Glaucoma is a term used for a group of eye conditions that cause damage to the optic nerve due to an increase in intraocular pressure. If left untreated, glaucoma can cause complete vision loss. When drug therapies and medications fail or are inappropriate, surgical treatment may be required. There are two types of surgical techniques used in glaucoma treatment: laser surgery and conventional filtering microsurgery. Although there is no cure for glaucoma, surgery may stabilize vision and prevent future vision loss. Below is an overview of what to expect during glaucoma surgery recovery.
Recovery from Laser Glaucoma Surgery
Laser surgery is a highly effective treatment option for glaucoma patients. This type of […]