Do you save time and money getting an online eye exam? What is the cost of a “do-it-yourself” eye exam? Wouldn’t it be nice to just check your vision and get your prescription on your computer at home? It sure beats the commute, waiting in a doctor’s office, and taking time off from work. Yet… Continue Reading
Retinoblastoma is an eye cancer that begins in the retina — the sensitive lining on the inside of your eye. Retinoblastoma most commonly affects young children, but can rarely occur in adults.
Unfortunately, my answer to this patient was “no.” This is wet macular degeneration that I had to send for Avastin treatment by a retinal specialist. There are two basic types of macular degeneration: “wet” and “dry.” Approximately 10-15% of the cases of macular degeneration are the “wet” (exudative) type. In the “wet” type of macular… Continue Reading