TEJ KOHLI FOUNDATION FOR HELPING IN CORNEA TRANSPLANT
Corneal transplant and eye donation mission is launched by Tej kohli in Costa Rica. He is one of the famous entrepreneur and also a great man. He has done lots of philanthropic works in Costa Rica to improve the life or unprivileged and poor people.
Improvement in technology have improved the surgical instruments and given a new direction to the medical field. Now people can get their eyesight back within no time with the help of these new technology and advancement. The recovery will be faster with the help of this new method as compared to conventional cornea transplantation.
Everyone has a right to see and that is the reason why he is doing a lot for the blind people. He is making all his efforts to remove the pain and sufferings from the blind people. If a person has low vision, he tries to prevent it from deteriorating and if a person has lost his eyesight completely, he make sure that it can be restored. 80 percent blindness can be avoidable and 20 percent are preventable and more than half percent are treatable so it is great idea to treat a person who is suffering from eyesight problem with the help of treatment and surgery. Tej kohli foundation is very helpful in this direction and giving a lot to the blind and needy people. You can get more details and information from Tej Kohli Foundation Blog.
Cornea transplant is much more advanced than conventional cornea. In conventional cornea the surgeon replaces the whole cornea with a donated cornea but in new cornea transplant method, only the damaged layer of cornea is replaced. This method is much easier and safer for the patient and he can recover it very soon.
You would like to know that conventional form of transplantation which is known as penetrating keratoplasty is different from new technique where microsurgical dissection, automated microkeratomes and new emerging fentosecond surgical lasers are used. These lasers and techniques are very helpful in separating the layer of the 0.5 mm think cornea. With the help of this method the damaged layer of the patient’s cornea is replaced with healthy layers.
The new method for cornea transplant is very less risky and it provides better and faster result. The patient can get his sight back and can recover very soon. He doesn’t need stitching and there are very less complications in this surgery. The recovery time is very short and the patient doesn’t have to spend a lot in it. The best part in this surgery is that every donated cornea can be used on more than one patient.