Treatment with different types of laser can be performed in our Taree rooms: laser iridotomy for closed angle glaucoma, laser trabeculoplasty for open angle glaucoma, laser capsulotomy for opacification of the shell that holds the lens following cataract surgery and photocoagulation of the retina for diabetic retinopathy.
Your eye is initially numbed with drops and then you place your chin on a stand similar to the one the doctor examines you with. This treatment only takes a few minutes. Your vision may return to normal after a few hours. Ingrowing eyelashes that cause considerable irritation and possible scarring to the cornea can also be lasered to inhibit their further growth.