Were You Diagnosed With Glaucoma?

Consider outpatient glaucoma surgery in Twin Falls, ID

Glaucoma is a major cause of blindness in people over the age of 60. If you've been diagnosed with glaucoma, surgery may help you manage your disease. Our outpatient eye surgery center in Twin Falls, ID offers several procedures to help treat your glaucoma, such as:

  • Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty - A laser is used to improve fluid drainage for your eye, helping to reduce symptoms without resorting to invasive methods.
  • Eye stent insertion - Minimally invasive glaucoma surgery. There are several different options available that utilize the eyes natural drainage system to help improve drainage and reduce eye pressure.
  • Advanced Glaucoma Surgery - This is an option when other treatments have not been effective.

How surgery can help

Since glaucoma can lead to blindness, glaucoma surgery could be an important tool for protecting your vision. But it also has other benefits. If you experience negative side effects from glaucoma medications, surgery can help you find relief. Your doctor can let you know what to expect and work with you to create a treatment plan that suits your needs.