Cornea and ocular surface

11/08/2021

Tips to protect your eyes from sun and chlorine during the summer

With the onset of summer, the eyes are exposed to a series of risks that should be prevented in order to avoid serious injuries. Agents such as chlorine from the swimming pool, sea salt, sand, strong winds or the sun are causes that threaten the condition of our eyes. These agents can alter the health of the conjunctiva, the cornea, the crystalline lens and the retina. Dr. Jordi Gatell, head of the ICR Cornea Department, tells us what we can do to take care of them during this time of the year.

11/08/2021

Ocular allergy: spring, dry eye and coronavirus

Although the arrival of spring is usually synonymous with a rise in temperature or the blooming of plants, for many it can turn into a real nightmare, as it means the onset of spring allergies caused by pollen.

11/08/2021

Contact lenses

What are contact lenses and how should they be used? The use of contact lenses is becoming more and more common in our society. It is important to know the different types of lenses and the injuries they can cause if they are not used properly.

23/10/2020

Dr. Duch will participate as a speaker in the XVIII Alicante Refractiva Internacional 2020

The next 30th and 31st of October will take place the XVIII course of Refractive Surgery, Cataract and Cornea ARI of Alicante, which on this occasion will be taught telematically. The course, directed by the lecturer from Alicante Jorge L. Alió, will have the participation of prestigious international and national ophthalmologists, among them, Dr. Francesc Duch, head of the Department of Refractive Surgery at ICR.

08/05/2019

Eight tips for combating dry eye syndrome

Dry eye syndrome is a common condition that occurs when the eye doesn’t produce enough tears or when these are not of a high enough quality to keep the eyes hydrated and free from discomfort. Risk Factors Eye dryness can affect anyone, despite being most common among women, especially after the menopause, or in those […]

14/02/2017

Curious facts about tears

A sad movie ending, a breakup, an onion chopped into slices, a blow or contusion, or fits of laughter may bring us to tears, a liquid that has many functions. Lachrymal glands produce them continuously, and can generate between 55 and over 110 liters of tears per year, thus contributing to maintaining daily eye health […]

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ICR Pau Alcover

Telephone number (+34) 93 378 23 19

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ICR Ganduxer Headquarters

Telephone number 93 254 79 20
Emergencies phone number: 93 418 72 27

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ICR Terrassa

Telephone number +34 93 736 34 40

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Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.

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ICR Service at Clínica Ntra. Sra. del Remei

Telephone number 902 10 10 50

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Every day from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Friday mornings from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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Clínica Bonanova Surgical Center

Telephone number 934 34 09 25

Opening hours:
Monday to Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

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Clinica Bonanova Tests and Treatments

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