Tag: SLT

Treating glaucoma in pregnancy

Pregnant women need to be watchful for what they eat and drink. At the same time they must also be careful with the medications that they ingest. Luckily as Ophthalmologists we don’t have many pregnant patients with glaucoma. This is because glaucoma is primarily a disease of the elderly. The reason for this is because… Read More


Laser Treatment For Glaucoma Is Fast, Painless and Effective

Andrew Bainnson, M.D.

What is Glaucoma? Open-angle glaucoma, the most common form of glaucoma, affects about 3 million Americans. Half of these people do not even know that they have glaucoma. While there is no current cure for glaucoma, earl detection and treatment can help prevent further loss of vision and blindness. Glaucoma is an eye disease in… Read More


Simple Laser Treatment For Glaucoma

Open-angle glaucoma, the most common form of glaucoma, affects about 3 million Americans. Half of these people do not even know that they have glaucoma. While there is no current cure for glaucoma, earl detection and treatment can help prevent further loss of vision and blindness. Glaucoma is an eye disease in which the normal… Read More


Gentle Laser Can Reduce Reliance on Medications for Glaucoma

Open-angle glaucoma, the most common form of glaucoma, affects about 3 million Americans. Half of these people do not even know that they have glaucoma. While there is no current cure for glaucoma, earl detection and treatment can help prevent further loss of vision and blindness. Glaucoma is an eye disease in which the normal… Read More


SLT Laser Treatment for Glaucoma at North Shore Eye Care

Open-angle glaucoma, the most common form of glaucoma, affects about 3 million Americans. Half of these people do not even know that they have glaucoma. While there is no current cure for glaucoma, earl detection and treatment can help prevent further loss of vision and blindness. Glaucoma is an eye disease in which the normal… Read More


Laser Treatment For Glaucoma Available at North Shore Eye Care

Open-angle glaucoma, the most common form of glaucoma, affects about 3 million Americans. Half of these people do not even know that they have glaucoma. While there is no current cure for glaucoma, earl detection and treatment can help prevent further loss of vision and blindness. Glaucoma is an eye disease in which the normal… Read More


Glaucoma Lasers are Safe and Effective

Open-angle glaucoma, the most common form of glaucoma, affects about 3 million Americans. Half of these people do not even know that they have glaucoma. While there is no current cure for glaucoma, earyl detection and treatment can help prevent further loss of vision and blindness. Glaucoma is an eye disease in which the normal… Read More


Laser Trabeculoplasty Can Eliminate Drops in Some Patients

Open-angle glaucoma, the most common form of glaucoma, affects about 3 million Americans. Half of these people do not even know that they have glaucoma. While there is no current cure for glaucoma, earl detection and treatment can help prevent further loss of vision and blindness. Glaucoma is an eye disease in which the normal… Read More


Considerations for treating glaucoma in pregnancy

While pregnant women need to be watchful for what they eat and drink they must also be careful with the medications they ingest. Luckily as Ophthalmologists we don’t have many pregnant patients with glaucoma. Glaucoma is primarily a disease of the elderly. This is because the outflow mechanism for the fluid or aqueous humor that… Read More


i-Stent: Safe, Simultaneous treatment of Cataract and Glaucoma with Potential to Reduce Drop Dependence

Life long use of drops to lower the eye pressure is the most common treatment for glaucoma. The downsides of using drops include cost, inconvenience, and side-effects that can all lead to decreased compliance. All glaucoma drops have the potential of causing local side-effects including dry eyes, allergy, and redness, and can also be absorbed… Read More


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