Dunyagoz is one of the world's leading healthcare groups in the field of eye care. Having treated 3,000 patients from over 100 international countries since 1996, the Tuv-Sud certified group now has 18 eye-care centers across Turkey as well as Frankfurt, Cologne, Delft and London. The Frankfurt clinic recently attracted large investment for the development of its ophthalmology practice. The clinic offers a number of patient services including interpretation, hotel booking, concierge, document legalization, cafe facilities and car parking. It also has worship rooms including a chapel, synagogue, and small mosque. The clinic provides a transfer service between Frankfurt international Airport and the hospital, where furthermore, they offer custom-made medical treatment-tourism packages along with translation services in 7 languages.
The Dunyagoz Frankfurt center is 10.5 kilometers from Frankfurt International Airport, Germany. The clinic itself is located in Frankfurt's Sachsenhausen district, approximately 2.5 km from Frankfurt Central Station. With the Schweizer Platz metro station 50 meters away, the clinic is well connected to the rest of the city. Frankfurt's famous old city is 1 km from the center and 300 m from the popular Museumufer. Its permanent exhibitions contain Greek, Roman, and Egyptian artifacts as well as film, archaeology, and architecture.
The Main riverside is a 2 minute walk from the clinic offering scenic views of the city and the river. Frankfurt is one of the most important economic, financial, and political hubs in Europe.
7 procedures in Ophthalmology
Cataract Surgery+ More
Cataracts are cloudy patches in the lens of the eye that are common as a result of aging. Cataract removal surgery is recommended for patients who experience impairment to vision and are sensitive to light as a result of the cataract. The surgery involves the removal of the natural lens and it is most commonly replaced with a synthetic lens.
2 - 3 days
Patients can usually fly soon after cataract surgery, but should take precautions to avoid dryness in the eye.
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Implantable Contact Lens (ICL)+ More
A phakic intraocular lens (PIOL) is a lens implant which corrects vision while leaving the natural lens of the eye untouched. They are used to treat patients with high refractive errors ie. high myopia (nearsightedness).
Intracorneal Ring Segment (ICRS) Implantation+ More
An intracorneal ring segment implant is a small device inserted into the cornea of the eye to treat moderate nearsightedness (myopia). These small implants change the shape of the cornea, flattening the surface and correcting the refraction of light.
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As a member of the Dunyagoz hospital chain, the clinic is part of the largest private hospital group in the field of ophthalmology - the study and treatment of eye diseases. The center offers treatments such as cataract, clear lens exhance (RLE), intercorneal ring (ICR), and photorefractive keratectomy. The Dunyagoz Frankfurt Group's operating theaters are technologically advanced, with units holding United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) certification. To maintain maximum hygiene standards, all operating rooms are fitted with HEPA air-conditioning systems, cleansing the room of pathogens and bacteria to ensure a high standard of sterilization. For patient safety and peace of mind, rigorous assessments are carried out prior to any procedure which requires anesthesia.
The Dunyagoz chain of clinics boast the largest group of ophthalmology specialists in the world, with many of them leading international seminars and publishing their research in respected journals. The department of refractive surgery is advised by Professor Ioannis Pallikaris - the inventor of the LASIK eye surgery technique. Dr. Fazil Peru is the chief physician at the clinic and has completed over 12,000 successful eye surgery procedures. He is a specialist in all strands of LASIK surgery and has trained at institutions across Europe. Staff are multilingual and can offer treatment in a variety of languages, with translation services also available. Other staff members specialize in cataract, retina, uveitis and glaucoma procedures.
MD Fazil Peru
Dr. Fazil Peru is a specialist in ophthalmology and chief physician. He specializes particularly in LASIK surgery, including Relex Smile, PRK, and Wavefront LASIK procedures. He was educated at Istanbul University and later completed training at the University of Mainz as well as at the Civil Hospital in Frankfurt. Dr. Peru has completed over 12,00 refractive surgery procedures. He is a member of the German Ophthalmological Society.
MD Ayhan Pulur
Dr. Ayhan Pulur is an ophthalmology specialist and graduated of the University of Dokuz Eylul. He has undertaken specialist training at the eye clinic of the Ludwig Maximillians University in Munich, where he received recognition from the Bavarian Medical Association.
MD Tatyana Hristova Lazarova
Dr. Lazarova specializes in ophthalmology and studied medicine at the Medical University of Plovdiv in Bulgaria. She holds the Certificate of International Clinical Scientist Assessment for Ophthalmologists and is a member of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. She speaks English and Russian as well as holding a B2 certificate in German language skills from the Goethe Institute.
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