Examination Technology
Ultrasound Pachymetry

 

 When diagnosing various eye problems, including glaucoma, Ultrasound Pachymetry allows us to better prescribe a course of treatment.

   

• When measuring the pressure of the eye for glaucoma, many measurements are inaccurate because the front surface of the eye, or the cornea, is thicker or thinner than normal.
• Pachymetry, or the measurement of the thickness of the cornea is an integral part of the Glaucoma examination.
• Thin corneas alone, regardless of the eye pressure, have also been found much more often in people with glaucoma.

 
Vision Care Associates 1120 E Washington St Grayslake, IL 60030 Phone: (847) 223-2000

© 2019 All content is the property of Vision Care Associates (Grayslake) ™ & assoc. vendors. | DISCLAIMER | HIPAA
Website Powered and Developed by EyeVertise.com


Email  |  Tools  |  Patient Forms