Three different treatments for wet age-related macular degeneration – Lucentis

By |2016-10-28T15:36:48+01:00October 30th, 2015|AMD Treatment|

It's fair to say that Lucentis is the most researched medicine for wet age related macular degeneration to date and has been the leading treatment for some time.

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Three different treatments for wet age-related macular degeneration – which one do I choose?

By |2016-10-28T15:36:48+01:00October 27th, 2015|AMD Treatment|

Is Avastin as effective as Lucentis in the treatment of wet age related macular degeneration? The CATT study was conducted to answer this very question. The answer is probably yes.

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How long does cataract surgery take?

By |2016-04-12T15:00:09+01:00October 20th, 2015|Cataract Surgery|

How long does cataract surgery take? Private cataract surgery in London is not a simple operation. However, since many ophthalmologists (eye surgeons) carry out cataract surgery routinely, their results are both reliable and very satisfactory. Usually, a surgeon will spend 10 to 25 minutes doing a cataract surgery, in which the surgeon removes the opaque [...]

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Video: How safe is private diabetic retinopathy treatment?

By |2016-10-28T15:36:53+01:00October 14th, 2015|Diabetic Retinopathy, Video FAQ|

Video: How safe is private diabetic retinopathy treatment? In this video I discuss the safety of private diabetic retinopathy treatment. When we treat diabetic retinopathy, they often - and in the large majority of cases - outweigh any risks involved of losing your vision, the worst thing possible is not treating diabetic retinopathy in the timely fashion. When it comes to laser [...]

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Video: How much does laser treatment for diabetic retinopathy cost?

By |2016-10-28T15:36:53+01:00October 12th, 2015|Diabetic Retinopathy, Video FAQ|

Video: How much does laser treatment for diabetic retinopathy cost? In this video I discuss why the costs for diabetic retinopathy treatment vary and what the two possible treatments are. So the treatments for diabetic retinopathy can vary, so the cost for treatments can vary. If we talk about two types of treatment: The first treatment is laser treatment and that's [...]

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A new treatment for dry age related macular degeneration

By |2016-10-28T15:36:53+01:00October 8th, 2015|AMD Treatment|

The exciting news is that it also showed that medicine slowed down the progression of geographic atrophy (one form of dry age related macular degeneration) in 20% of patients.

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Video: How quickly does treatment for diabetic retinopathy work?

By |2016-02-23T11:13:48+00:00October 7th, 2015|Diabetic Retinopathy, Video FAQ|

Video: How quickly does treatment for diabetic retinopathy work? The National Health Service does provide excellent treatment for diabetic retinopathy for the large majority of people. However, it's not necessarily as timely as we hoped. The newer treatments are not necessarily available on the National Health Service and the emerging treatments that are available often take [...]

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Video: Does diabetic retinopathy need urgent treatment?

By |2016-10-28T15:36:53+01:00October 5th, 2015|Diabetic Retinopathy, Video FAQ|

Video: Does diabetic retinopathy need urgent treatment? In this video, I clarify if diabetic retinopathy needs urgent treatment. The treatment for diabetic retinopathy depends on what type of diabetes in the eye you have. Now, if you have swelling in the back of your eye - we call that diabetic maculopathy - and that can [...]

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