"There is not enough scientific evidence to support the safety and efficacy of this intervention, as well as the consequences it causes in the long term," says one of the ophthalmologist specialists at Clínica Sancho.
“It is very gratifying to hear expressions like: Now I see more clearly or now I can read better. Thanks to this great team, these conferences became a reality and I aspire for them to become a banner for the whole country”. - Maritza Pontón de Sancho, Manager of the Sancho Clinic. For more than 30 years, Clínica Sancho has carried out Medical Brigades for social assistance in the rural communities of our country.
Whats is the World Vision Day? The World Sight Day (DMV) is an international awareness day decreed by the World Health Organization (OMS), in partner with the International Organization for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB), which is held annually on the second Thursday of October, in order to focus as much attention as possible on...
Clinica Sancho has managed to position as a clinic specialized in ophthalmological health within the country and Latin America because it has the endorsement of all the centers that regulate the health in Ecuador such as the Agency for the Quality Assurance of Health Services and Prepaid Medicine (ACESS), is part of the Comprehensive Public...
Hyperopia is a condition that makes it difficult to have a close vision despite having a good vision for objects that are far away. Presbyopia for its part is the gradual loss of flexibility of the lens and the surrounding muscle fibers making it more difficult to focus on nearby objects.
Our Allegretto Wavelight Eye-Q Excimer Laser technology, which provides parameters of accuracy and safety in visual recovery, which decreases and even eliminates the dependence on magnifying lenses and contact lenses.
A cataract is an opacity of the lens (crystalline) of the eye, which is normally clear and transparent; it can be compared to a window that "frost" with ice or "fogs" with steam.
Keratoconus is an unusual condition, in which the cornea (the transparent part on the front of the eye) is abnormally thin and protrudes forward.
Glaucoma is an eye disease that is defined as progressive optic neuropathy or optic nerve disease.