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Chennai: Corneal diseases are supposed to be the 4th most important cause for blindness worldwide after cataract, glaucoma and age-related macular degeneration. Corneal transplantation served as the golden procedure that restored the visual function when the visual impairment caused by corneal diseases became too severe.
Dr Pravin Krishna Vaddavalli is Director of Tej Kohli Cornea Institute; Head of Refractive Surgery, Cataract & Contact Lens Services; and Consultant, Cornea & Anterior Segment Service at L V Prasad Eye Institute (LVPEI), Hyderabad.
Sattenapalle (Guntur, Andhra Pradesh): L V Prasad Eye Institute (LVPEI) on Monday said its doctors have conducted a corneal transplantation surgery at its secondary eye care centre, the Edward and Soona Brown Eye Centre, at Dhulipalla village in Sattenapalli Mandal, Guntur District, Andhra Pradesh.