Information About Cornea Services

There are a variety of cornea diseases and disorders that can lead to the need for a variety of restorative services, such as cornea transplants, corneal cross-linking, gas-permeable contact lenses, and Intacs® corneal implants. Our talented team of ocular professionals is dedicated to ensuring each and every one of our patients in Los Angeles, CA receives the high-quality care they deserve when they visit Ophthalmology Associates of the Valley. Browse our services below before scheduling your consultation with a member of our staff.

Filter46 Services ( View All )

Many corneal conditions and disorders occur in patients who have a genetic predisposition, including keratoconus, which requires advanced treatment.

Recovery Time
1 year

Corneal transplant is an innovative, effective surgical treatment that uses healthy donor tissue to restore a damaged cornea or the epithelial layer.

Recovery Time
4 days

Corneal cross-linking (CXL) is an advanced procedure that uses riboflavin and ultraviolet light to help reduce corneal thinning caused by ectasia.

Rigid gas-permeable contact lenses can help reshape the cornea to reduce symptoms caused by myopia, astigmatism, or a condition called keratoconus.

Addressing keratoconus-related vision problems and symptoms, Intacs are tiny, clear implants that we place near the cornea to improve its structure.

Keratoconus is a progressive corneal disorder that affects the structure and shape of the cornea, impacting the vision and causing refractive errors.

Penetrating keratoplasty (PKP) is a corneal transplant that removes the damaged part of the cornea and replaces it with healthy donor tissue.

*Individual results are not guaranteed and may vary from person to person. Images may contain models.