Diagnosis and examinations

Various means are available at the Malagnou Eye Center for a reliable diagnosis

Eye examination at the practice

Clinical examination - Eye Clinic - Dr Jean-Marc SCHEPENS -First we ask clinical questions, then we carry out a clinical examination.

Examination of eyesight - Eye Clinic - Dr Jean-Marc SCHEPENS - GeExamination of visual field - Eye Clinic - Dr Jean-Marc SCHEPENAssessment of vision: intraocular pressure is taken with a tonometer.

Visual field assessment 

Assessment of visual field - Eye Clinic - Dr Jean-Marc SCH

Assessment of visual field - Eye Clinic - Dr Jean-Marc SC
According to Goldman According to Humphrey

The anterior chamber

These examinations will reveal the various medical conditions in terms of eyesight disorders and the corneal topography.

Their treatment will be discussed under the heading of our services.

The posterior chamber

Analysis of the posterior segment - Eye Clinic - Dr JM SchepensIt is analysed using a three-mirror lens and indirect ophthalmoscopy.

angiography - Eye practice - Dr JM Schepens - GenevaFluorescein angiography

Following our diagnosis at the practice, it may be decided to conduct more in-depth investigations, which will be carried out at the clinic.

Scanning laser opthalmoscopy and ophthalmic computerised tomography (OCT)

OPHTHALMIC COMPUTERISED TOMOGRAPHY - JM Schepens - OphthalmologistAngiographic diagnosis addition, this examination is essential for certain differential diagnoses.


Biometry - JM Schepens - Eye practice - GenevaBiometry is used for measuring the axial length of the eye, in order to calculate the power of the lens implant required to replace the lens (refer to the paragraph Cataracts under the heading of "Visual abnormalities").

Practical information

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