Scleral Buckle Surgery In Kalyan-Dombivli​

Scleral buckle surgery is a surgical procedure that is used to tighten the sclera (the white part of the eye) and reduce the appearance of wrinkles. This surgery is most commonly used to treat crow’s feet and forehead wrinkles, but it can also be used to treat other types of wrinkles.

After scleral buckle surgery, patients will likely experience some mild discomfort. Most people are able to resume their normal activities within a few days. There are no long-term risks associated with this surgery, and most people experience excellent results.

If you are considering scleral buckle surgery in Kalyan-Dombivli, please speak with our team of surgeons about your specific case.

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Scleral Buckling Procedure

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The complete Scleral Buckling Surgery Procedure involves the use of a small incision on the eye’s surface, and then using a special instrument to stretch and buckle the sclera.

The operation is performed under local anesthesia and takes about 10 minutes. Immediately following surgery, the patient is usually taken to the recovery room for observation. 

If all goes well, most patients are able to go home the next day.

Why Scleral Buckling?

The benefits of scleral buckling surgery include:

  • Improvement in vision.
  • Reduction in eyestrain and headaches.
  • Correction of eye misalignment.
  • Increased comfort and convenience when using computers or reading materials.
cross sectioned eye showing scleral buckle

Scleral Buckle Surgery Cost In Kalyan-Dombivli

The cost of scleral buckle surgery varies depending on the severity of the retinal detachment and the number of bands that are needed to repair the retina. In general, scleral buckle surgery costs varies between ₹55,000 to ₹70,000. Scleral buckle surgery is typically covered by health insurance plans.

Scleral Buckle Surgery Hospitals in Kalyan-Dombivli​

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

  • Kalyan East
  • Kalyan West
  • Dombivali East
  • Dombivali West

Top Scleral Buckle Doctors in Kalyan-Dombivli

Dr. Shweta Jain
Cataract, Retina, Glaucoma, LASIK
Dr. Neha Wadhwa
Dr. Saurabh Jain
Cataract, Retina, Glaucoma, LASIK
Dr. Harleen Kaur
Cataract, Retina, Glaucoma, LASIK

Happy Patients from Kalyan-Dombivli after Scleral Buckle Surgery

Megha Kaushik

“Thank you so much for the very generous help that was given to me by MantraCare. I will be forever grateful for that.”

– Megha (Kalyan-Dombivli)

Frequently Asked Questions

Scleral buckle surgery is a type of eye surgery that is used to treat retinal detachments. The surgery involves placing a band around the outside of the eye, which helps to hold the retina in place. The surgery is usually done in combination with other procedures, such as laser surgery or vitrectomy. MantraCare Kalyan-Dombivli offers one of the best facilities & doctors for Scleral buckle surgeries.

There are several risks associated with scleral buckling such as:

  • Infection: There is a risk of infection associated with any surgery, and scleral buckling is no exception. 
  • Bleeding: There is also a risk of bleeding during or after scleral buckling surgery. 
  • Retinal Detachment: One of the more serious risks associated with scleral buckling is retinal detachment. This occurs when the retina becomes separated from the back of the eye and can lead to vision loss. 
  • Glaucoma: Another potential complication of scleral buckling surgery is glaucoma. This occurs when the pressure in the eye increases, which can damage the optic nerve and lead to vision loss.

At MantraCare Kalyan-Dombivli, the scleral buckle surgery costs around Rs. 55,000. The cost varies based on the complexity of the case and the procedure used.

Recovery from scleral buckle surgery usually takes one to two weeks. During this time, you will need to avoid strenuous activity and protect your eye from injury.

Mantracare is one of the best hospital for scleral buckle surgery in Kalyan-Dombivli. They have top retina doctors with over 20,000+ satisfied clients.