Dr Perumal’s specialisations:
1. Glaucoma laser (SLT, iridotomy, iridoplasty, cyclodiode)
2. Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery (i-Stent, Cypass, Hydrus, XEN)
3. Complex glaucoma surgery (Trabeculectomy, Drainage Tube surgery)
Dr Perumal underwent advanced training in glaucoma at the prestigious Manchester Royal Eye Hospital, which is at the forefront of innovative Ophthalmology. She is experienced in the full array of glaucoma procedures including traditional surgery such as trabeculectomy and newer methods such as glaucoma drainage implants, minimally invasive glaucoma surgery and non-penetrating glaucoma procedures. She has been an invited expert speaker at meetings attended by optometrists, nurses and doctors training in ophthalmology.
Her team will assess you with the most up-to-date technology to determine your personalised glaucoma care.
- Micro-incisional cataract surgery (MICS)
- Combined cataract and glaucoma surgery
- Refractive cataract surgery including astigmatism correcting lens implants
Excellent outcomes following cataract surgery is essential and Dr Perumal’s team will counsel you on the various options to find a solution to best suit your visual needs. Sedation to keep you calm can be provided by a specialist anaesthetist if you desire, but anaesthetic drops are always used in the procedure to entirely numb the eyes.
Cataract surgery is a very common, safe and effective procedure and Dr Perumal and her team are committed to ensuring you are at ease every step of the way.
Sutureless techniques are performed which allows safe and quick recovery.
Dr Perumal is skilled in performing various eyelid surgeries including blepharoplasty (removal of excess lid skin), chalazion excision, eyelash electrolysis, punctal plug insertions, simple eyelid tightening procedures, syringing of tear ducts and performing temporal artery biopsies.