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DR. CLAUDIO LUCCHINI EYE CLINIC

After a degree in medicine and surgery with top honours and specialization in Ophthalmology at the University of Milan, Claudio Lucchini continued his studies at the prestigious Texas Eye Institute of Dallas, USA.

He is one of the first surgeons in Italy to introduce innovative techniques in refractive surgery with the excimer laser (PRK, LASEK and LASIK).

Refractive surgery addresses diseases of the cornea, cataracts and various eye disorders, guaranteeing patients cutting edge techniques and treatments.

Dr. Lucchini is one of the leading surgeons in Italy utilizing Femto Second laser for corneal surgery, INTACS ring insertion and corneal Cross Linking treatments for keratoconus.

PREVENTION FOR ADULTS AND CHILDREN: OUR CHECK-UPS

Routine check-ups are important at all ages in order to diagnose any diseases that may affect your eyes. At the Dr. Lucchini eye care studio, routine check-ups and in-depth eye exams are fundamental for patients of all age groups.

An eye exam includes a series of measurements and evaluations of visual acuity and general eye health. Visits are also teamed with an orthoptic exam which enables an in-depth analysis of the condition of the eye.

Prevention from an early age is key. We suggest children have check-ups at the ages of 12 months, 3 and 5 years.

CORRECTION OF EYE DEFECTS WITH LASERS
LOSE THE GLASSES FOREVER!

Near-sightedness, far-sightedness, astigmatism.
Today it is possible to correct these problems in just a few minutes with a simple outpatient procedure.
Dr. Lucchini has specialized in PRK, LASEK and the innovative FEMTO LASIK surgery for many years.
laser-occhiThe correct procedure for his patients can only be determined after a thorough evaluation of their overall health.
In situations where near-sightedness and far-sightedness are severe and cannot be treated with a laser procedure, the condition may be corrected with the insertion of PHAKIC lenses.

PRESBYOPIA

Presbyopia is caused by loss of elasticity of the lens of the eye, occurring typically between the ages of 40 and 60.
The first symptom of this condition is the difficulty of the eye’s ability to focus on near objects.
Select patients can easily correct presbyopia with the Supracor technique.

TREATMENT OF KERATOCONUS AND CATARACTS

Today, thanks to the FEMTO Second laser and other innovative techniques, it is possible to have significant improvements in your vision and quality of life.

KERATOCONUS

Keratoconus is a degenerative disease of the cornea which causes distorted and blurred vision. It is important to detect this condition in it’s early stages in order to block it’s progression. It is possible to cure this disease with Corneal Cross Linking (CXL) or INTACS treatments.

CATARACTS

Cataracts are cloudy areas in the lens of the eye that commonly occur in people over the age of 40 and cause blurry vision. During cataract surgery, the clouded natural lens is replaced with a clear intraocular lens which has the capacity to correct near-sightedness, far-sightedness and astigmatism.
The surgery is performed with traditional phacoemulsification (PHACO) or with the new FEMTO Second laser technique which promises better accuracy, safety and consistency.

OCULAR AND EYELID SURGERY

Dr. Lucchini performs ocular surgery for diverse eyelid disorders.

– Xanthilasma
– Chalazion
– Entropion – Ectropian
– Intravitreal injections
– Dry eye (LIPFLOW®)

The eye clinic of Dr. Lucchini is one of the few in Italy to offer Xanthelasma treatment with the CO2 pulsed light laser and the Erbium laser.

Xanthelasma is a disorder which affects middle-aged people or older.
This condition presents itself as fatty deposits that form on the inner corner of the eyelids.
Laser treatment ensures the complete removal of these deposits, vaporizing layer after layer, leaving no visible scarring.

BLEPHAROPLASTY

Eliminates under eye bags and drooping upper lids.
Today it is possible to obtain a more alert, youthful appearance with an outpatient minimally invasive procedure.
Upper and lower Transconjunctival Blepharoplasty are the most sought after interventions by both men and women for rejuvenating ones appearance.
It is a safe and effective procedure with minimal complications.
Dr. Lucchini’s expertise in Oculistic surgery and his extensive knowledge of the delicate eye area guarantees exceptional results with maximum respect of the eye and eyelid function.