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Non-Stitch Eye Surgery

Stitchless Surgery

The right tools for the job

Any surgery is a delicate matter, but when it comes to retina and vitreous eye procedures, small details can make a big difference. For the past decade, I have been performing vitrectomy surgery using smaller 25-gauge instruments, rather than larger 20-gauge tools.

Close up blue eye

Why 25-gauge? There are multiple benefits for using these small, precise instruments no larger than the tip of an injection needle:

With the development of even smaller 30-gauge instruments on the horizon, I look forward to utilizing these smaller utensils for many successful procedures in the coming years.