eye Hospitals has successfully treated about 40 glaucoma patients in Karnataka, Chennai and Hyderabad.   


Source: Dr. Agarwal’s Group of Eye Hospitals, Media Update

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Bipasha Mitra

Published Date
: 06-Aug-2017

Bipasha Mitra 

After completing her Bachelors Degree in English and PG Diploma in Journalism, Bipasha started her career in writing. With an eye for detail and a creative bent of mind, she emphatically crafts patient's stories, and pens blogs and articles understanding what the readers want to know and should know for their medical treatment.

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