Vitrectomy and Scleral Buckle for Retinal Detachment | Retina Specialist Virginia

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Retinal Detachment


Retinal Detachments and Retinal Tear

Vitrectomy combined with scleral buckle is the last way to repair a retinal detachment.  This combines two separate methods to repair a retinal detachment.  Both vitrectomy and scleral buckle can be used alone to fix a retinal detachment.

Retinal detachments occur because the vitreous has caused a tear in the retina.  In addition, the vitreous may also be pulling on the retina to c (Read more...)