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Eye surgery/treatment for adults

Cataract surgery

Visit the NHS Choices website for information, (includes useful animation showing how surgery is performed)

Cataract surgery
Information to read before you have surgery about the risks, benefits and alternatives of cataract surgery
Patient Information leaflet


Glaucoma patient information leaflets:

Angle closure (glaucoma) and laser treatment

Argon Laser Peripheral Iridoplasty treatment

Endoscopic Cyclophotocoagulation (ECP)

Glaucoma Surgery - iStent®

Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty (SLT)

Trabeculectomy Surgery for glaucoma

Undergoing Cyclodiode Laser treatment

Virtual Glaucoma Clinic

XEN™ Gel stent

 


Undergoing Laser Treatment

Patient Information Leaflet


Eyelid surgery (Entropion and Ectropion Repair)

Patient Information leaflet


Excision of Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC) and reconstruction surgery

Patient Information leaflet


Consent for eyelid muscle and fat removal or for ptosis surgery

Patient Information leaflet


Fluorescein and indocyanine green angiogram

Patient Information leaflet


Intravitreal eye treatment

Patient Information leaflet


Retinal Laser in Diabetic Retinopathy

Patient Information leaflet


Removal of Corneal Foreign body discharge information

Patient Information leaflet


Squint/Strabismus surgery

Adult strabismus surgery operation on the eye muscles
Patient Information leaflet about the operation, how to prepare and advice following surgery

Strabismus (squint) surgery
Patient Information leaflet about the risks, benefits and alternatives of squint surgery


Dacrocystorhinostomy surgery

Information for patients, relatives and carers


Vitreoretinal surgery

The information we provide about vitreoretinal surgery comes from the British and Eire Association of Vitreoretinal Surgeons (www.beavrs.org).  Below are links to some of the patient information leaflets on their website:

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Patients Know Best

York and Scarborough Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is now offering patients the opportunity to sign up to our new online service that gives you secure access to your health record from any smartphone, tablet or computer. It’s designed to improve your patient experience and access to NHS services and information. The service is provided in partnership with Patients Know Best (PKB).  Further information can be found on our website, including frequently asked questions.