The glaucoma treatment cost depends on the type of glaucoma the patient has. It also depends on their insurance coverage.
Glaucoma treatment risks depend on the type of glaucoma that the patient has. Before we prescribe any treatment, we ensure the patient understands any risks or complications.
The risks of laser eye surgery depend on the condition that we are treating. Overall, laser eye surgery is very safe and has very few risks.
Overall, glaucoma treatment doesn't hurt. The key to glaucoma treatment (drops) is to use them as prescribed even if you aren't experiencing glaucoma symptoms.
Glaucoma treatment aims to prevent further vision loss. Because of this, there aren't any immediate vision-restoring results. However, glaucoma treatment can prevent irreversible blindness.