Dr Kavitha Palaniappan

Eye Specialist / Consultant Ophthalmologist

Hello and welcome to my site, iDrKavitha! I'm Dr Kavitha, eye specialist currently practicing in Hospital Pantai Ayer Keroh, Melaka. In this digital era, it's easier for patients to learn about their conditions even before setting foot inside the clinic. However, it is important to get the right information and it is also equally important to obtain updated information. With the wealth of information available online, it's difficult to differentiate the facts from fictions and truth from tales. Hence, I though it's imperative for me to a start website to create awareness, answer questions and to keep readers updated with valuable vision and eye-health related information as well as to know me a little better.

We Treat For

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CATARACT

Cataract is a leading cause of blindness in Malaysia according National Eye Survey

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CORNEAL EYE DISEASE 

Approximately 1 in 2000 people in Malaysia is affected by Keratoconus. 

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GLAUCOMA

In Malaysia, Glaucoma is the second most leading cause of blindness.

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DIABETIC EYE DISEASES

Diabetic eye disease is a group of eye conditions that can affect people with diabetes.

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AGE RELATED VISION LOSS

Age related vision loss is becoming more common in both Malaysia

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UVEITIS

Uveitis is inflammation of the uvea 

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PEDIATRIC OPHTHALMOLOGY

focus on the development of the visual system and the various diseases

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Squint /Strabismus

Squint / Strabismus is the condition in which the eyes do not point in the same direction. 

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What People Say

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My greatest appreciation to Dr.Kavitha for the successful eyes surgery on my beloved sister Maria Anthony. Thank you so much for restoring my sister's eyes vision...words not enough to thank you, God bless you for your care and professional service. Highly recommended to see Dr. Kavitha in Pantai Hospital Ayer Keroh Melaka....the best Ophthalmologist!

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Mr M, Engineer

 The care and concern showed throughout the diagnosis, procedure and follow up was outstanding.

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Ms Lim

I must compliment Dr. Kavitha for the extremely professional and efficient manner in which my mother was taken care of. She took her time to explain her condition and treatment.