The Glaucoma Service evaluates and treats patients who have glaucoma or who are suspected of having glaucoma. Highly sophisticated diagnostic equipment is used to monitor the course of the condition. All treatment options, including medication, laser surgery and microsurgery, are reviewed with each patient as part of the development of a personal management plan.
- Glaucoma (open-angle glaucoma, closed/narrow-angle glaucoma)
- High intraocular pressure (ocular hypertension)
- Low intraocular pressure after surgery
- Glaucoma filtering surgery
- Glaucoma drainage implant surgery
- Cataract surgery
- Cataract surgery combined with glaucoma surgery
- Laser surgery for open-angle and narrow-angle glaucoma
Locations Where Patients Are Evaluated and Treated
- Scheie Eye Institute at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
- Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
- Mercy Fitzgerald Medical Center
- Penn Medicine Radnor
Need an appointment? Request one online 24 hours/day, 7 days/week or call 800-789-PENN (7366) to speak to a referral counselor.