An estimated three million Americans have glaucoma, the second leading cause of blindness nationally and worldwide. The disease can strike anyone at any age and often has no symptoms. As a result, many people with glaucoma don’t realize they have it.

Yale Medicine’s Glaucoma Section provides world class, comprehensive care for this disease, including the most severe and difficult-to-treat cases. Our top priority is to preserve your sight. Our internationally renowned physicians are expert in all aspects of glaucoma, from diagnosis and treatment to surgery. We are also among the best glaucoma researchers in the world, giving patients the added benefit of the latest in treatment advances.