Its a story of a boy who saw himself treating people's eye in future. The boy is now none other than Dr. John Eigenbrodt, a name in eye care.
World eye center claimed that its 13th branch, at Ankara, Turkey is the largest private eye hospital of the world.
Thanks to Tulsi Chanrai Foundation (TCF) who extended free eye surgery to a 35-year-old Nigerian mother, Kaltu Alhaji Hashimu, from Gombe State.
Deadline to qualify for free cataract surgery is Friday, April 24, call 793-2211 as early as possible.
An Indian Sugar Factory in Ethiopia signed a memorandum of understanding with the Addis Ababa City Health Bureau to establish an Ophthalmology center worth a million dollars 12,000 msq in the premises of Zewditu Memorial Hospital. The eye care center will be called OIA India Eye Care Center.
In a new study, researchers at the University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center, observed that patients who are suffering from rare autoimmune retinopathy (AIR), a rare blinding eye disease, improved significantly after having treated with immunosuppressive drugs .
With an aim to discuss about the latest eye surgical techniques, improving the quality of a patient’s life and better disease management, last Saturday on 1st of November an Annual Conference was organized by India in Chandigarh. This conference was organized by Advanced Eye Center, PGI.
A groundbreaking discovery on macular degeneration reveals the direct association of immune system protein called TLR3 with onset of severe "dry" macular degeneration. This discovery is believed to be a breakthrough as the doctors are now in position to develop proper treatment for disease which is till now untreatable.
A 47 year old man has received $2.1 million in an out-of-court settlement of a malpractice lawsuit after a LASIK procedure left him legally blind. This New Jersey based patient and his wife have received the settlement in a lawsuit against Dr. Joseph Dello Russo and the New Jersey Eye Center.
Thus the lawsuit is part of a group of 16 malpractice suits filed against Dr. Dello Russo for negligently performing LASIK.