What is Glaucoma?

Glaucoma is a progressive disease of the optic nerve. Most glaucoma cases have elevate pressure inside the eye leading to gradual, silent, permanent loss of vision.

In a small group of glaucoma cases the pressure is normal and disease progresses irreversibly. That is why Glaucoma is called the silent thief of sight. It is the commonous cause of irreversible blindness in the world.

How do you evaluate Glaucoma?

Routine eye checkup, eye pressure, gonioscopy, disk photography, dilated retina checkup and central corneal thickness with pachymeter and central fields to check field of vision.

The cirrus HD-OCT offers the ultimate benefit for people living with glaucoma. Glaucoma is detected 8 years before clinically evident. So early care can be monitored for slightest changes and modified response for treatment implemented.

Know more about the treatment.


S.N Junction Thripunithura, Ernakulam 682301

Mobile: +91 484 277 4701

Email: roshaneyecare@yahoo.com

Business Hours

➜ 8 :30 A.M to 1:00 P.M

➜ 4:00 P.M to 5:30 P.M 

(Sunday Holiday) 


» Diabetic patients should check their sugar level before coming to check glasses, if the blood sugar is not tightly controlled, wrong spectacle reading will be elicited.

» Hyper tension should be controlled before coming in for dilation, to avoid a risk medical problem.

» Sincere efforts are made to minimise waiting time before consultation and in between tests. Kindly book appointments at +91 484 277 4701 to minimise waiting time.

» As a part of our “Go Green” initiative, printouts and pictures are not issued unless on request or referral case.

» Medical Insurance company list.


Roshan Eye Hospital Kanjiramattom – +91 484 2745979

Fatima Hospital, Perumpadappu – +91 484 223 8843

Roshan Eye Hospital Kanjiramattom

➜ Mon & Thu : 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

➜ Other days : 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM 

(Sunday Holiday) 

Fatima Hospital, Perumpadappu

➜ Mon & Thu : 9:30 AM to 1:30 PM

© 2017 Roshan Eye Care & Cataract Surgery in Kochi. All Rights Reserved.