Ophthalmology – microsurgery on the eye

Surely, vision is the most important of a person's five senses. Accordingly, the variety of eye procedures extends from routine outpatient corneal correction to complex operations on the retina and vitreous humor.   See more with less light Surgery on the posterior segment presents special challenges for the surgeon and the microscope. Because the retina is highly light-sensitive, only low level illumination is allowed. This means that the optics have to work very efficiently. The Leica Low Light concept – with direct halogen illumination and high-intensity transmission optics – provides the necessary contrast ratio for retina procedures.   Efficient operation ensures the patient's comfort and well-being Operations in the anterior segment are often done on an outpatient basis. ...
 
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