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Ophthalmology - Eye Surgery
Ophthalmology is a branch of medicine that deals with prevention, diagnosis and both medical and surgical treatment of diseases of the visual apparatus, the correction of refractive errors and related visual diseases.
SalusGate boasts several partnerships with centers of medical excellence that offer very high diagnostic, therapeutic and surgical standards in the ophthalmology field, both in Italy and Spain.
All ophthalmological diagnostic tests are performed with modern and high-precision instruments. A flagship for these activities is a clinic located in the center of Milan, in a beautiful position to visit the city. In this, as well as in the other structures there are specialized centers for the treatment of specific pathologies: Glaucoma Center, Pediatric Ophthalmology Center, Neuro-ophthalmology, Hypovision, Ocular Electrophysiology.
Another our partner center offers cataract surgery with the technique of ultrasound phacoemulsification and artificial crystalline implantation, for glaucoma, as well as for congenital infantile and paralytic strabismus, after a functional evaluation by the pediatric and orthoptic ophthalmology service.
The center also deals with retinal diseases (detachments, vitrectomies), corneal transplantation, stem cells, amniotic membrane, as well as refractive surgery for laser correction of myopia, astigmatism, hyperopia, and presbyopia.
In the surgery field, interventions are also performed on the lacrimal apparatus, eyelids, the orbit, with the help of glaucoma lasers, while in the field of diagnostics exams they use such methods as digitized retinal fluorescein angiography, computerized campimetry, ocular ultrasound, corneal topography, visual evoked potential.