The Istent Inject is the smallest medical device known to be implanted in the human body, is FDA-, TGA-, and MDA-approved, and can be inserted through the same incision created during cataract surgery, allowing both cataract and glaucoma to be treated at the same setting, as both conditions are common in this age group and frequently co-exist.
The postoperative course and risk profile is not dissimilar to following cataract surgery alone. Furthermore, having this procedure preserves future treatment options.
Having glaucoma means having a lifelong companion that requires different attention at different time points, its management is a journey. Micro-invasive glaucoma surgery has increased the arsenal of tools the glaucoma specialist now possesses to be able to assist on this journey.
Sunway Eye Centre is located strategically in various locations around the Klang Valley such as Kota Damansara, Petaling Jaya, Cheras and Subang Jaya. Make appointment with us for your glaucoma screening today!