FAQ’s About Diabetic Retinopathy

If you have type 1 or type 2 diabetes, then you know just how important it is that you manage your blood sugar. Not only will managing your insulin help you keep your diabetes under control, but it can also protect your vision from a disease...Read More

Posted on May 15, 2019 By henley.tabal in

Is a macular hole the result of macular degeneration?

Is a macular hole the result of macular degeneration? San Diego macular degeneration treatment

The macula is the most crucial part of the retina, because it provides the detailed central vision necessary for many daily tasks. Damage to the macula...Read More

Posted on April 26, 2019 By Dr. P. in

The Basics of Intraocular Lenses

Unless you are one of the three blind mice, the last thing you want is to be part of the cataract club. However, as the most common form of blindness in the world, cataracts are something that you may face at one point in your life. In fact,...Read More

Posted on April 15, 2019 By Dr. P. in

What is a “secondary cataract”?

What is a “secondary cataract”? San Diego cataract surgeon

Cataract is one of the most common causes of vision loss in the modern world. Fortunately, cataract surgery is able to restore vision for nearly all patients, by replacing the...Read More

Posted on March 26, 2019 By Dr. P. in

How to Tell if You Have Ocular Melanoma

As temperatures are starting to heat up in San Diego, you are probably spending more time outdoors if not at the beach. Even though getting some Vitamin D is good for your skin and your soul, too much sun can wreak some serious damage on your...Read More

Posted on March 15, 2019 By Dr. P. in ,

Radiation for ocular melanoma

Radiation for ocular melanoma

Being diagnosed with any form of cancer starts you on a journey of testing and treatments. For patients with ocular melanoma, sorting through the treatment options can sometimes feel overwhelming.

For a...Read More

Posted on March 12, 2019 By Dr. P. in

How does the retina get its blood supply?

How does the retina get its blood supply?

Interruptions in the blood supply to the retina can cause a variety of conditions that we commonly treat here in our clinic. Understanding how the retina gets its blood supply can help to understand how...Read More

Posted on February 26, 2019 By Dr. P. in