How To Get Rid of Eye Floaters

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How To Get Rid of Eye Floaters Eye foaters can be exceptonally frustratng especially if you are new to them and they have just started. They do take some getng used to but the good news is that you can live with eye foaters for years before having to have any surgical interventons.Before we go into the treatment optons and how to get rid of eye foaters you want to know what they are. Eye foaters are vitreous gel that becomes fbrous and breaks away this can cause problems with your feld of vision especially when looking at a white light such as your computer screen looking into sunlight or trying to read a book.In the event your eye foaters are mild then there is no treatment needed though it does take some getng used to living with them. Over tme you will learn to ignore them and contnue with your life as normal untl they begin to get worse. For some people they are too frustratng and they seek urgent treatment from a leading ophthalmologist. The foaters appear as spots or webs that negatvely impact your feld of vision. They ofen look like grey or black specks and they move around your feld of vision so they are easily identfable.

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There are numerous factors that impact your risk of getng foaters including age any medicatons you may be taking or having diabetes. Those with diabetc retnopathy an eye disease resultng from diabetes are at higher risk of eye foaters. Treatment Optons Its important once diagnosed with eye foaters that you learn the treatment optons available to you and discuss the optons in detail with your ophthalmologist to ensure you make the right decision moving forward. Bear in mind that most eye surgeons will wait untl your foaters are negatvely impactng your daily life before ofering surgical interventon. The frst and most common treatment opton for eye foaters is a vitrectomy. A vitrectomy is a surgery that removes the vitreous gel from within the eye and replace it with a gas or saline soluton. This requires a small incision being made in the eye and the gel is carefully removed. Remember the gel contains the fbrous eye foaters. There is strict afer care instructons that must be met and you will not be able to drive untl your sight returns to normal. Vitrectomy is ofered as a day surgery which means you can return home to recover in comfort. Some ophthalmologist may ofer laser therapy to treat your eye foaters. Laser therapy is used where the lasers break up the foaters to reduce their presence but they dont remove the foaters and the risk of new foaters forming is possible. The vitrectomy is ofen the top choice as the vitreous gel with the foaters is removed to reduce the risk of recurrence in the future.

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Healthy Eye Management The best preventatve measure for eye foats is to follow some healthy eye management tps and advice. Do bear in mind that eye foaters are common and occur with age as the vitreous gel starts to break up so eve with efectve diet management and healthy tps the risk of getng eye foaters at some point may not be reduced. The frst healthy eye management tp is to ensure you have regular eye examinatons. Your eyes should be examined once a year or once every two years depending on your age eye conditon and progressiveness of your eye conditons. If you have diabetes or eye foaters you will require annual check ups to identfy how they are progressing and if further measures need to be taken. Eat a healthy diet drink plenty of water and wear protectve eye wear to protect your eyes daily and improve your eye health in the long run. About Us : Mahi Muqit is a leading consultant ophthalmologist cataract and vitreoretnal surgeon at two private clinics in London United Kingdom. He provides patents with superior service and support with a range of surgical procedures to meet their eye sight requirements. He has built up a solid reputaton for his eye services in the London area as an expert eye doctor and surgeon ofering surgical retna medical retna and complex cataract surgery. He also ofers surgery to patents sufering from diabetc retnopathy. Mahi Muqit is a member of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists a member of the Britsh and Eire Associaton of Vitreoretnal Surgeons and the UK and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractve Surgeons. To fnd out more visit htps://

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