Ophthalmological department

Eye specialists (ophthalmologists) diagnose and treat hundreds of eye conditions, including many that are rare or complex. Eye experts provide comprehensive care for eye diseases and conditions, including cosmetic eye surgery, low vision and specialty contact lens fitting, and a full-service optical store.It is equipped with the latest equipment such as the Canon OCT, a unique diagnostic device that allows you to get a detailed angiography image without contrast. Operations are performed by professional doctors of the department and medical personnel.

The department works closely with the ophthalmology department of the University Clinic of Heidelberg. The head of the department, Professor Gerd Aufarth, is ranked 2nd in the list of the 100 best ophthalmologists in the world.

In the department the following services are provided:


Children's Ophthalmology Service:

  • Treatment of amblyopia
  • Diagnosis and treatment of refractive errors
  • Diagnosis and treatment of childhood glaucoma

Treatment of inflammatory eye diseases:

  • Diagnosis and treatment of corneal disease
  • Corneal transplant
  • Treatment of inflammation using an amniotic membrane

In case of cataract:

  • Phacoemulsification
  • Extracapsular cataract extraction
  • Intaocular lens impatation

Conservative and surgical treatment of glaucoma:

  • Laser trabeculoplasty
  • Laser iridotomy
  • Laser cyclophotocoagulation
  • Trabeculectomy

Correction of refractive errors (laser correction):

  • Femto Lasik
  • PRK
  • PTK
  • Crosslinking
  • Implantation of corneal rings

Conservative and surgical treatment of ocular pathologies:

  • Vitrectomy
  • Laser photocoagulation

Surgical treatment of malignant tumorsof eyes

Plastic surgery on the eyes:

  • Ptosis Correction
  • Blepharoplasty
  • An entropion or ectropion repair
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy

Tadevos Hovhannisyan

Clinical head of the ophthalmology department

Tamara Shahinyan

Head of the ophthalmology department

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