The term LASER is an abbreviation which stands for Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation. The laser is a source of coherent, directional, monochromatic light that can be precisely focused into a small spot. The laser is a very useful tool for a wide variety of clinical diagnostic and therapeutic procedures.
Laser in Keratorefractive Surgery
- Photo Refractive Keratectomy (PRK).
- Laser in situ Keratomileusis (LASIK).
- Laser Sub epithelial Keratectomy (LASEK)
- Epi Lasik.
- Laser Thermal Keratoplasty
- Corneal Neovascularization.
- Retrocorneal Pigmented Plaques.
- Laser Iridotomy.
- Laser Trabeculoplasty
- Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty
- Trabecular ablation
- Gonioplasty (Iridoplasty, Iridoretraction)
- Iridolenticular Synechiolysis
- Posterior capsulotomy
- Laser phacoemulsification
- Vitreous membranes
- Vitreous traction bands
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Retinal Vascular Diseases
- Choroidal Neovascularization (CNV)
- Clinical Significant Macular Edema (CSME)
- Central Serous Retinopathy (CSR)
- Retinal Break/Detachment
- Retinal Vein Occlusion
- Eale’s Disease
- Coats Disease
- Peripheral Retinal Lesion
- Retinopathy of prematurity