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Are there effective treatments for glaucoma?
9 doctors weighed in

Dr. Beth Friedland
Ophthalmology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
There are many medications today, eyedrops and even pills that help some patients.
Also laser surgeries can help open up the channels where the fluid flows out of the eye. As a last resort, incisional surgery with special shunts and valves can treat glaucoma.

In brief: Yes
There are many medications today, eyedrops and even pills that help some patients.
Also laser surgeries can help open up the channels where the fluid flows out of the eye. As a last resort, incisional surgery with special shunts and valves can treat glaucoma.
Dr. Beth Friedland
Dr. Beth Friedland
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Dr. Renee Bovelle
It is important to take any medications as prescribed by your ophthalmologist. Glaucoma can steal your sight with out any symptoms. So you should also keep all of your appoinments.
Dr. Robert Chang
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
There are effective, study-proven treatments for slowing down vision loss from glaucoma through medications, laser, surgery.

In brief: Yes
There are effective, study-proven treatments for slowing down vision loss from glaucoma through medications, laser, surgery.
Dr. Robert Chang
Dr. Robert Chang
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Dr. Harvey Fishman
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Eye drops laser and incisional surgery.

In brief: Yes
Eye drops laser and incisional surgery.
Dr. Harvey Fishman
Dr. Harvey Fishman
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