Regardless of the procedure, the team of trained doctors and medical staff work tirelessly to provide Laredo with exceptional surgical services. We offer a wide variety of surgical services for virtually every eye need.
Small Incision Cataract Surgery
Small-incision cataract surgery (SICS) is also called manual small-incision cataract surgery (MSICS) or sutureless extra-capsular cataract extraction (SECCE). It is a safe, cost-effective procedure with very good outcomes.
Surgery reduces the pressure in the eyes by opening blocked drainage angles or creating a new opening that fluid can flow through to leave the eye. In some cases surgery may be done to relieve pain caused by glaucoma.
Surgery on the lids to remove cancers, other abnormal growths and to correct abnormal position of the lids due to aging, trauma or infections.
Surgery on the cornea and conjunctiva of the eye to remove abnormal growths like pterygiums, cysts or other abnormal growths.
Probing & Irrigation
Probing and irrigation of the nasal lacrimal duct system for persistent tearing in children.
Argon laser surgery is used to treat Diabetic Retinopathy and Yag laser surgery to remove “after cataract” opacities that may be blurring vision.
All Inclusive Emergency Surgery
For trauma to all parts of the eye and eyelids to restore anatomy and function of the eye.
Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
Surgery on the eyelids to correct defects caused by injuries or anatomical damage caused by removing tumors on the eyelids.