Glaucoma is a group of related diseases that damage the optic nerve, resulting in vision loss and possible blindness. Glaucoma, a leading cause of blindness and visual impairment in the United States, can affect patients of all ages. Read more

Laser Peripheral Iridotomy

Laser peripheral iridotomy, also known as LPI, is a laser procedure used to lower eye pressure in patients with narrow-angle glaucoma. Narrow-angle glaucoma is a condition that occurs when the angle between the iris and the cornea in the eye is too small, resulting in a blockage of fluid in the drainage channel of the eye. Read more

Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty

Selective laser trabeculoplasty, or SLT, is an FDA-approved laser procedure for the treatment of open-angle glaucoma. SLT is an advanced treatment option that lowers eye pressure and increases fluid drainage. Read more

EX-PRESS® Glaucoma Filtration Device

The EX-PRESS® Glaucoma Filtration Device is a medical device that diverts aqueous fluid from the anterior chamber to a subconjunctival reservoir without removing sclera or tissue from the iris. Read more


Trabeculectomy, also known as glaucoma filter surgery, is a surgical procedure that removes part of the trabecular meshwork of the eye in order to increase the drainage of fluid. Read more

The Ahmed™ Glaucoma Valve

The Ahmed™ glaucoma valve is a medical device used in the treatment of glaucoma for those patients not responding to medication or surgical intervention. Read more


Each year, cataracts affect millions of people, including more than half of all Americans aged 60 and older. Read more

Cataract Surgery

A cataract is a clouding of the lens of the eye; cataract surgery is performed to improve vision by replacing the clouded lens with an artificial one. Read more

Dry eye

Dry eye is a common condition in which the eyes are insufficiently lubricated, leading to itching, redness and pain. Read more

Eye Infections

Eye infections can occur when a patient has been exposed to a virus, fungus or bacterium. Read me

Macular Degeneration

Macular degeneration, also known as age-related macular degeneration (AMD), is a common condition in older adults and the leading cause of vision loss in people age 50 and older. Read more


A pterygium is a painless, non-cancerous growth of the conjunctiva, the lining that covers the white part of the eye. Read more