Posted on 12th July 2012
It sounds like an old wives tales, but this one is actually true. 75 year old PK Krisnamurthy has an irritated and itchy eye for quite a while and visited his local doctor who referred him to an eye hospital where they found a worm swimming around in the jelly of his eye.
The doctor teased out a 13cm threadlike parasite and Mr Krisnamurthy seems to be back to normal.
Thankfully these things are very rare and even rarer in the UK so don’t worry, but come and see us if you’re concerned – we’re ready for anything
16th September 2020
Some patients might be interested in this article where Ian Cameron shares his thoughts on prescribing. We were one of the first practices to have an optometrist who could prescribe medication to pati...Read more
26th May 2020
Last week we provided advice on how to prevent your child suffering from digital eyestrain. This week, we're looking at adults, in particular those working from home (most of us at the moment!). Ian...Read more