We have the eye scan called the OCT which takes a three-dimensional view of the optic nerve head and the neuro-tissue contained in it. We use that to determine whether there’s any pathological or disease loss as a result of glaucoma from the optic nerve head.
Lydia Chang holds a safety record for Glaucoma Treatments that is better than the national average. To learn more about the precautions Ms Chang takes, read this blog.
My NHS subspecialty expertise is in the subject of glaucoma. This means that I base my outpatient services almost exclusively on assessing patients who may have risk factors for glaucoma or patients that already have a glaucoma diagnosis.
Unlike cataract surgery, where you get a visual result quickly after the operation, some glaucoma treatment results are built up over time and individualised to the patient.
Lydia Chang started Eyesight Hertfordshire because she wanted to provide excellent service in the private healthcare service. This led her to start Eyesight Hertfordshire with her colleague, Praveen Patel.