Treatments

August 1, 2015

Safety of Intraocular Injections | Infection

Intravitreal injections (IVT) are commonly used to treat various retinal diseases. This reviews the safety aspects with respect to complications from infection.
August 23, 2015
Avastin is Safe

Avastin is Safe | Study Shows No Link to Infection

Recent study published in Jama Ophthalmology finds Avastin is as safe as other anti-VEGF injections for treatment of wet ARMD. Cause of endophthalmitis linked to compounding pharmacies and not Avastin.
November 3, 2017
Gene Therapy Cures Blindness

Gene Therapy Prevents Blindness

Here's some exciting news about gene therapy and a potential cure for two types of inherited blindness. One injection may restore vision.
August 19, 2018
Lasers used in ophthalmology

Lasers Used in Ophthalmology

Laser eye surgery can mean much more than laser vision correction. How many different uses of a laser can you name?