At the Eye Surgery Center at GMS Hospital we perform a wide range of high-tech ophthalmic procedures to treat eye diseases and impairments (amblyopia, glaucoma, strabismus, etc.). We also arrange laser vision correction and plastic surgery on the structures of the eye. The procedures are performed by leading specialists in eye microsurgery who have done thousands of successful operations. Most problems with vision are treatable, and the Eye Surgery Center can resolve your specific issue quickly and professionally!
The human eye is a complex optical device. Its primary task is to transmit accurate images to the optic nerve, which transmits the signal to the brain. But like any other optical system, the human eye can also at times function incorrectly. Inflammation, growth anomalies, dystrophic changes, tumors, physiological changes, bad habits, endocrine disorders, injuries to eye structures, the huge stream of information that our eyes have to process every day – all of these can lead to deteriorated vision and even blindness.
While many pathologies are treatable using conservative approaches, other eye disorders such as cataracts or dacryocystitis can only be corrected through surgery. The Eye Surgery Center at GMS performs complicated microsurgery interventions, restoring vision even in cases that at first seem untreatable.
Ophthalmology at GMS Hospital involves a team of highly qualified specialists performing all types of eye operations including in the area of ocular prosthetics. The department has a wide array of diagnostic and therapeutic approaches, and uses the most advanced techniques and technologies in surgical ophthalmology (laser corrective surgery, ultrasound phacoemulsification, etc.)
Eye surgery at GMS Hospital is:
The center is well-equipped to perform the majority of delicate and technically complex ophthalmological operations without the need for hospitalization. You can sign up for a consultation with an ophthalmologist online or by telephone at any time.
At the GMS Hospital Eye Surgery Center we perform practically all types of microsurgery for various vision-related pathologies and eye diseases:
Our department offers laser vision correction as well as surgery to treat cataracts and glaucoma, strabismus, and pathologies of the retina, eyeball and other structures of the visual system.
Any microsurgery or laser procedure is preceded by a comprehensive diagnosis to precisely determine each patient's problem and a treatment strategy. In order to obtain the most accurate diagnosis, we use the following modern methods:
The specific methods used for your clinical case will be determined by the specialist at the consultation. A mandatory preoperative examination will include:
A comprehensive preoperative examination can be done in one day.
At the GMS Hospital Eye Surgery Center we treat the majority of pathological conditions of the visual system:
Most operations can be done as outpatient procedures and do not require hospitalization.
At GMS Hospital our doctors use leading technologies in low-impact microsurgery. All ophthalmic operations are performed using advanced medical instruments and equipment. Our specialists are highly trained in both traditional and modern eye surgery techniques; the clinic is equipped with all the necessary equipment for complex operations, including advanced laser and ultrasound apparatus.
The Eye Surgery Center uses the following treatment methods:
Our specialists have extensive experience with ultrasonic phacoemulsification and have thoroughly mastered the technique of laser vision correction.
All procedures are performed using safe, modern anesthesia in fully-equipped operating rooms. If postoperative observation is needed, the patient is transferred to a comfortable single room in our inpatient ward.
The Eye Surgery Center has at its disposal a full array of recuperative and supportive treatment approaches, making it possible to minimize the rehabilitation period. The recovery program is developed on a personal basis, taking into account many factors including age, general health, lifestyle, etc. After the patient is discharged, the doctor's recommendations must be carefully adhered to; these may include eye drops, eyeglasses, or restorative eye exercises, as well as follow-up visits to the clinic. Find out more information on ophthalmic surgery and postoperative recovery periods at a consultation with a GMS Hospital specialist. Sign up for a visit by phone or through the special online form.
I want to thank you all so much for making my stay in hospital so bearable. You are all so professional and dedicated and it was a pleasure to spend time with you all even under those unusual circumstances.
I am now home and being cared for by my family as well as my own doctor so all is as well. Hopefully I will be up and about soon.
Once again, many thanks and suffice to say, I will never forget you and your staff did for me.
Best wishes always.
Dr Alexey Rykunov, MD
Head of Trauma and Orthopedics department
Global Medical Systems
Greetings from South Africa,
This is a follow up to our recent stay at GMS where my wife Merle Step had a complete Hip replacement by you recently.
She stood up to the return trip to South Africa very well and is able move around with the aid of a walker without difficulty. I took her to our local General Practitioner on Friday, with all your reports and X-Ray plates. He commented that he was very happy with the excellent procedures that you carried out and felt that she was in excellent professional hands while at GMS. He has referred her to an orthopedic surgeon for a final checkup and stitch removal. Also she is to go to Physo for further manipulation.
From both of us we cannot express our gratitude enough for the professional service, helpful administrative as well as nursing staff that attended to our needs while at GMS. We will always look back and always remember the Russian people for their friendly assistance to two complete strangers from another part of the world. In turn Russia will always be in our hearts and we will be good Ambassadors for your great country and federation.
Please pass on our greetings and thanks to a few that I remember by names, if I have left anyone out I apologies.
Irina Boeva Chief Medical Coordinator
Denis Sidorchuk Medical Coordinator
Ronnie Pangilinan Physo
We would like to take this opportunity to wish you every success in your chosen profession and GMS does get global worldwide recognition as an intuition of repute.
Best of luck
Anthony and Merle Step
I am writing to you, on behalf of my wife Helen and myself, to thank all the staff of GMS clinic for the help and support you gave us during our stay in Moscow.
Since, I am ashamed that admit that I speak no Russian, I hope that you will be willing to translate this for the members of the GMS staff who do not speak English.
My own doctor seems pleased with the progress I am making. I still have a dressing on one of the wounds where the stitches may have been removed prematurely before I left the clinic but the others are fine and healing well.
Being ill and requiring surgery in another country will always be something of an ordeal, but the calm reassuring atmosphere in the GMS clinic did much to make us feel better about the experience. The administrative staff at reception was kind as well as efficient and their efforts on our behalf are something that we will never forget. We would also like to thank the cooks for the excellent food they prepared. We regret that we did not get the opportunity to meet them but we greatly appreciated their efforts and, after almost a week without normal food, I particularly enjoyed being able to choose from their extensive menu. Please forgive me for not always doing justice to the meals served but it has taken some time for my appetite to return to normal. We would also like to thank the room attendants for serving our meals so well and keeping our room so clean and tidy. Just as important for us, when so far from home, was that they always did so with a gracious smile. We looked forward to their visits and would like to thank them for being so remarkably patient when we tried to talk to them. We would also like to thank the several kind nurses who cared for me so diligently. I do not believe that I could not have enjoyed more attentive nursing anywhere else in the world and will never forget you. The several doctors who attended me at various stages also need to be thanked. I am grateful to them all but hope that they will forgive me for singling out Dr Constantin Dimitri for a particular mention. His patience, as he explained to me so well in English both what was happening to my body following the operation, and what he and the rest of the medical team were doing - and why – was particularly appreciated and helpful to me during my recovery.
Many, many thanks to you all.
Many thanks to Dr. Oleg Sergeevich Abramov, who performed a surgery and helped me cure a severe case of odontogenic sinusitis.
Dr. Abramov is extremely competent and polite, a true professional with a rare set of skills. I have already recommended him to a colleague of mine and will recommend again.
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