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Dr. Vikas Chadha MBBS, MS, FRCS, FRCOphth Consultant Eye Surgeon Watering from the eyes can result from various causes. The most common is reflex watering due to irritation in the eye. This may be caused by the tear film breaking up quickly resulting in dry spots...
Before eyelid surgery:- Make sure to shower and shampoo before the procedure and to wash your eyebrows Do not wear make-up or other cosmetics should not be worn. Leave false eyelashes, contact lenses, jewellery, and any other accessories at home. Wear loose-fitting...
The main advantage of private cataract surgery is that you will have your eye surgery performed by an experienced consultant eye surgeon of your choice, giving you the reassurance that your eyes are in experienced hands, meaning that you'll get the best possible...
What causes eye cancer? Eye cancer is a general term used to describe the types of cancer that can develop on or within the eye. When people speak of this cancer, they are usually referring to uveal melanoma, the most common type of eye cancer found within the adult...
Eyelid Surgery Eyelid surgery to correct malposition of the eyelids encompasses a wide variety of operations including correct inturning (entropion), outturning (ectropion) and drooping (ptosis) of the eyelids. Surgery (blepharoplasty) can also correct loose skin that...
More Information about Cataracts A cataract is a clouding of the lens in the eye that affects vision. Most cataracts are related to aging. This condition leads to blurred or impaired vision. A cataract is slow to develop and will affect both eyes in most cases. The...
Cataract Surgery in Glasgow Are you preparing for Cataract Surgery? A cataract is an eye disease in which the normally clear lens of the eye becomes cloudy or opaque, causing a decrease in vision. Cataracts are usually a very gradual process of normal aging but can...
Eye Consultant Glasgow Mr Vikas Chadha has been an experienced Eye Consultant in Glasgow in the West of Scotland since 2009 and is now a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at the Tennent Institute of Ophthalmology at Gartnavel General Hospital. He is an experienced...
Our eye procedures
Cataract is a clouding of the natural lens in the eye which causes visual impairment and glare. This can be treated by a surgery which removes the cataract and replaces it with an Intraocular lens (IOL) implant.
Blepharoplasty & Eyelid Surgery
Blepharoplasty is a surgical procedure to remove the excess hooding of skin on the eyelids. Dr Chadha has received specialist training in eyelid surgery in Edinburgh and Glasgow and performs eyelid surgeries routinely.
Lumps and Bumps on the eyelids
The majority of lumps and bumps on the eyelids are benign and include cysts, papillomas and freckles and can be managed with a simple and short surgical procedure
A watery eye may be caused by a number of reasons and this includes eyelid problems. A careful examination usually reveals the cause and the treatment can be individually tailored to your eyes.
Rodent Ulcers and Eyelid Cancers
The most common eyelid cancer is a Basal Cell Carcinoma also known as a Rodent Ulcer. A clinical examination is often enough to diagnose this but we like to perform a small biopsy to confirm the diagnosis as it is such an important diagnosis for the patient
Worried About Eye Cancer?
Dr Chadha is one of only two Consultant ocular oncologists in Scotland and eight in the entire UK - if you are worried, book your consultation now
Mr Vikas Chadha is registered and recognized as a Consultant with most
private health insurance companies
If your health insurer is not listed above, please ask your insurance company if they will be happy to cover the consultation and any further procedures with Mr Chadha.
This means that the insurer will allow its members to access the services provided by Mr Chadha. If you have private health insurance, please check the terms of your policy with your insurer and, in particular, you should check the level and type of outpatient cover you have. We would suggest doing this prior to attending the appointment.