How often should we get our retinas checked in retinopathy?

How often should we get our retinas checked in retinopathy?

In this video, Dr. Manisha Agarwal, Vitreo-retina surgeon, Dr. Shroffs Charity Hospital, New Delhi, will talk about how often should one get retina checked in retinopathy.  If you have diabetes then at the time of diagnosis, retina has to be checked. Depending on the condition of the retina, the retina specialist will advise when you need the next check-up. Dr. Manisha recommends that one has to get their eyes checked at least once a year even if you are not having any eye problems.

Dr. Manisha Agarwal

Dr. Manisha Agarwal is a Ophthalmologist/ Eye Surgeon in Darya Ganj, Delhi and has an experience of 13 years in this field. She is presently head of Retina Services at Shroff Charity Eye Hospital, Dariyaganj, Delhi. She completed MBBS from agara Univeristy in 1996, MS - Ophthalmology from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh in 2001 and DNB from National Board Of Examination in 2002.

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