Intraocular lens (IOL) is a lens implanted in the eye used to treat cataracts or myopia. Insertion of an intraocular lens for the treatment of cataracts is the most common performed eye surgical procedure. This procedure can be done under local anesthesia with the patient awake.
Laser vision correction, is a type of refractive surgery for the correction of myopia, astigmatism and hypermetropia. Lasik is performed by an ophthalmologist who uses a laser or microkeratome to reshape the eye's cornea in order to improve visual acuity. To most of the patients, LASIK provides a permanent alternative to eyeglasses or contact lenses.
Cataract surgery is the removal of the natural lens of the eye that has developed an opacification, known as cataract. Cataract surgery is generally performed by an ophthalmologist (eye surgeon) in an ambulatory, in a surgical center or hospital, using local anesthesia, causing little or no discomfort to the patient.
Lachrymal surgery is a sub-specialty of ophthalmology which focuses on disorders of the eyelids and tear-drainage system. The surgical repertoire of the oculoplastic and lachrymal surgeon includes correction of eyelid malposition’s, treatment of in growing eyelashes, tumors’ of the lids removal and surrounding tissues and reconstruction of these tissues following tumor excision or trauma.
Eye treatment is one of the most popular procedures for international medical tourism. Patients from Albania and abroad are being treated by top eye specialists in the country.
High quality eye care and sophisticated equipment provided by the most reputable brands are attracting more and more international patients every year.
Our specialists are achieving excellent results in laser eye surgery, cataract surgery, cataract treatment, glaucoma treatment, ocular oncology, vitro-retinal surgery, etc.
There are many glaucoma surgery variations and combinations, that facilitate the escape of excess aqueous humor from the eye to lower intra-ocular pressure, and a few that lower the IOP by decreasing the production of aqueous.
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