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12
FEB
2018

Listening to the Patient: Diagnosing Vitreous Floaters – A Retina Podcast Interview

Curing Patients of Debilitating Eye Floaters In December, Dr. Sebag was asked to be interviewed by Straight From The Cutter’s Mouth: A Retina Podcast from the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, which interviews the leaders of the field of vitreoretinal surgery. He was...
31
OCT
2017
Cure for Eye Floaters

Curing Eye Floaters

On October 7, 2017 Dr. Sebag lectured to the 50th annual meeting of The Retina Society, founded by his mentor at Harvard, Dr. Charles Schepens.   Dr. Charles Schepens, regarded as the “father of modern retinal surgery,” and whose inventions and innovative...
16
DEC
2016
floaters treatment california

Seeing Squiggles? You May Be in Danger of Losing Your Vision

Do you have small spots or squiggles that drift across your field of vision? Do you notice them more when you look at something bright like the sky or a white sheet of paper? If so, you may have eye floaters. What many people don’t realize is that eye floaters are dangerous...
13
DEC
2016
eye floaters and flashes

Common Eye Ailments and Their Symptoms

Most people suffer from eye problems at least once in their life. Our eyes are complex organs, and you can experience many different symptoms for different ailments. Here are some common eye problems, their symptoms, and how to make yourself feel better. Eye floaters and flashes...
30
NOV
2016
eye disease

‘If You Cross Your Eyes They’ll Stay That Way’ and 4 Other Myths About Eye Health

It’s true that eating carrots can keep your eyes healthy; however, contrary to popular belief, the vitamins and minerals found in your favorite orange veggie won’t improve your eyesight. This is just one myth about vision and blindness that few people question. Read along to...
17
OCT
2016
eye disease

6 Surprising Conditions Your Doctor Can Discover During an Eye Exam

Many people believe that if their vision seems unchanged, they don’t need to schedule regular appointments with their eye doctor. However, a visit to your ophthalmologist can help with more than just vision changes. Not only will your appointment reveal whether you have...
05
AUG
2016

Everything You Need to Know About Macular Pucker

When you think about age-related eye diseases, you probably think of macular degeneration, even if you aren’t familiar with the name. Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the number one cause of severe vision loss and legal blindness in adults over the age of 60 in the...
11
MAY
2016
eye disease

The 3 Most Common Eye Diseases and Conditions That Lead to Vision Loss

Did you know that very few people are 100% blind? Different eye diseases and conditions have different levels of vision loss. Some people can only perceive light, some have lost vision in the center of the eye, and others have no peripheral vision. Some people have blurred vision...
20
APR
2016
Image of the macula of the eye

Non-Surgical Treatment of Macular Degeneration

VMR Institute now offers advanced non-surgical treatments for Macular Degeneration, the leading cause of blindness in individuals over the age of 65. Macular degeneration usually affects both eyes and is progressive. Early intervention can usually prevent severe vision loss....
11
APR
2016
retinal surgery

How You Can Prevent Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Age-related Macular degeneration (AMD) is an eye condition that currently affects as many as 15 million Americans and millions more across the globe. The disease attacks the macula of the eye, where our sharpest central vision occurs, and can only be treated effectively through...
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