iStent inject® W - the advanced device for glaucoma therapy
Glaucoma is a serious. progressive eye disease which, left untreated, can lead to blindness. It can be difficult to detect without an eye test as most types of glaucoma have no symptoms.
East Grinstead hospital revolutionises glaucoma treatment
A hospital in Sussex is the first in the UK to offer revolutionary treatment for glaucoma. It involves the use of lasers and the insertion of a tiny stent in the eye itself.
Pioneering glaucoma operation to drain excess eye fluid will 'save sight of thousands of patients'
A pioneering procedure could prevent thousands of Britons with the eye condition glaucoma from losing their sight. The disease, which affects at least 600,000 people in Britain, is the leading cause of irreversible sight loss.
The microscopic implant that treats glaucoma
Glaucoma can lead to sight loss – even blindness – if it’s not diagnosed and treated early. Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Gok Ratnarajan describes the treatments that could help save your sight.