Ophthalmologic Surgery

Ophthalmology includes sub-specialities which deal either with certain diseases or diseases of certain parts of the eye. Ophthalmologic surgery is a surgical procedure performed on the eye or any part of the eye. Surgery on the eye is routinely performed to repair retinal defects, remove cataracts or cancer, or to repair eye muscles. The most common purpose of ophthalmologic surgery is to restore or improve vision.

Common Ophthalmogic procedures:

  • Anterior segment surgery
  • Cataract surgery
  • Cornea, ocular surface, and external disease Neuro-ophthalmology
  • Ocular oncology
  • Oculoplastics & Orbit surgery
  • Strabismus (mis-alignment of the eyes)
  • Refractive surgery

Prepare for your visit by reading the Instructions for Surgery