Presenter: Joseph Anthony Tumbocon
Ahmed glaucoma valve surgery is usually indicated in patients that have a higher risk for failure with trabeculectomy with mitomycin. It allows immediate and controlled intraocular pressure (IOP) reduction in eyes with medically uncontrolled IOP.
A detailed step-by-step guide in conventional Ahmed glaucoma valve surgery is described in this instructional video, including a few variations in the surgical technique. Furthermore, the video elaborates on the basic principles, core concepts, tips and pearls on how to optimize outcomes for this procedure