Watch Dr. Shibal Bhartiya, Glaucoma Consultant, FMRI, Gurgaon, discuss the signs and symptoms of Glaucoma.
Glaucoma FAQ: What is glaucoma?
Glaucoma is an eye disorder that causes optic nerve damage or even blindness.
Are there different types of glaucoma? If yes, what are they?
There are two types of Glaucoma –
- Wide angle glaucoma
- Narrow angle glaucoma or Angle-Closure Glaucoma
Benefits of Glaucoma Surgery
Effectiveness of the glaucoma surgery varies depending on the patient’s age, type and extent of glaucoma as well as opted surgical treatment. Long-term reduction in intra-ocular pressure (IOP) in the eye is the primary benefit of glaucoma surgery.