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Treatment options

Following diagnosis, there are a number of medical treatment options available to you as well as a number of things you can do to improve your overall health.

Treatment options

Medical treatments

There are a number of treatment options your doctor has to help treat your DME, including:

  • Anti-VEGF therapies
  • Laser therapy
  • Steroids
  • Surgery
Medical Treatments


Advice to help you improve your lifestyle, and with it the outcome of your treatment, including:

  • Stopping smoking
  • Following a healthy diet
  • Exercising
  • Limiting your alcohol intake
Lifestyle Treatments

Key patient resources

Understand where you are and what you need to do

Use our checklists to prepare for appointments

See what most DME patients want to know about

An easy-to-understand guide to the medical terms