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Diagnosing and Treating Cataracts

Cataract, a clouding of the lens in the eye that affects vision, is one of the most common disorders of the eye. Most cataracts are related to aging. By age 80, more than half of all Americans either have a cataract or have had cataract surgery. This talk focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of cataracts including new surgical techniques for the condition. Speaker: Artis Montague, MD PhD


Latest Advances in Vision Correction Procedures

Laser vision correction surgery continues to be refined and developed, and this talk focuses on the state of the art in laser vision correction surgery including LASIK, PRK and phakic intraocular lenses. Speaker: Edward Manche, MD



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