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Phillips Eye Institute

Diagnostic Services

Diagnostic services

To learn more about the
Phillips Eye Institute
and the diagnostic services we offer
call 612-775-8800.

Types of diagnostic services offered:

  • Testing
    • A-Scan ?
    • B-Scan ?
    • Ophthalmic ultrasound (echography) ?
    • Ultrasound Biomicroscopy ?
  • Lasers
    • Yag
    • Iridotomy
    • Argon
  • Cryotherapy ?
  • Intraocular Injections
  • Occulinum Injections
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Tear
  • Cultures
  • Minor surgery
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Ophthalmic ultrasound (echography)

An ophthalmic ultrasound is a test to look at the eye area, and to measure the size and structures of the eye.

Learn more about ophthalmic ultrasound.

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Ultrasound Biomicroscopy

The biomicroscopy examination, as known as a slit-lamp exam, looks at structures that are at the front of the eye.

Learn more about ultrasound biomicroscopy.

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A-Scan

An A-scan is performed during an eye ultrasound. During this procedure, you will look straight ahead.

Learn more about A-scans.

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B-Scan

A B-scan is performed during an eye ultrasound. During this procedure, you will look in many directions.

Learn more about B-scans.

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Cryotherapy

Cryosurgery is a method of super-freezing tissue in order to destroy it.