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Corneal Transplant

PKP is a surgical procedure to remove the diseased part of the cornea and replace it with a similarly sized and shaped part of a healthy donor cornea.

Tissue is provided for a variety of surgical eye procedures. Corneas in OptisolTM - GS are available for:

Corneal transplantations are performed for several reasons, including the following:

Common Indicators
Bullous Keratopathy, Fuchs' Endothelial Dystrophy, Keratoconus, Repeat Graft, Keratitis, Viral or Bacterial Problems, Fungal Ulcers, Perforations, and Corneal Stromal Dystrophies are the most common indications for a corneal transplant.