Primary pterygium is so designated in cases that have not had previous pterygium surgeries. Approaching each pterygium in a custom designed surgical fashion Dr. Gulani further classifies pterygiums into:
Additionally, he further classifies the pterygia based on their location:
a. Medial: toward the nose
b. Lateral: towards outer part of the eye
c. Superior or Inferior: less common locations
- Bi-temporal: on each side of the eye
To find out if you’re a candidate for Dr. Gulani’s world renowned “No-Stitch” surgical technique; SPARKLE™ (Sutureless Pterygium Excision with Amniotic Reconstruction and Lamellar Keratectomy) contact our headquarters in Jacksonville, FL to start your Gulani Vision Experience.