Mass. Eye and Ear Ophthalmologists Provide Answers on ABC On Call+ Eye Health

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Retina Specialist Dr. Joan Miller Discusses Age-Related Macular Degeneration:

When Can Low-Vision Aids Help AMD?

Vitamins, Supplements to Cut AMD Risk?

Can Antioxidants Cut AMD Risk?

Symptoms Of AMD, And When to See Doc?

Vitamins, Supplements to Improve AMD?

How Do Doctors Diagnose AMD?

How Can Photocoagulation Treat AMD?

How Can Photodynamic Therapy Help AMD?

Pediatric Ophthalmologist Dr. Melanie Kazlas Discusses Children’s Eye Conditions:

How Is Amblyopia (Lazy Eye) Treated?

What Is Strabismus And How Common Is It?

How Can I Prevent Strabismus?

Who Is At Risk For Strabismus?

Who To See to Test Kids For Strabismus?

Can Strabismus Develop Later In Life?

How Is Strabismus Treated?

What Is Amblyopia (Lazy Eye)?

How Can I Prevent Amblyopia (Lazy Eye)?

Who Is At Risk for Amblyopia?

Who to See to Diagnose Amblyopia

Retina Specialist Dr. John Loewenstein Discusses Diabetic Retinopathy:

Any Way to Slow Diabetic Retinopathy?

How Common Is Diabetic Retinopathy?

How Can I Prevent Diabetic Retinopathy?

Frequency of Diabetic Retinopathy Test?

Symptoms of Diabetic Retinopathy?

How Do Doctors Diagnose Diabetic Retinopathy?

How Is Diabetic Retinopathy Treated?

Laser Photocoagulation For Retinopathy

Vitrectomy to Help Diabetic Retinopathy

Glaucoma Specialist Dr. Douglas Rhee Discusses Glaucoma:

How Serious Is End-Stage Glaucoma?

How Can Perimetry Diagnose Glaucoma?

What Is Ophthalmoscopy?

What Is Tonometry?

How Is Glaucoma Diagnosed?

What Are the Symptoms Of Glaucoma?

Are There Medications That Increase Glaucoma Risk?

Does Ethnicity Affect My Glaucoma Risk?

Cyclodestructive Surgery for Glaucoma

When Are Shunts Used For Glaucoma?

Filtration Surgery for Glaucoma

Laser Trabecular Surgery for Glaucoma?

Surgical Procedures That Help Glaucoma

Diligence With Glaucoma Medications

Cornea Specialist Dr. Kathryn Colby Discusses Contact Lenses:

Who Should Not Wear Contact Lenses?

Is a Prescription for Glasses, Contacts Different?

The Best Type of Hard Contact Lens

How Do Hard and Soft Contacts Differ?

What's the Best Soft Contact For Me?

What Are Toric Contact Lenses?

What Is Monovision And How Does It Work?

What Complications Come With Contacts?

Are Different Contact, Glasses Prescriptions OK?

What Is Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis?

Are Novelty Contact Lenses Safe?

Beating Dry Eye Feeling After Contacts?

Dos And Don'ts for Contacts Hygiene

Overtime Use of Disposable Contacts

Is Long-Term Use of Contacts Safe

Can I Use Old Contact Lenses?

Is It Okay to Sunbathe with My Contacts?

Can I Swim with My Contact Lenses?

Is it Safe to Use Eyedrops with Contacts?

Dr. Scott Greenstein Discusses Cataracts:

What Is a Cataract and How Common Is It?

How Do Doctors Diagnose Cataracts?

What Are the Three Types of Cataracts?

How Can I Prevent Cataracts?

What Is After-Cataract? Can It Be Fixed?

How Does Smoking Affect Cataract Risk?

Do Corticosteroids Affect Cataract Risk?

Do Eye Injuries Affect Cataract Risk?

Do Sunlight, Radiation Increase Cataract Risk?

Does Diabetes Affect My Cataract Risk?

Does Obesity Affect My Cataract Risk?

My Parents Had Cataracts; Will I Get Them?

What Are The Symptoms of Cataracts?

Types of Intraocular Lens Implants

Should I Try Monovision for Cataract Op?

Can I Try Out Monovision Contacts?

How Is Recovery After Cataract Surgery?

Surgery for Cataracts on Both Eyes

Comprehensive Ophthalmology Service Director Dr. Sherleen Chen Discusses General Eye Exams

Understanding Your Eye Exam

Page updated: 2/15/12