Facts on Cataract Surgery

The Australian Society of Ophthalmologists is running a dishonest scare campaign claiming the government is cutting back on eye cataract surgeries, designed to blur the facts: Fact: This year the Australian Government will fund more than 123,000 cataract procedures. More than ever before. Fact: Improvements in technology have made cataract surgery quicker and cheaper to […]

Eyecare: Optometrists WordPress Theme

Welcome to the world of optics. Eyecare is a WordPress theme for optical centers and professionals such as optometrists, ophthalmologists, and opticians and who perform examinations, diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases and weaknesses or are related to any profession concerned with eyes and vision. The eye is the lamp of the body. So if […]

Wisdom of Wellbeing – Eye Health

Your eyes are an important part of your health and overall wellbeing. In fact, almost 80% of everything you learn is through your eyes. The American Academy of Ophthalmology recommends a yearly dilated eye exam for everyone over the age of 65, anyone with diabetes and those on high-risk medications. Faculty member Dr. Nathalie Guibord […]

Macular Degeneration Solutions From Excellent Vision

With more than 10 million Americans showing symptoms of macular degeneration, the American Macular Degeneration Foundation estimates that it is the leading cause of vision loss in the U.S. At Excellent Vision, our trained ophthalmologists are equipped to diagnose and treat the symptoms of this disease. While it is incurable, our doctors can help reduce […]

UCL Innovators: Dr Mariya Moosajee

Hi, I’m Mariya Moosajee. I’m a Consultant Ophthalmologist at Moorfields Eye Hospital and Senior Lecturer at UCL Institute of Ophthalmology. Genetic eye disease is the leading cause of blindness amongst working age adults, and it also contributes to around 30% of blindness in children worldwide. I’m developing the use of small molecule drugs for the […]

A bold vision for eye care

Hi, I’m Nikos Tripodis, the new Worldwide Franchise Head of Novartis Ophthalmology. And I’m Dirk Sauer, Development Unit Head of Novartis Ophthalmology. We’re here to talk about how Novartis Ophthalmology is reimagining what’s possible. So Nikos, tell me, why did you take this role in Ophthalmology? It’s really exciting to work at Novartis and we […]