The Heidelberg Spectralis OCT has arrived this morning and is being installed right now.
OCT or Optical Coherence Tomography gives our Optometrist the best possible chance of early detection of sight threatening conditions such as Glaucoma and Macular degeneration.
So what conditions can an OCT scan detect?
Age-related macular degeneration
Central serous retinopathy
While Retinal Photography can give a larger, detailed image of the retina, the Spectralis OCT can go beyond the Retina surface and examine the layers below and detect possible problems before the are visible on the surface.
There is so much to say about this diagnosis machine, its truly amazing