Macular disease affects the macula, the part of the retina at the back of the eye. Although small in size at only 5mm, the macula has a big job. It is responsible for central vision, most of the color vision, and the fine details we see. The macula contains
Annual eye exams are important for general vision health but extra important for those who have been diagnosed with diabetes or pre-diabetes. Diabetes can cause a variety of health complications, including the possibility of diabetic retinopathy. Diabetic retinopathy does not usually appear until 5 years after being diagnosed with
Retinal detachment is as alarming as it sounds. In fact, if you are experiencing any signs or symptoms of retinal detachment, you should seek immediate medical attention. A detached retina is considered an emergency wherein the retina is pulled from its normal position. The retina is the thin, light
Innovation in technology advances humanity in a multitude of ways. While trends in skincare come and go, advancement in the diagnosis and treatment of various conditions such as acne, eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis, hair loss, skin cancer and more are improving the quality of life for millions of people. Dermatological
The demand for Botox and fillers continues to rise, especially among young people, as the desire to erase wrinkles, contour the jawline, boost the fullness of the lips, highlight certain features and shrink others becomes top priority. Everyone wants to grow older, but not everyone wants to look older.
Acne, eczema and dry skin are such common skin conditions that a simple online search will yield you countless options ranging from effective home remedies to surgical interventions. But there are not so common skin conditions that pose chronic issues, are not always easily treatable, and can impact overall