Laser - different applications in ophthalmology

* Argon Photocoagulation - Laser photocoagulator used in vascular diseases of the retina (retinopathy caused by diabetes mellitus, hypertension retinopathy, etc.). and for the treatment of ruptures of the retina causing retinal detachment.


* YAG Laser - Laser used to "cut " thin intraocular structures, usually opacities means, often after cataract surgery. Also used in openings iris in glaucoma cases.