January 1, 2014

Ebola Facts | What Do You Know?

I knew nothing about Ebola. After researching for this article, I am now less ignorant. Ebola is foreign to both the American public and American docs, because until recently, it was never diagnosed in the United States. While it has no direct eye involvement, I still wanted to learn more about this often fatal disease and to lessen my ignorance when asked basic...

January 2, 2015

Eye Specialists in Ophthalmology | Patient Advocacy

There are 8 defined "sub-specialties" in ophthalmology. I'm defining these by the 8 different areas that exist to train doctors after finishing residency in ophthalmology (basic training if you will). These "fellowships" offer additional training in branches of ophthalmology and allow us to become sub-specialists. I am an ophthalmologist and "sub-specialize" in...