vision loss

September 30, 2009

Everything "Macular" – What is the Macula?

The term "macular" describes several conditions that may affect the macula. It, by itself, is not a disease.
October 14, 2009

Diabetes Unlikely to Cause Blindness

Diabetics should not worry about the sudden development of blindness. Blindness is statistically unlikely, and if at risk, a patient has a great chance of maintaining lifelong useful vision.
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 19, 2009

Routine Examination Schedule for Diabetic Retinopathy and Macular Degeneration

What is the right time to get an eye exam for diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration? Do you wait for something wrong?