Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Amitabh Bachchan inaugurates latest technology in Eye Surgery

·        The Vission Eye Center brings the latest 'FemtoSecond Laser' to Mumbai
·        Amitabh Bachchan lauds the efforts by Dr. Himanshu Mehta

Mumbai, January 21, 2015: Mumbai gets its first 'FemtoSecond Laser' facility at The Vission Eye Centre, a leading eye care specialty clinic at Juhu, Mumbai. 'FemtoSecond Laser' is the latest platform in the world in the field of eye surgery and is a completely bladeless laser assisted eye surgery technology. The first-of-its-kind technology was inaugurated by superstar Amitabh Bachchan. Dr. Himanshu Mehta, a renowned eye surgeon at The Vission Eye Center has been instrumental in bringing this in Mumbai. 

It is unquestionably the most technologically advanced option for the patients and offers numerous advantages over the previous versions. The technology is capable of supporting Cataract and other procedures in a single platform. It will enable eye surgeons to perform far more accurate, precise and controllable incisions when compared to the current standard procedures. For patients, 'FemtoSecond Laser' offers highest safety in procedures of eye surgeries.

While appreciating Dr. Mehta for bringing this technology to Mumbai, Amitabh Bachchan expressed the need to bring in the latest technologies to India. He commented, “I am sure this technology will take the level of eye care to next level in and all kinds’ of eye surgeries especially cataract surgery can be successfully done in Mumbai. He also added that Dr. Mehta is virtually a part of our family and he has operated upon Jaya.” Amitabh Bachchan lauded the efforts by The Vission Eye Center and Dr. Himanshu Mehta for bringing the very latest technologies into Mumbai in the last decade.

Dr. Himanshu Mehta, a senior doctor at The Vision Eye Centre, overwhelmingly acknowledged the technology and said, “The new technology will potentially enhance quality of surgeries and patient’s experience.  We are extremely glad to bring this technology for our patients. It is indeed a new milestone in eye care treatment in Mumbai.”

As a leading eye surgeons of Mumbai, Dr. Himanshu Mehta has provided hope and clear vision to many of his patients. He has performed over 10,000 eye surgeries during last 20 years. He is also proven to be an “eye surgeon of choice” to several bollywood celebrities and industry leaders.

FemtoSecond Laser is a revolutionary, robotic precision technology, certified by the US-FDA. The excellent performance enables to reduce dependency on human skill by replacing it with advanced technology. It enables surgeons to operate with unmatched precision and computer-control, and customize the procedure to your eye. Thereby, ensuring predictable outcome in every single patient case.

About The Vission Eye Center

The Vission Eye Centre is a synonymous in the eye care treatment. Known for its efficiency in last two decades, the Center, grown by leaps and bounds as a super speciality eye care center. The Vission Eye Center offers comprehensive advanced treatment in the Ophthalmology segment. The first Vission Eye Center was started in the year 1995 at Juhu by Dr. Himanshu Mehta who has received his super specialty training in Ophthalmology from Texas in United States. He also has over 10,000 eye surgeries to his credit. The Vission Eye Center team consists of specialist eye surgeons and ophthalmic doctors. The wealth of experience ensures that the Center stays at the forefront of state-of-the-art eye care in corrective eye surgery and innovation. The Vission Eye Center is also renowned for a high focus on patient care through world-class systems and procedures.

Recently, the Center has acquired Femtosecond laser technology. This technology is the latest in the eye care treatment. Femtosecond laser technology facilitates precise, incision free surgeries. This is particularly useful in critical cases of cataract and other eye related complications. The Vission Eye Centre also offers specialty services like Lasik Surgery, Conductive Keratoplasty, Cataract Surgery, Diabetic Retinopathy, Macular Degeneration, Retinal Detachment and Retinopathy etc. More details about Femtosecond laser technology are available on its website

About FemtoSecond Lasers

It is the latest technology in the field of ophthalmology. The role of FemtoSecond lasers in cataract surgery is to assist or replace several aspects of the manual cataract surgery. These include the creation of the initial surgical incisions in the cornea. The FemtoSecond laser technology has brought new levels of safest. Femtosecond lasers are well suited for cataract surgery because of their ability to tightly focus energy to produce precise surgical incisions. This is a bladeless surgery and the patients do not require stitches.

Some of the benefits include -
•           Robotic precision with Laser technology
•           Completely BLADELESS and painless
•           High precision & safety through Laser incisions
•           Upto 10 times more accurate than manual cataract surgery
•           US FDA Approved technology

•           Ensuring predictable outcome every time


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