Glaucoma

Glaucoma and neuro-ophthalmology

Along with diabetic retinopathy and age related macular degeneration, galucoma is one of the causes of blindness in our time, avoidable, provided it is diagnosed early.

Early diagnosis: computerized perimetry, structural study of the layer of optic nerve fibers by optical coherence tomography.

Laser trabeculoplasty.

Ambulatory surgery by perforating and non-perforating trabeculectomy.

Very recently we have begun to collaborate with the Center for Neuroscience Euroespes, led by Dr Cacabelos by creating a neuro unit (UNO) aim to the diagnosis and treatment of neuro-ophthalmological diseases.