Dr. Constance O. Okeke is the first certified Trabectome surgeon in Hampton Roads, making Virginia Eye Consultants the only practice in the area to offer this advanced glaucoma treatment.
Trabectome is a Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery (MIGS) that works to help the body help itself. It’s a three-step process that takes approximately 30 minutes.
1. Incision- A tiny incision is made across the chamber of the affected eye.
2. Electro-surgical pulse- Diseased tissue is removed with an electrosurgical pulse.
3. Washout- They eye is washed out with saline to remove tissue debris.
If you know or believe you have glaucoma, schedule a consultation with one of our expert eye care physicians to discuss your options. Call Virginia Eye Consultants at 757-622-2200.