Vitrectomy Surgery In Guntur​

Vitrectomy surgery is a minimally invasive surgical procedure that is commonly used to treat severe cases of macular degeneration (MD). During vitrectomy, the surgeon uses a laser to cut out a section of the retina. This allows the damaged areas of the retina to be removed and treated. 

The main reason why vitrectomy surgery is necessary is that MD is an eye disease that destroys the retina. The damage to the retina can cause blurry vision, decreased sight in one or both eyes, and even blindness. Vitrectomy surgery can help restore some degree of vision for people with MD by removing the damaged area of the retina. 

If you are experiencing any type of vision problem, it is important to visit an eye doctor in Guntur as soon as possible.

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Why is Vitrectomy Surgery done?

Bleeding inside your eye
Eye Infections
Detachments, tears, or injury in the retina
Macular Hole

Types of Vitrectomy

There are three types of vitrectomy: pars plana vitrectomy (PPV), transconjunctival sutureless vitrectomy (TSV), and endoscopic subretinal or epiretinal approach. 

PPV is the most common type of vitrectomy, and it is performed using a surgical microscope to remove the entire vitreous cavity. 

TSV is a variation of PPV that uses small, sterile stitches to close the hole in the retina caused by the surgery. 

Endoscopic subretinal or epiretinal approach is a newer type of vitrectomy that uses an endoscope to access the subretinal space directly.

Vitrectomy Surgery Cost In Guntur

The cost of vitrectomy surgery in Guntur can vary depending on the type of surgery required. The cost of vitrectomy surgery in Guntur varies between ₹20,000 to ₹80,000. Anterior Vitrectomy in front portion of the eye costs around 24000. Simple posterior vitrectomy involves suction / removal of the vitreous gel or blood from the back portion of the eye and costs around 40,000. However, in certain cases, Endolaser is used to burn the bleeding retinal blood vessels. This increase the cost to 50000. Similarly, if the retinal detachment is high, the surgeon might use silicone oil or gas tamponade to temporary fill in the eye and settle the retina. This further increase the cost to 60000. Below is the average cost of different type of vitrectomy procedures:

TreatmentCost (₹)
Vitrectomy Anterior in Guntur24,000
Simple Posterior Vitrectomy (Pars plana) with MIVS (micro incision vitrectomy) in Guntur40,000
Vitrectomy (Pars plana) + Endolaser in Guntur45,000
Vitreoretinal Surgery + Endolaser + Silicon Oil or Gas Tamponade in Guntur50,000
Vitrectomy + Endolaser + Silicon Oil or Gas Tamponade + Scleral Buckling in Guntur70,000
Lensectomy (Lens replacement) + Vitrectomy in Guntur50,000
Complex Vitrectomy (23G) in Guntur60,000

Vitrectomy Hospitals in Guntur

There are several vitrectomy hospitals in Guntur, including MantraCare Guntur, Eye Clinic Guntur, Eye Center Guntur, and Eye Mantra Guntur. EyeMantra is one of Guntur’s leading vitrectomy treatment center, with over 100,000 eyes operated by its doctors. Our hospitals in Guntur are accessible from the following areas :

  • Shyamala Nagar
  • Vidhyanagar
  • Chilakaluripeta
  • NH-5
  • Chandramouli Nagar
  • Yanamadala
  • Kothapalem
  • Budampadu
  • Tadepalli
  • Devapuram
  • Reddypalem
  • NRT Road
  • Tenali
  • Amaravathi Road
  • Sitaram Nagar
  • Muthyala Reddy Nagar
  • Sarada Colony
  • Medikonduru
  • Perecherla
  • Arundelpet
  • Gorantla
  • Bapatla
  • Gauthami Nagar
  • Krishna Nagar
  • Shanthi Nagar
  • Etukuru
  • AT Agraharam
  • Amaravati
  • Sattenapalle
  • R Agraharam
  • Autonagar
  • Mandadam
  • Bhattiprolu
  • Edlapadu
  • LIC Colony
  • APHB Colony
  • Sangadigunta
  • Nehru Nagar
  • Velangini Nagar
  • NGO Colony
  • KVP Colony
  • Vikas Nagar
  • Kaza
  • Kondaveedu
  • Lam
  • Palakaluru Road
  • Mahatma Gandhi Inner Ring Road
  • Kantheru
  • Kommineni Nagar
  • Ankireddy Palem
  • Railpet
  • Nallacheruvu
  • Ponnekallu
  • Pedavadlapudi
  • kothapeta
  • Seri Amaravaram

Top Vitrectomy Doctors in Guntur

Dr. Shweta Jain
Dr. Shweta Jain
Cataract, Glaucoma, LASIK
Dr. Neha Wadhwa
Dr. Neha Wadhwa
LASIK
Dr. Lalit Chaudhary
Femtosecond LASIK
Dr. Poonam Gupta
Femtosecond LASIK

Happy Patients from Guntur after Vitrectomy

Rishi Sachdeva

“After researching my eyes online and seeing the many different types of surgeries available, I was lucky enough to find the best one for me. My surgery at Mantracare was painless, quick and I couldn’t be happier with the results.”

– Rishi (Guntur)

Frequently Asked Questions

A vitrectomy is a surgical procedure in which the vitreous, or jelly-like substance that fills the inside of the eye, is removed. The vitreous is then replaced with either a salt solution or a gas bubble. In Guntur, EyeMantra offers one of the best facilities and surgeons for vitrectomy surgery. 

Vitrectomy is generally a safe and effective surgery, but as with any type of surgery, there are potential risks involved. The most common risks associated with vitrectomy include:

  • Bleeding: There is a small risk of bleeding during or after the surgery.
  • Infection: There is also a small risk of developing an infection after the surgery. This can usually be treated with antibiotics.
  • Retinal detachment: In some cases, the retina may become detached from the back of the eye after vitrectomy surgery. 
  • Vision loss: Although vision loss is rare, it is possible to lose some vision after vitrectomy surgery. 

At MantraCare Guntur,  Vitrectomy surgery starts from ₹20,000. The cost varies based on the procedures such as anterior vitrectomy (₹24,000), Pars Plana posterior vitrectomy (₹35000),  Endolaser  (₹50000) & lensectomy (₹50000) 

The vitrectomy surgery at Mantracare Guntur is a safe procedure that takes around 1-2 hours. However, the length of the surgery can vary depending on the complexity of the case. You get discharged the same day.

MantraCare is one of the best hospital for vitrectomy in Guntur. They have top vitrectomy doctors with over 20,000+ satisfied clients. We perform Micro incision vitrectomy in which the cut size is minimal and healing is faster.