Anesthesia

May 4, 2009

What is Informed Consent?

Definition of informed consent and an explanation of its different parts.
April 26, 2010

Retina Surgery is "Same Day" Surgery

Retina surgery, either scleral buckle or vitrectomy, is performed while you are wide awake! It is usually painless and on an outpatient basis.
August 18, 2010

Anesthesia For Eye Surgery

Most eye surgery is performed while you are awake, yet comfortable. Occasionally a sedative is needed, but general anesthesia is often not needed.
June 9, 2015
Choosing Anesthesia for Retina Surgery, Randall Wong, M.D., Retina Specialist, Fairfax, Virginia

Anesthesia for Eye Surgery | Your Retina Surgery

Most of my operations are done while the patient is awake, yet comfortable. Keeping you comfortable and safe is our main goal.