Aqueous Shunts for the Treatment of Glaucoma

Jeffrey A. Tice, MD

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CTAF 

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Recommendations of Others

Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA) The BCBSA Technology Evaluation Center has not conducted an assessment of aqueous shunts for the treatment of glaucoma.

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) CMS does not have National Coverage Determination for glaucoma drainage devices. Coverage decisions are left up to the discretion of local Medicare and Medicaid carriers.

The American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) The American Academy of Ophthalmology provided an opinion on this technology. No AAO representative provided testimony at the meeting

The American Glaucoma Society The American Glaucoma Society did not provide an opinion on this technology. No representative provided testimony at the meeting.

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