eye surgery

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.
May 11, 2010

Eye Drops to Help You Heal

Following almost any eye surgery, your doctor will prescribe a series of eye drops. These usually include an antibiotic and others to keep the eye comfortable.
May 17, 2010

Eye Patches After Surgery

An eye patch is used after most eye surgery. It gives us some comfort, but really has no healing powers.
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.