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Corneal Pachymetry

Corneal pachymetry measures the thickness of the cornea.

The cornea is the clear, dome-shaped portion at the front of your eye. The thickness of your cornea is important in LASIK surgery to ensure you are a proper candidate and have enough thickness to avoid possible complications.

Corneal Pachymetry is also a very important measurement for the management of glaucoma.  Pachymetry readings will aid your doctor in the treatment of glaucoma.

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