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Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Current Treatments and Future Therapies

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Presented by Diana V. Do, MD Professor of Ophthalmology June 22, 2017   For most people, vision is one of the most important parts of their health. Yet as we age, the risk rises that we could lose eyesight from a condition called age-related macular degeneration.

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Diagnosing and Treating Cataracts

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Presented by: Artis Montague, MD, PhD Clinical Associate Professor, Opthalmology Stanford University Medical Center May 1, 2014 Watch the video Cataracts are the most common cause of vision loss in people over age 40. By age 80, more than half of all Americans either have a cataract or have had cataract surgery. Each year, 3 million [...]

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Latest Advances in Vision Correction Procedures

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Presented by: Edward Manche, MD Professor, Ophthalmology Stanford University Medical Center March 10, 2011 Watch the video Lecture Overview: More options are being developed for people who want to eliminate glasses or contact lenses. Wavefront -guided surgeries can measure higher-order micro-irregularities to achieve better vision. Femtosecond laser technology allows surgeons to create thin flaps or [...]

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