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As the society became an information society, there are lots of visual stimuli soroles of eyes are becoming more important. Furthermore, there are more related diseases these days. Gangnam Severance Hospital Ophthalmology performs the best treatments, researches, academic activities, and educations. It offers accurate and professional treatments at several sub-clinics such as Cataract and IOL(intra-ocular lens) Clinic, Glaucoma Clinic, Retina and Uveal Clinic, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Clinic, Laser Refractive Surgery Clinic, Anterior segment and Keratoplasty Clinic, and Low Vision Rehabilitation Clinic. Professionals of the division always do their best for the medical developments and the highest satisfaction of patients. In addition, it promises you to be the best division in national and international Ophthalmologies.
Clinical Experience - Gangnam Severance Hospital Glaucoma Clinic performs pediatric glaucoma surgeries as well as adult ones. If patientswho cannot undergo the normal surgery, it performs the surgery with drainages. Also strabismus surgery shows high success rate with non-surgical injection. The divisionhelps patients with severe myopia, who cannot undergo LASIK surgery, to undergo PIOL; phakic IOL, the special IOL insertion into anterior eyes. Retina Clinic performs injection surgeries for senile macular degeneration which usually causes elderly blindness.
Not only adults but also children are actively treated at the glaucoma center in which valve implant is performed in many of those patients who could not be treated through conventional surgery. A high success rate is seen with botox injection in those patients with strabismus. Phakic Intraocular lens implantation is performed where the intraocular lens is placed in patients with high myopia in whom LASIC is difficult. At the retina center, many cases of drug injection are done and successful for age related macular degeneration, which is a major cause of vision loss in the elderly.