Mr Venki Sundaram
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon
MD FRCOphth MRCOphth BMBCh BSc

Blog

The Do’s and Don’ts of Travelling After Eye Surgery

14th August 2019

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Eye surgery tends to have a quicker recovery time than other types of surgeries. If you’re eager to get back to normal life, you’re likely to want to travel, whether that be flying across the globe or taking a road trip cross country… let’s take a look at what you should and shouldn’t do when […]

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Eye Care During Hay Fever Season

17th July 2019

yellow flowers in field

Summer should be a time to enjoy the great outdoors, but if you’re affected by hay fever, it’s not always the carefree season you might wish for. Hay fever symptoms such as dry or itchy eyes can make summertime difficult. Follow our eye care tips to help alleviate any irritation you may be experiencing.    What is […]

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Is my Eyesight Affecting my Golf Swing?

10th July 2019

man positioned in golf swing

As all keen golfers will know, good eyesight is essential to the game. So, if your swing has been below par recently, loss of vision could be the cause, and there are a number of eye conditions that could be behind your visual symptoms. These include: Cataracts  Glaucoma   Age-related macular degeneration (AMD)  Myopic degeneration  Read on to discover […]

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Case study – Anita Cullen, Cataract surgery

10th July 2019

Anita’s story  Housewife and former dental nurse Anita Cullen had had a cataract for many years. At first, this only affected her vision in small ways, but as time went by it became progressively worse. At the age of 61, it was getting to the stage where her eyesight was severely affected, leaving her almost blind in her right eye. As […]

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Case Study – Steven Johnston, Cataract Surgery

20th May 2019

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Steven’s story At 56 years of age, Steven’s cataracts were beginning to severely affect his life and he was told by his optician that they would potentially cause him to go blind within 12 weeks. After receiving this frightening news, Steven immediately started looking into surgery. As an Architectural Technologist and Senior Design Manager, Steven’s […]

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