Dry Macular Degeneration in Wimbledon

If you’re suffering from dry macular degeneration in Wimbledon, The Sight Clinic is here to help. Dry macular degeneration is a common eye disease in people over the age of 65, and can cause blurred vision and blind spots. However, there is no need to panic if you suffer from dry macular degeneration in Wimbledon as if detected early, patients can learn to manage their risk factors and look out for the warning signs of the disease advancing to wet degeneration. The Sight Clinic can provide you with details of these treatments and help protect your vision and keep you living the enjoyable life you deserve.

Here at The Sight Clinic we strive to provide outstanding care and treatment for a wide array of ophthalmic disorders. Dry macular degeneration occurs when the macula, an area of cells in the centre of your retina, starts to deteriorate. If you’re having trouble adapting to low light levels or difficulty recognising faces or reading, call The Sight Clinic now for help and advice.

Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Miss Sivagnanavel is our Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon and she specialises in diseases of the retina. She was trained at Moorfields Eye Hospital and Kings College Hospital, London and obtained a Doctorate in Medicine for research into age-related macular degeneration. She is the Lead Medical Retina Consultant at Kingston Hospital and has established one of the largest macular degeneration treatment centres in London. She received a Clinical Excellence Award in 2014.

While the exact causes of dry macular degeneration are unknown, there are several modifiable risk factors which are known to increase your risk of developing advanced wet macular degeneration such as poor nutrition, smoking, raised cholesterol and raised blood pressure. If you want to know more about monitoring your eyes and measures that can help reduce your risks, call The Sight Clinic in London and today and we will discuss your options with you.

Why Trust The Sight Clinic?

Age-related macular degeneration can be a terrifying prospect for the whole family, but with The Sight Clinic, know that you don’t have to suffer alone. If you’re experiencing problems with your vision we will utilise high definition diagnostic imaging and provide you with the latest evidence-based, compassionate care so that you are able to live the life on your terms and not based on fear. For same-day reassurance and the rapid diagnosis of dry macular degeneration in Wimbledon, call The Sight Clinic in London now. Urgent appointments can be arranged the same day at short notice and weekend clinics are available by prior arrangement.