Photodynamic Therapy

Photodynamic therapy for maculopathy is the first treatment for exudative maculopathy to be effective and safe.

It is used for treating exudative maculopathy. A substance that makes the patient sensitive to light is injected intravenously: this accumulates selectively in the neovessels (verteporfin) and after that, a non thermal laser is applied.

It is abolutely necessary not to be exposed to light for the next 3 days after treatment. This laser is especially ideal to treat maculopathy of patients with myopia and/or in association with antiangiogenetic therapy (bevacizumab, ranibizumab).


Christian Altadonna, Palermo

Votazione: Eccellente
I am almost 19 and last year Dr. Badalà diagnosed me with a macular degeneration due to strong myopia.

I received an Intravitreal injection and my view improved a lot and in a few months; I immediately got back to my... Keep on reading this review normal activities, for example using PC or watching television.

I suggest it because it has changed my life, it has improved it, and, in addition, Dr. Badalà has the ability to involve his patients in every way.