Retina

October 15, 2009

Diabetic Retinopathy: Have You Lost Vision from Diabetic Retinopathy?

There are 4 stages of diabetic retinopathy. Each stage is based upon the appearance of the retinas at the time of examination and are not based […]
October 16, 2009

Addendum to "The Stages of Diabetic Retinopathy"

An additional comment added to yesterday's post. I included it here and pasted in yesterday's post.
October 16, 2009

Are Dilating Drops Always Necessary?

Complete pupillary dilation is necessary for proper examination of the retina. Patient's with macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy need to be dilated every time.
October 28, 2009

Visual Acuity – How We Measure Your Vision

There are several ways to measure your visual acuity. The standard, Snellen Acuity, has been in use for over 100 years.