Promptly rush to the 24/7 Emergency and Acute Care service line at The Aga Khan University Hospital or an ophthalmologist's office at the Eye and ENT services of The Aga Khan University Hospital if you experience some of the symptoms of acute angle-closure glaucoma, such as severe headache, eye pain and blurred vision.
The Eye and ENT service line at The Aga Khan University Hospital offers comprehensive glaucoma care and second opinion consultations for all forms of glaucoma. Our staff often provides evaluations of diagnosis or treatment options to patients when these are requested by the eye physicians or when patients desire our opinion themselves.
We, at The Aga Khan University Hospital care for infants and children, adults, and all forms of glaucoma, whether primary or related to complex eye problems. Medical treatment, laser therapies, and surgical procedures for glaucoma are available.
Our Eye and ENT service line specialists are studying new methods to improve glaucoma care, including stem cell research, gene therapy, preventive programs for glaucoma worldwide, improved diagnostic imaging, and methods to make glaucoma surgery safer.