Low Visual Aid Clinic offers treatment and employs speciality instruments for improving the vision of patients having severe visual impairments. Orthopatic assessment for squint etc is also done here. Low Visual Aid Clinic helps people with a variety of problems, all of which have resulted in a low vision. People who have a eye disease that is not correctable with standard refractive glasses, medical treatment or a surgical procedure, yet do have some remaining vision are said to have \”low vision\”. The term encompasses the entire range of minimal refractive problems, some of the affected who can just see motion. People who are better than a visual acuity of 20/200, the benchmark for legal blindness, but have very poor vision are said to have low vision. People with Low Vision have difficulty carrying out their daily activities or performing a job. They are unable to read their mail or see the television clearly. Walking or travelling proves difficult. The clarity of vision is too poor.
Low vision may be caused by :
Age Related Macular Degeneration
Myopic macular degeneration
address : Al-shifa Eye Hospital Near Income Tax Office, G.T. Road, Gujranwala.