Channels: Cornea | Posted 1/8/2016
Matthew Rauen, MD, of Wolfe Eye Clinic in West Des Moines, Iowa, provides cases of irregular astigmatism due to anterior corneal pathology. The final case is treated with a combination of superficial keratectomy and phototherapeutic keratectomy (PTK). This laser treatment of the cornea led to an excellent visual outcome.
Astigmatism • Cornea • Excimer Lasers • Pentacam HR • Phototherapeutic Keratectomy, PTK • Surface ablation