Glaucoma is a serious medical condition which needs instant treatment. A late treatment may result in loss of vision. Glaucoma can be treated using many ways such as using medication, laser treatment or at last surgery treatment. A surgery treatment is done when medication, laser treatment fails to provide relief. Glaucoma happens because of the fluid pressure that starts to build up inside the eye and puts a lot of pressure on optic nerve which results in vision loss. Mavit jaskra operacja can help you to treat your glaucoma and retain your eye back to its normal condition. There are many types of glaucoma surgery that can be performed for curing this medical condition. Some of the most common types of glaucoma surgery are mentioned below.
Laser Trabeculoplasty: This surgery is performed to increase the flow of the eye liquid inside the eye so that pressure may be reduced on the optic nerve and the vision of the patient may be improved. Laser is used in this treatment to create tiny holes in the eye around the region where iris meets with the cornea.
Trabeculectomy: In this surgery, a new channel is made in the eye which through which all the excess fluid may flow so that the pressure on the optic nerve may reduce. This surgery is made on the drainage system of the eye. This surgery is done without laser and causes bleeding. This is a traditional surgery just like any other surgery that is done on your body.
Goniotomy: This type of surgery is actually performed on infants and small children. In this surgery, a special lens is used to view the structure of the eye for creating the opening for the trabecular meshwork so that the fluid may drain out of it reducing the extra pressure on the walls of the eye as well as on the optic nerve.