Top ten foods for the prevention of age-related macular degeneration

By |2016-10-28T15:36:48+01:00December 23rd, 2015|AMD Treatment|

There are several things I advise patients to do including what foods may be beneficial in preventing macular degeneration and its progression.

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How can you choose the best private cataract surgeon?

By |2016-10-28T15:36:48+01:00December 15th, 2015|Cataract Surgery|

How can you choose the best private cataract surgeon? Your optometrist tells you that you have cataracts and that you should consider private cataract surgery. So what now? Where do you start looking for a private cataract surgeon who can perform your operation safely and successfully? Some patients rely on their optometrists or general practitioners to recommend a surgeon. Many patients follow their advice. [...]

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Can diabetes make you go blind?

By |2016-10-28T15:36:48+01:00December 8th, 2015|Diabetic Retinopathy|

Can diabetes make you go blind? The simple answer to this is yes, definitely. The good news is this is rare nowadays and I will discuss why this is. We should discuss how diabetes affects your eyes and in particular how it affects your retina. Diabetes mellitus is a condition that leads to a rise in [...]

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