The Wonderful World of MIGS

Journal: Ophthalmology Management | Issue: February | Author: Michael Patterson, DO | The Wonderful World of MIGS, The term “minimally invasive glaucoma surgery” (MIGS) was coined in 2009 by Dr. Ike Ahmed. I am sure he had no idea of the door he was opening when he bestowed that catchy name on it — for MIGS has already changed dramatically from its initial state. MIGS has progressed from one or two devices to many devices that attack different areas of outflow.(Cont.)