Location
Dr. Aphale's Eye Hospital is situated at Thakkar house, castle mill naka, near minatai thakare chauk, where ghodbandar road starts. It is just opposite holycross convent school, Thane West. The consulting office is at ground floor, easy access for senior citizens. The operation theatre and admissions are upstairs.
Our second clinic, Dr. Aphale's Eye Clinic, is at heart of city i.e. new saraswati sadan, opposite new English school, above new Celebration showroom, Rammaruti road, Thane west.

Facilities available
Apart from routine eye examination, some patients need special eye check-up and treatment.
Dr. Aphale's Eye Hospital also provides following facilities.
» Gonioscopy
» Indirect ophthalmoscopy
» A Scan
» Fundus examination with fundus contact lenses
» Pachymetry to measure thickness of cornea
» YAG laser
» Retinal laser etc

Operations performed at Aphales Eye Hospital
Cataract
Cataract surgery with Phacoemulsification method, with world class phaco machine, that is, INFINITY, Alcon. The latest OZIL technology is used. Cataract is removed through a very small, just 2.2 mm cut. No injection, no eye pad, no anesthesia, no stitch is needed. There is no bleeding! This is the most recent method used for cataract surgery and up till now cataract cannot be removed with any laser, though some of the steps can be done with it.
Imported, high quality foldable permanent lens is inserted, at the time of operation so that patient can see without spectacles after the operation.

Other surgeries
» Secondary lens implantation
» Lens exchange operation for high plus or minus number where lasik is not possible.
» Lasik Operation
» Dacryocystorhinostomy (DCR) for constant watering of eye
» Dacryocystectomy
» Entropion
» Lid tear repair
» Chalazion or cyst of the eye
» Lid tumour removal
» Pterigium excision ie removal of growing flesh on eye with conjuctival transplant
» Trabeculectomy for uncontrolled glaucoma
» Anterior vitrectomy
» Retinal laser
» YAG laser
» Repair of eye injury
» Squint correction surgery
» Ptosis surgery for drooping eyelid
» Others