My Opinion

December 21, 2009

A "Toy Story"…………Stories that Blind

Retinal surgeons treat lots of trauma. Eye trauma can happen with even the simplest of toys. Even "safe" toys can be potentially blinding. These are a few of my patients who have been blinded by "toys."
December 22, 2009

Social Media: Finding Credible Info On the Internet

Health information on the internet is often not credible. Authority figures are scarce on the internet. I would recommend reading from credible authorities and learning to be critical readers. Use of the internet should augment your relationship with your doctor and not be a substitute for a health provider.
December 30, 2009

Neither/Nor, Either/Or… AMD and/or DR

Patients usually have either macular degeneration or diabetic retinopathy. Rarely both.
December 31, 2009

Happy New Year and Thank You

Thank you for your readership and making so successful. I wish the best for the New Year!