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Glaucoma Treatment Cost at Eye Mantra Hospital

Glaucoma Treatment

What is Glaucoma?

Glaucoma treatment depends on the type of glaucoma, technologies, equipment, treatment type used in the hospital, etc. It is treated by lowering your eye pressure. There are different types of treatment for the patient depending on the glaucoma diagnosis.

However, the damage caused by glaucoma cannot be reversed as the damage is permanent but the treatment can stop further damage. There are different treatment ways that an ophthalmologist use for treatment.

Glaucoma Treatment Cost

If a person is having glaucoma, it is very important to start the treatment at the same time. Glaucoma treatment cost basically depends on the type of treatment used by the doctor. Different types of treatments are :

  • Medications
  • Laser Trabeculoplasty
  • Surgery

Types and Their Cost

Medications

Medications

You can control glaucoma by using medications. These are generally the eye drops that can lower the pressure in the eyes and can prevent damage to the optic nerve.  These medicines can cost around 10000- 80000 per year depending on the type of eye drops used. Sometimes patient treatment is covered by Health Insurance. In this, the patient needs to pay only the cost of doctor visits, etc. The medication cost is generally covered by the Insurance Companies.

Laser Trabeculoplasty

Laser Treatment for Glaucoma

To Lower the pressure in the eyes, Doctors use laser so that the fluid can drain from your eye. Some patients prefer Laser treatment as they do not want the difficulty to remember the eye drops schedule. It has its advantages as well as its disadvantages.

This procedure is usually less expensive and the recovery by these is very fast. The cost can usually vary from 80,000- 1,40,000. The cost varies because of the technology used, equipment, etc.

Surgery

Glaucoma Surgery

This treatment is only for those patients who are not treated by medications or the laser procedure. There are even MIGS that are combined with cataract surgeries to treat mild open-angle- glaucoma. These treatments are comparatively expensive than the other two procedures. This requires a special surgeon in a hospital setting. The average cost of this procedure is around 4,00,000- 5,00,000.

 

                      Type of Treatment                                   Average Cost (In Rs.)
                           Medications                                        10,000- 80,000
                   Laser Trabeculoplasty                                        80000- 140000
                               Surgery                                      4,00,000- 5,00,000

Doctors choose treatment type on the basis of the condition of the patient. The cost varies because of equipment, technology, facilities, etc. The cost will vary from hospital to hospital.

A Word From Eye Mantra

This is everything that you need to know about Glaucoma surgery costs in Delhi. This cost may vary depending upon the consultation charges that may differ from hospital to hospital. At Eye Mantra hospital, we provide the best services in glaucoma surgery.

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Book an appointment with us immediately by calling at  +91-9711115191. You can even mail us at eyemantra1@gmail.com. or visit our site- https://eyemantra.in/

 

 

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