Glaucoma Treatment

Frequently asked questions about Glaucoma Treatment

What you need to know about your Glaucoma treatment

Glaucoma frequently asked questions for Dr. Calotti

How do I use my eye drops?

Click here to learn how to use eyedrops properly.

I have Glaucoma. When I have cataract or eyelid surgery, do I continue using Glaucoma drops?

YES! Continue using your glaucoma drops as directed.


After Glaucoma laser treatment, do I still need to use my Glaucoma drops?

Each case is an individual case. If Dr. Calotti instructs you to discontinue using drops, you may do so. If not, please continue to use your drops. If in doubt, do not hesitate to call the office. One of our technicians will be happy to help you.


Is Glaucoma treatment covered by OHIP?

Yes, laser treatments are covered by OHIP as long as you have a valid Ontario Health Card.


My glaucoma is well controlled, do I have to see Dr. Calotti again?

Every Glaucoma patient, although well controlled, still should have a follow-up evaluation at least once a year.


I have Glaucoma, for how long should I be using my eye drops?

Every Glaucoma patient, although well controlled, still should have a follow-up evaluation at least once a year.


 
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