Low Vision Clinic
Operative Clinic at Karnavati Eye Hospital : Everyday

What is Low Vision ?

Low vision is a condition in which refractive error cannot be corrected by wearing eye-glasses, medicines and surgery.

When should I get counselling for low vision?

  • When it is difficult for you to do your routine
  • When you stumble on objects on the way while walking
  • When you find a dark spot in your visual field
  • When you find it difficult to see at night
  • When you cannot see objects on the periphery

Optical & Non-Optical Low vision Aids are available at Karnavati Eye Hospital

  • When it is difficult for you to do your routine
  • When you stumble on objects on the way while walking
  • When you find a dark spot in your visual field
  • When you find it difficult to see at night
  • When you cannot see objects on the periphery

Non-optical Aids

  • Large print key board stickers
  • Writing guide
  • Signature guide
  • Notex note identifier
  • Reading guide
  • Needing threader
  • Cheque guide

What are the causes of low vision ?

  • Hereditary retinal diseases
  • Age related macular degeneration
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Hypertensive retinopathy
  • Advance stage of Glaucoma
  • Optic Atrophy
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa