Info on Anaesthesia

Eye surgery is often carried out using only local anaesthesics – drops that numb the surface of the eye to reduce or remove sensation.

Should you have to be ‘put under’ using deep sedation or general¬†anaesthetic for your surgery, the following videos produced by Moorfields Eye Hospital will be of interest.

Introduction to Anaesthetics
Anaesthesia – Sub tenons block
FAQ – Sub Tenon Blok
Anaesthesia – Deep Sedation
FAQ Deep Sedation
Anaesthesia – General anaesthetic
FAQ General Anaesthetic