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Latest News on Glaucoma Surgery

Surgery in case of glaucoma is suggested when both medications and laser have proven to be ineffective in lowering the ocular pressure and it is possible to see a progressive damage to the optic nerve. In these cases a surgical treatment is performed, that in its initial phase can be […]

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Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery

Procedures of the Glaucoma surgery The most innovative laser glaucoma surgery is without doubt the Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty, known as SLT, available from the last 5 years but still not used in Italy. Dr. Badalà performs this laser surgery for glaucoma in Milan and Catania. Laser for glaucoma treatment can […]

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Glaucoma Laser Surgery

Today there are innovative glaucoma laser surgeries that are more and more used instead of medications when these are not effective or collateral effects produce too much discomfort. The most innovative glaucoma laser surgery has to be the Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty, known as SLT: it has become available in the […]

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Glaucoma Laser and Treatments

Below you’ll find all the informations on the latest news for laser glaucoma surgery and glaucoma surgery, described with videos. Thanks to important innovations, surgical therapy for glaucoma is today safe and effective. Selective Laser Trabeculoplasy and minimally inavsive surgeries for glaucoma make it possible to have a quicker post-op […]

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Glaucoma: Insurance approved Laser & treatments

Glaucoma surgery with private insurance Glaucoma laser surgery (SLT or selective laser trabeculoplasty) such as trabeculectomy and the other minimally invasive surgeries to treat glaucoma, can be performed via the main Insurance Companies, Supplementary and Health Funds. Some insurance companies consider a direct payment for health services, with no obligations […]

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When to operate Glaucoma?

Which is the best treatment for glaucoma? Glaucoma treatment is mostly intended to lower the ocular pressure, to diminish the damage to the optic nerve. Ocular pressure in fact, is the main factor that can be changed when curing glaucoma. Today there are several therapies to cure glaucoma: Glaucoma therapy […]

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