Ophthalmology in Spain: over 70 years of expertise and first chip retina implant for the blind
Tracing its roots back to early 1940s, eye care in Spain has since then gained confidence far beyond its borderline. Spain offers 24/7 emergency eye care and has recently pioneered the first chip retina implant for people with zero vision.
Making micro cuts, local eye surgeons implant intraocular lenses and perform one of the widest range of laser surgery procedures in the world for adults and children.
Eye clinics throughout Madrid and Barcelona would usually charge you $2,000 for LASIK surgery and cataract surgery per eye.
In Spain, eye specialists treat:
- diabetic retinopathy
- age-related pathologies