MIGS, or minimally invasive glaucoma surgery, refers to a variety of exciting new treatment options for many glaucoma patients. With this development in glaucoma treatment, patients now may choose from a variety of surgeries, customized to their unique needs.
In fact, MIGS is defined as several treatment options which meet specific criteria as defined by the American Glaucoma Society. Generally, MIGS treatments are considered less invasive and safer than traditional glaucoma surgeries. MIGS treatments also tend to have a faster recovery time.
Benefits can include:
- Safer, minimally invasive treatment
- Shorter surgery time
- Faster recovery
- Lower eye pressure
- Reduces or eliminates dependency on glaucoma management medications
Our team of experienced glaucoma specialists will work with you to develop the treatment plan that best fits your individual needs.