Macular Degeneration

January 13, 2010

Standard of Care vs. FDA Approved – How We Choose a Treatment

Avastin is actually not FDA approved for the eye. How is it an acceptable treatment for wet macular degeneration?
January 15, 2010

Avastin Treats Cancer, Diabetic Retinopathy and Macular Degeneration

Avastin, an anti-VEGF compound, is used to treat diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and...cancer. What is the common denominator between caner therapy and eye disease?
January 25, 2010

"My First Avastin Injection:" A Patient Account

A patient's account of the his first intravitreal injection of Avastin and the weeks that followed. It is interesting to see how fast he started to notice a change.
January 28, 2010

Signs Vs. Symptoms of Macular Degeneration

Signs and symptoms of macular degeneration. Signs are what a doctor finds and symptoms are what a patient notices. Not all "drusen" are associated with disease.