Diabetic retinopathy

May 10, 2010

Vitreous Hemorrhage and Diabetes

Sudden loss of vision from a vitreous hemorrhage can be devastating. In cases of diabetes, however, all is not loss and the vision is usually regained.
May 12, 2010

Combination Injections for Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetic macular edema has usually been treated with laser. Intraocular steroid injections combined with anti-VEGF medications, such as Avastin, more vision is restored.
June 8, 2010

Sudden Vision Loss is Painless

Sudden vision loss is an emergency. True sudden loss is usually painless, but causes other than the eye can cause pain.
June 28, 2010

Emerging Treatments for Diabetic Macular Edema

anti-VEGF medications are standard for the treatment of macular degeneration, but may also become very effective treatments for diabetic eye disease.