The Vanderbilt Eye Institute offers the most advanced and effective treatment for all types of glaucoma, an eye disease that affects the optic nerve. Our expert team of ophthalmologists will determine the best possible treatment for you, which may include laser surgery and diagnostic monitoring.
We treat all types of glaucoma, including:
Our fellowship-trained physicians have extensive training and experience in the latest treatments and surgeries for glaucoma. Because they are leaders in their specialty, you can trust that your eyes will get the best care.
Our glaucoma specialists are trained to perform advanced laser and surgical procedures for the treatment of open-angle glaucoma. We also offer other minimally invasive glaucoma surgeries (MIGS) to treat different types of glaucoma. This gives you the opportunity for a quicker, easier recovery.
Our patients range from newborns to adults over 100 years old. We carefully monitor each patient over the long term to make sure they’re receiving the most appropriate treatment.
We work together to ensure that you receive the comprehensive care you need. Our team members collaborate with each other, as well as with experts in other medical disciplines, to provide you with individual care that addresses your unique needs.
As part of an academic medical center, we offer access to some of the most promising new approaches being tested in clinical trials. Find a clinical trial.
A second opinion can help you make the best decisions. We review your medical history, diagnostic tests, any previous treatments and your personal preferences to provide you with an informed opinion.
We offer a full range of tests, treatments and services, including: