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What is MIGS?

Do you have glaucoma? With MIGS procedures performed by the expert team at Gadsden Eye Associates, patients can receive the latest and most state-of-the-art treatments available.

MIGS stands for minimally invasive glaucoma surgery. These procedures have revolutionized how glaucoma is treated, ensuring safer and more effective ways to treat glaucoma beyond traditional glaucoma procedures.

They reduce intraocular pressure (IOP) in patients with glaucoma and help control glaucoma progression. However, unlike more traditional glaucoma procedures, like a trabeculectomy, MIGS procedures are minimally invasive, allowing quicker recoveries and fewer patient complications.

MIGS procedures often implant tiny devices or use techniques to enhance how fluid drains from the eye to reduce the intraocular pressure in the eye. MIGS procedures can be performed during cataract surgery, but they can also be performed as standalone procedures, depending on what a patient requires.

MIGS Procedures at Gadsden Eye Associates

At Gadsden Eye Associates, we offer our glaucoma patients a range of MIGS procedures to help manage glaucoma. These procedures are tailored to the individual needs of each patient and consider what kind of glaucoma and the severity of their condition.

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Learn more about MIGS and if it could be a good way to treat your glaucoma by requesting an appointment at Gadsden Eye Associates in Gadsden, AL, today!
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