Corneal transplant and all the latest news about corneal surgery are described with the videos below.
Thanks to important innovation, corneal trasplant today is a safe and effective surgery. Artificial cornea and lamellar corneal transplant make it possible to see well again in a short period of time and with less complications compared to the past.
Dr. Badalà is the first ophthalmologist that performed Boston artificial corneal transplant in 2008 in Italy and regularly teaches courses on Boston Keratoprosthesis and corneal transplant during the most importan international conventions.
Gianna Lo Castro, Siracusa (Lentini)Votazione: EccellenteA few years ago I discovered I had a quite rare disease called "Fuchs' dystrophy," which affects the cornea.
I had troubles driving and was always seeing through the fog. The fog was getting worse and worse, making it... Keep on reading this review difficult to distinguish different objects. I had great difficulty, even to watch TV.
I was considering myself on the way to blindness and was wondering how could I deal with my new "low vision status". I did not give up and started looking around!
I finally found a specialist using cutting edge technology: Dr Badala. He explained me my condition and reassured me! Then he proposed a new corneal endothelium transplant called DMEK. I finally decided and underwent surgery.
I faced some difficulties, like lying down supine for about 48 hours, but it was worth it! Now my low vision is just a memory!
I started to see immediately: everything was clear! I could even make out the pictures on TV! Coming back home, I saw my cat with its true colors in contrast: black and white, rather than an indefinite gray as before surgery !! So? !! ... Thanks a lot Dr. Badalà!