Sedation

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.