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Disease Management Spotlight: Macular Degeneration

Macular degeneration is a common degenerative condition of the retina that can progress and affect central vision. There are two main forms of AMD: dry macular degeneration, the more common form (85-90%), and wet macular degeneration (10-15%). Wet macular degeneration...

Top 5 Q&A: Pterygium

By Rachel Murphy What is a pterygium? A pterygium is a wedge-shaped bump on the white part of the eye (the sclera) that can invade the cornea. It is sometimes called “surfer’s eye.” Pterygia are benign growths meaning they are not cancerous. They are...

Top 5 Q&A: Dry Eye Disease

By: Kellen Robertson How do I know if I have Dry Eye Disease? Dry Eye Disease (DED), also known as Ocular Surface Disease (OSD), has many signs and symptoms. Dry Eye Disease is a chronic and progressive disease. Symptoms you may experience include: dryness,...