• Section Cover Ophthalmology


    Head Veterinarian: Ignatios Liapis

Ophthalmology Department

Ophthalmology – Eye Surgery

Plakentia Veterinary Clinic is equipped with the latest technology for diagnosing conditions of the eyes (direct and indirect ophthalmoscope, biomicroscope, slit lamp, electronic tonometers, gonioscopic lenses, ophthalmic ultrasound device and electroretinography device).

It is also well equipped to provide surgical treatment for ocular conditions (surgical microscope, lens fragmentation device, UV radiation device and special microsurgery instruments).

Examples of the surgical procedures performed include:

  • Eyelid surgery (entropion, ectropion, congenital dysplasias, distichiasis, ectopic cilia, third eyelid gland protrusion, third eyelid transplantation, injuries, tumors)
  • Corneal surgery (penetrating and not injuries and ulcers, corneal plastic surgery with conjunctival or corneal flaps, superficial keratectomy, corneal transplantation, iontophoresis of collagenase ulcers, etc.)
  • Intraocular surgery (surgical removal of cataract lens and replacement with artificial lens, lens dislocation, hyaloidectomy, placement of ocular implant, etc.)