Glaucoma


Glaucoma

Glaucoma (eye pressure) Glaucoma, popularly known as "eye pressure", "glaucoma" or "black water disease".

It is damage to the optic nerve due to frequent increases in intraocular pressure. Depending on the person, the field of vision gradually narrows. It is an insidious disease that makes itself felt in the latter stages of the disease. Glaucoma, if diagnosed late, can cause severe damage to the optic nerve that cannot be treated. That is why an early diagnosis is very important.


Several methods can be used to treat glaucoma

  • Medication

  • Laser therapy

  • Surgical treatment

  • Trabeculectomy

  • Minimally invasive glaucoma surgery

  • Tube implantation

  • Cyclodestructive operations

  • Other methods

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