Ab-Interno Canaloplasty (ABiC™) showed very impressive results in the 12 month multi-center, safety and efficacy clinicial study done by Mark J. Gallardo and Mahmoud A. Khaimi, MD.
Trabeculectomy is no longer the king. In the Fall of 2015, a German patient advocacy group recognized Canaloplasty as the new “Gold Standard” in the surgical treatment of glaucoma.
Canaloplasty Is as Effective as Trabeculectomy When Combined with Cataract Surgery. Unlike with trabeculectomy, cataract surgery enhances the IOP lowering effect of canaloplasty.
Micro-invasive Suture Trabeculotomy (MIST) is a low risk procedure that has the potential to further reduce the IOP in eyes that have failed to respond to canaloplasty. It is neither a long nor a technically challenging surgery.
Learn the Failure Rates for Trabeculectomy and Glaucoma Drainage, Failure Rates for Canaloplasty and Phacocanaloplasty, and Failure Rates for Viscocanalostomy
What You Need To Know, Risks, When To Undergo This Treatment, and How Well Does YAG Laser Goniopuncture Work