How Well Does the CyPass Micro-Stent® Glaucoma Device Appear to Work? What Are The Risks of CyPass Micro-Stent® surgery? Read more…
Could gold be the ideal suprachoroidal shunt material?” The SOLX® gold micro shunt is made of 24-carat (99.95% pure) gold. How Well Does the SOLX® Gold Micro Shunt Appear to Work?
A European study of the STARflo™ Glaucoma Shunt is now underway. This implant is made of a soft, spongy silicon material. How Well Does the STARflo™ Glaucoma Shunt Work?
Learn more about Suprachoroidal Implants for Glaucoma Treatment. These shunts or stent implants are placed in the eye to increase the aqueous flow via the unconventional uveoscleral pathway to further lower IOP.
The Hydrus™ Microstent (Ivantis, Irvine, CA), like the iStent, is a trabecular microbypass stent. Made of nickel-titanium, it can most easily be thought of as a very long iStent.