Ophthalmologists at Confluence Health deal with the study and treatment of disorders and diseases of the eye. Our ophthalmologists are surgical and medical specialists and perform eye operations for a variety of eye related issues. Our highly qualified ophthalmology team have experience in all aspects of eye care and eye health.
Ophthalmology provides the following services:
Testing for glaucoma and cataracts
Management of medical problems (i.e., pink-eye and watery-eye)
Vitreoretinal Specialist (for conditions that affect the retina and vitreous)
Diagnosis and Monitoring:
Eye pressure monitoring
Visual field testing
Optic nerve imaging with Optical Coherence Tomography
Optic nerve photography
Glaucoma medication management
Selective laser trabeculoplasty
Laser peripheral iridotomy
Minimally invasive glaucoma surgery (iStent, Trabectome)
Glaucoma tube shunt surgery
Retina and Vitreous Surgery
Confluence Health Ophthalmology department is now offering specialized ophthalmic care for patients who suffer from conditions involving the posterior segment of the eye. Trucian Ostheimer, MD, a vitreoretinal specialist, will provide medical and surgical treatment.
Retinal tears and detachments
Dr. Ostheimer works closely with the members of the Ophthalmic and Optometric team to provide the highest quality medical and surgical care to patient of Confluence Health.