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  • Cataract Procedures
    within the lens begin to cluster together causing the lens to cloud If the lens is cloudy it cannot properly focus the image on the retina This makes vision blurry and colors indistinct Learn more about cataracts Dr Marks performs cataract correction under the high magnification of a Zeiss surgical microscope using specialized instruments and Alcon Ozil Microincisional Ultrasonic Technology Anesthetic drops are used to numb the eye and the

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  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
    during surgery but the surgeon leaves in place the clear membrane the capsule that had covered the back of the natural lens This membrane supports the replacement lens implant In a small number of patients this membrane thickens becomes clouded and prevents light from reaching the back of the eye This thickening process sometimes takes place within a few months after cataract surgery but it often happens years later A

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  • Chalazion
    if it remains small and not very noticeable Many chalazion go away on their own or after the application of a warm moist compresses over a period of weeks However a chalazion that persists can grow large enough to affect

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  • Trabeculectomy
    and medication eye drops or Laser surgery have not been effective in lowering the pressure within your eye a surgical procedure called trabeculectomy may be necessary This procedure helps to lower pressure by altering the eye s drainage system Click

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  • Augusta Eye Procedures | Express Shunt
    a glaucoma filtration device about the size of a grain of rice The device enables the drainage system of the eye which has been damaged by glaucoma to be by

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  • Laser Trabeculoplasty
    While it does not cure glaucoma this treatment often works as well as certain medications without potential medication related side effects Ellex Solo SLT laser Augusta Eye MD recently added the Ellex Solo SLT laser to our arsenal of treatment options for Glaucoma Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty SLT selectively targets the melanin cells of the trabecular meshwork to enhance outflow and reduce intraocular pressure The Ellex Solo SLT Laser is the

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  • Corneal Transplants
    corneal transplant including DSEK is performed in order to restore transparency to a damaged cornea DSEK is a relatively new form of corneal transplantation The specific type of corneal disease is determined and the best surgical option can then be recommended Each week The South Carolina Eye Bank receives many requests for corneas for transplantation Thanks to the generosity of organ donors tens of thousands of corneal transplant recipients are

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  • Oculoplastic Surgery
    along the natural fold lines of the upper eyelids to remove excess fat and skin Sutures close and retighten the lids resulting in unobstructed vision and a more youthful pleasant expression When the upper eyelids are unable to open fully this problem is often caused by weakness of the muscles that lift the eyelid This condition called ptosis can make a person look older but can also cause vision problems

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