implant surgery, the eye socket is rebuilt or repaired and an artificial eye is
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Conditions Treated with Ocular Implant
surgery may be performed in cases of eye loss due to injury or disease,
including eye cancer.
There are no
comparable non-surgical or surgical alternatives to ocular implant surgery.
Anesthesia with Ocular Implant Surgery:
surgery is performed under general anesthesia, which means that the patient is
asleep and completely unaware during the procedure.
Potential Complications from Ocular Implant
following ocular implant surgery include infection, bleeding, asymmetry and a
negative reaction to the anesthesia.