YAG LASER (India)

 
 
Purpose

Iridotomy

Gonioplasty

Synechiolysis

Posterior capsulotomy for Secondary cataract

Iridoplasties

Advantages

Immediate visual regain in patients with secondary or after cataract (condition that causes decreased vision in people who have done cataract surgery)

Immediate relief with patients with angle closure glaucoma (acute glaucoma)

Procedure

Patient seated at the instrument

Topical anaesthetic drop instilled

Appropriate condensing lens placed on the eye

Part for which LASER to be done brought into focus and the procedure done