Is an slt laser trabeculoplasty effective?

Yes. It can work for some patients (not all). Other treatmnets for glaucoma include medication eye drops and eye surgery (trabeculectomy, tube shunt, stents, etc.).

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What to do if I have an slt laser trabeculoplasty?

Usually Nothing. There is no preoperative care involved with SLT. I personally don't prescribe any postoperative medication after the surgery although some doctors prescribe a short course of steroidal or nonsteroidal anti inflammatory drops. I have my patients return 6 weeks after the procedure to measure the eye pressure and determine if there has been adequate pressure lowering from the procedure. Read more...