is a disease that typically affects older people, although it
can occur at any age. It is the leading cause of blindness in
the United States.
eye has around 1 million tiny nerve fibers that run from the back
of the eye to the brain. These nerve fibers allow us to see.
Glaucoma is a disease that causes the destruction of these fibers.
glaucoma has the potential to cause blindness, loss of vision
is preventable if the disease is detected and treated early.
Our glaucoma specialist can help in this process. He treats all
conditions associated with glaucoma and, when necessary, performs
procedures such as medical laser, trabeculectomies, and glaucoma