What is difference between ophthalmologist , optometrist , opticians ?

We need to regularly check our eyes and a proper evaluation and dispensing of medicine , eyedrops and spectacles is important in managing the health of the eyes .

Eye care professionals are trained to take care of certain aspects…

When should children get an eye examination?

#keniaeye #child eye exam

Early detection of eye problems is important in children as appropriate treatment can be initiated to treat and curtail the problem .

High risk pregnancy birth , premature newborn babies need eye examination within first month of birth so…

How much screen time is enough for kids ?

#keniaeye#screen time #kids

World is going digital and our lives have now been entwined with digital use. Schools and colleges have gone digital too . Work from home and online schools have become norms in these COVID times.

Question is excessive…

What causes contact lenses to hurt …

#keniaeye #contact lenses # contact lens discomfort

Contact lenses have become a common thing worn by millions of people across the world . …

Common eye related myths …

# keniaeye # false beliefs # eye myths

1) Specs are due to vitamin A deficiency.

Getting spectacle numbers is no way related to vitamin A deficiency, spectacle numbers are related to the shape of the eye the length, curvature and refractive index of the…

Common eyecare mistakes to be avoided

# eye mistakes # kenia eye # eye care

Are we taking our eyes for granted. 24 x 7 the eyes when open process vision and help us visualise. The eye functioning can deteriorate if certain mistakes are done

1)Excessive screen time : If…

Living on the brink

# keniaeye#corona # pandemic #drvaishalkenia

Never before has been mankind put to test of this kind . Advances in science and technology yet there are new problems creeping up which are endangering life .

Out of the blue , the novel corona virus SARS 2, emerged…

A second chance…

#keniaeye#drvaishalkenia#eyetransplant#cornea transplant

A blind can truly understand the value of vision. Advances, research, technology is striving to deal with eye problems to have good vision outcomes.

A lady got a cataract surgery done elsewhere but the visual recovery was not good. Seeking a second opinion, a corneal…

No one likes problems or disease…

# keniaeye #overconfidence #silent disease # glaucoma # dr Vaishal kenia

A 50 yrs old lady for a routine eye examination said she has no problem and her day to day routine is fine with no vision problems but my family has a strong…

Do screens risk eyes…?

# keniaeye # screen time #computer vision syndrome # blue light harm #dry eyes #work from home # online school # Covid 19

A lot is said digital screen usage is harmful to the eyes. …

Dr. Vaishal P. Kenia

Chairman & Medical Director- Kenia Eye Hospital, Eye surgeon with special interest in Cataract, Corneal transplants, Laser Vision correction.

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