Tag Archives: Macular degeneration

The implantable telescope can restore vision on WSRQ’s Health Check with Heidi Godman

When the proper steps are taken to confirm the dry form of macular degeneration, the implantable telescope surgery prep can progress. Working with the new views in one eye is the last step in becoming comfortable with the new visual acuity.

Implantable telescopes could be available to more people – on WSRQ’s Health Check with Heidi Godman

With the advent of new treatments, more people can be eligible for the telescopic implant. And with new FDA rules, an even wider range of patients may be eligible in the future. Find out more.

The implantable minature telescope on WSRQ’s Health Check with Heidi Godman

Leslie had macular degeneration for years. Since she had no prior surgery to correct it, Sarasota Memorial’s Marc Levy performed Florida’s first implant into a patient’s eye. Listen to the fascinating story!

What is Macular Degeneration? WSRQ’s Health Check with Heidi Godman

Being robbed of your vision is devastating. Macular Degeneration is leading cause of vision loss and 20 million Americans are afflicted with it. Find out about the types and warning signs… and much more.