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Ophthalmology and Ophthalmology Surgery

MEDICAL EXAMINATIONS, TESTS, TREATMENTS AND SURGERY

Clinical activities relevant to the Ophthalmology and Ophthalmology Surgery performed at Auxologico are fully covering all the needs related to the health and regular functioning of the human eye.

In all the locations of Auxologico, ophthalmological examinations and ophthalmic diagnostic tests can be carried out by leveraging modern and highly accurate medical instruments.

There are several specialist centers for the treatment of specific pathologies: from the Glaucoma Center to the Eye Pediatric Ophthalmology Center, from the Neuro-Ophthalmology and Ocular Electrophysiology to the hypovision.

The surgical activity involving all eye pathologies (cataract, retina, glaucoma, cornea) is carried out at Auxologico Capitanio Hospital.

In addition to the preparation and expertise of the medical staff as well as the cutting-edge instrumentation, the ophthalmologists of Auxologico pay the utmost attention to the patient dedicating the right time to the care of patients.

The focus on symptoms and visual problems, accurate eye examinations and the necessary thorough eye tests, the consultation with colleagues of the team as for the most complex cases and important decisions, the scrupolous and accurate attitude of the medical staff in the operating theatre are all key factors. All this requires the necessary time and effort that ophthalmologists of Auxologico always ensure to patients.

The ophthalmic examination 

INNOVATIVE TECHNIQUES AND PROCEDURES

  • Revolutionary Femtolaser technique and latest technology to correct refractive defects and cataract
  • Micro-incision for cataract surgery
  • Minimally invasive Surgery 23, 25, 27 Gauge for Retina Surgery

ACCESS TO SERVICES

Access to services at hospital and outpatient sites is possible through:

  • payment of the SSN prescription charge (the National Health);
  • Smart Tariff;
  • privately (upon payment);
  • Agreements (supplementary health funds, insurance companies, health insurance companies, conventions with companies and associations through which you can access a discounted price list).

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CLINICAL ACTIVITY

Anterior/Crystalline Segment

  • Cornea Transplant (every technique)
  • Cross-Linking
  • Correcting refractive defects (Femtolaser)

Cataract

  • Microincision
  • Astigmatism
  • Myopia
  • Presbyopia

Retina

  • Macular Pucker
  • Macular Hole
  • Diabetes
  • Retinal Detachment

Glaucoma

  • Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty (SLT)
  • Trabeculectomy.

Ophthalmoplastic surgery

  • Blepharochalasis
  • Entropion – Ectropion
  • Endoscopy of Lacrimal Ducts

Neuro-ophthalmology


RESEARCH TOPICS

  • Evaluation of vascular, structural and functional retina and choroid aspects in vascular and degenerative pathologies of the Central Nervous System by SD-OCT, electrophysiological tests and non-conventional vascular imaging methods; identification of reproducible biomarkers able to favour early diagnosis and differential diagnosis of these pathologies.
  • Measurement of oxygen saturation and blood supply indices by Polysomnography Dynamics in patients with acute and chronic vascular optic neuropathies.
  • Structural and functional quantitative evaluation of the degree of retrograde degeneration of the anterior afferent visual system by ERG, PERG, PEV and SD-OCT in patients with cerebral ischemic lesion affecting the visual pathways or the primary visual cortex; evaluation of the interaction of these parameters with the reorganisation of multisensory processing in the neuropsychological rehabilitation of the hemianopic visual field defect.

INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATION AND REFERENCE CENTRES

  • Beaumont Hospital Retina Associated di Royal Oak, Michigan, USA
  • Wills Eye Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Over 60 years of 
research and care
Over 60 years of
research and care

Since 1958, Auxologico has been working in the fields of biomedical research and highly specialised health care to ensure patients receive the most up-to-date and effective treatment.

18 Locations in 
Lombardy, Piedmont, Lazio and Romania
18 Locations in
Lombardy, Piedmont, Lazio and Romania

An integrated network of inpatient, outpatient and research facilities dedicated to patients, from the youngest to the elderly.

1.300.000
Persons/year
1.300.000
Persons/year

Patient trust translates into 4 million outpatient services and 178,000 inpatient days delivered by more than 1,800 healthcare professionals every year.

Accessible
Health
Accessible
Health

We guarantee a high quality clinical service, for everyone, both with the National Health Service and privately with different solutions (Smart Rate, Conventions, Plus).