Ophthalmology 2019-09-16T17:00:15+00:00


It is difficult to overestimate the importance of healthy vision for a fulfilling life and successful activity of a modern person.

One of the phobias of today’s man is complete or partial loss of vision. Moreover, these fears are not groundless. Overexertion of the eye muscles and nerves can cause visual disturbances due to: A prolonged work at the computer;
– Driving;
– Low light;
– Stress;
– Mental burn-up;
– Head and neck injuries;
– Malfunctions of the intestines.

The AMC (Academic Medical Center) offers highly qualified ophthalmological assistance in the treatment and diagnosis of eye diseases based on advanced techniques and technologies using the most modern equipment.

A leading ophthalmologist – doctor of medical sciences, professor, doctor of the highest category, ophthalmologist Rimma Skripnik sees in our medical center. You can be completely confident in high-quality diagnosis and consultation, in individually developed treatment regimens based on specially selected procedures and drugs of the latest generation.

The competence of an ophthalmologist includes the treatment of such vision problems:

  • Myopia;
  • Farsightedness;
  • Astigmatism;
  • Keratoconus;
  • Anisometropia;
  • Deterioration in the transparency of the light-conducting structures of the eyeball – cornea sore throat;
  • Cataract;
  • Vitreous destruction;
  • Atherosclerotic age-related retinal dystrophies;
  • Retinal pigment degeneration;
  • Diabetic retinopathy;
  • Computer visual syndrome.

An ophthalmologist will conduct a thorough examination of the eyes (from the adnexa to the retina), check all visual functions, with the help of effective studies, determine the pathology of the organs of vision, diagnose and prescribe effective treatment. Eye examination can be accompanied by instillation of the eye with drugs that dilate the pupil, reducing the sensitivity of the cornea.

Our ophthalmologists will offer such modern ophthalmological methods of examination. If necessary, additional examinations will be prescribed: radiography, CT, MRI of the skull, ultrasound examination of the eye, measurement of the cornea, blood tests, etc.

After the diagnosis the attending physician will develop an individual treatment plan based on the characteristics of your body and the degree of the disease.

In addition, our experts will help you choose the right glasses and contact lenses.

The reason for a visit to the doctor should be not only eye defects such as myopia, hyperopia, astigmatism, but also infections / inflammations of the eyelids and eyeball.

Alarming symptoms for the necessary diagnosis:

  • Changes in the field of view;
  • Decreased visual acuity – a fuzzy outline of objects and their forms;
  • Pain, burning, itching in the eyes;
  • Frequent blinking, squinting;
  • Circles, “flies” before the eyes;
  • Increased lacrimation or dryness;
  • Redness of the mucous membrane of the eye;
  • Swelling, inflammation of the eyelids;
  • Purulent discharge;
  • Frequent headaches – an appointment with an ophthalmologist should be made urgently.

HERE IS A TIP! You should know that there are diseases that lead to complete or partial loss of vision: glaucoma (increased internal pressure), cataracts (clouding of the lens), retinal disease, dry eye syndrome. A common disease is conjunctivitis – lacrimation, photophobia, burning under the eyelids. The cause of its occurrence is allergic, viral, fungal or bacterial infections. The above diseases can be hereditary or asymptomatic. Regardless of this, we have every opportunity for the optimal solution to your ophthalmological problems.

It is also very important to take care of the prevention of eye diseases and periodically undergo scheduled examinations in specialized rooms. The current level of development of ophthalmic medicine allows you to identify eye diseases in the initial stages, to carry out a set of therapeutic and preventive measures to eliminate and prevent them.

Turning to the Academic Medical Center, you will receive highly qualified advice and effective treatment. And also – sparkle in the eyes, reflecting the joy of a healthy life!


Rymma Skrypnyk

Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor, Doctor of the highest category, Ophthalmologist


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