Ophthalmological Diagnostics at UPMC

At UPMC, Ophthalmological Diagnostic services are available for the diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases. The use of latest generation technologies and cutting-edge systems is able to offer adult and pediatric patients a complete diagnostic framework and targeted surgical treatments, with minimal invasiveness and short recovery times.

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At UPMC, we offer specialist eye diagnostic visits in the following facility:

Ophthalmology Diagnostic Services

  • Aberrometry.
  • Removal of superficial foreign bodies.
  • Biometrics with Barrett's formula, ultrasonic eyepiece, and optics.
  • Endothelial biomicroscopy with cell counter.
  • Biopsy of ocular tissues.
  • Tonometric curve.
  • Examination of the computerized visual field, to diagnose and monitor eye diseases (e.g. glaucoma), neuro-ophthalmological, and cerebro-vascular diseases.
  • Examination of the chromatic sense (Ishihara test).
  • Fundus examination.
  • Orthoptic exercises.
  • Gonioscopy.
  • Washing and probing of the tear pathways.
  • O.C.T. macula, to diagnose and monitor maculopathies and to study peripillary fibers in case of suspected glaucoma.
  • Complete O.C.T. (macula + optic nerve).
  • Corneal pachymetry.
  • Pupillometry.
  • Glaucoma screening: complete eye examination, with measurement of eye pressure and evaluation of the optic papilla, specialized examinations for the study of retinal sensitivity (computerized visual field), and functional state of nerve fibers and retinal ganglion cells (OCT).
  • Treatment of glaucoma (if diagnosed in time, glaucoma can be well controlled with proper therapy).
  • Screening of diabetic and hypertensive retinopathy, age-related macular degeneration, occupational medicine and assessment of suitability for refractive surgery.
  • Eye swab with antibiogram.
  • BUT, contrast sensitivity and Shirmer tests.
  • Tomography of the optic nerve.
  • Tonometry.
  • Corneal topography.
  • YAG Laser and Retinal Laser Treatment.
  • Eye examination for adults (also renewal of the license) and children (pediatric and preschool), ophthalmoplasty, neuro-ophthalmologic, and orthoptic surgery.

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Insurance and Conventions

We offer medical services and services on a private basis or in agreement with the main insurance companies. Some of our services are also affiliated with the National Health System.

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