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Department of Ophthalmology


   Professor Dr. med. Siegfried Priglinger    

Medical Service

(financed by third-party funds):



Medical-Technical Service

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Number of inpatient cases: 4.985


Services of the Department of Ophthalmology:

  • Corneal diseases:

    • Macular degeneration
    • Intravitreal injections
    • Diabetic retinopathy
    • Retinal surgery (vitrectomy)
    • Vein occlusions
    • Macula pucker
    • Retinopathy of prematurity

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  • Modern cataract surgery (incl. femto-laser assisted surgeries)

  • Minimally invasive corneal transplantation (DMEK, DALK)

  • Glaucoma Surgery

  • Correction of vision defects (refractive surgery)

    • Laser (i.a. SMILE, Femto-LASIK)
    • Multifocal lenses in case of age-relates long-sightedness
    • ICL in case of severe myopia
  • Uveitis

  • Dry eye syndrome

  • Eyelid, tear duct, and orbital surgery

  • Pediatric eye diseases and strabismus

  • Electrophysiology

Curriculum Vitae of Professor Dr. med. Siegfried Priglinger