Surgeon Qualifications and Certifications
Whether you are referred to a physician for surgical care, or you make the choice yourself, don't take your surgeon's qualifications for granted. Make sure your operation
What is Age-Related
Macular Degeneration (AMD)?
A common eye condition and leading cause of vision loss amongst people over 50,
age-related macular degeneration, or AMD, is deterioration or damage of the
macula, a small
By: Alexander Rabinovich, M.D.With age, our faces begin to reveal the effects of gravity,
sun exposure and even years of muscle movements such as that of smiling and
chewing. Tissues which keep
By: Alexander Rabinovich, M.D.Eyelid Ptosis is a drooping or falling of the upper eyelid.
This occurs when the levator muscle, which raises the eyelid, is not strong
enough to do so properly.
Over 20,000 workplace eye injuries occur each year,
according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. These injuries according to
the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), cost an estimated $300