Discovery of Potential New Way to Prevent Vision Loss
UVA Health School of Medicine scientists have discovered an unknown contributor to harmful blood vessel growth in the eye that could lead to new treatments for blinding macular degeneration and…
Dr. Cusick featured in The Daily Progress Ask The Expert
Diabetic retinopathy is a complication of diabetes that causes damage to the blood vessels of the retina — the light-sensitive tissue that lines the back part of the eye that…
UVA Health Blog: What Is a Diabetic Eye Exam? Do I Need One?
Annual eye exams are an important part of staying healthy. This is especially true if you have diabetes. Diabetes is the leading cause of blindness in people over 40, according…
Dr. Netland Featured in Glaucoma Today
How to Manage a Patient with a History of Retinal Surgery Iris Bombe, Synechiae, and High IOP Four Surgeons Strategize How to Manage a Patient with a History of Retinal…
Scientists Find Toxic Buildup in Eyes of Patients with Blinding Macular Degeneration
Damaging DNA builds up in the eyes of patients with geographic atrophy, an untreatable, poorly understood form of age-related macular degeneration that causes blindness, new research from the University of…
Inside View: Keep Your Vision Sharp with Six Tips from an Eye Expert
Check out the latest article featuring our Dr. Michael Cusick on macular degeneration in the Fall 2021 Vim & Vigor issue. Article written by Kelly Casey:
Dr. Ambati offers ways to protect vision during COVID-19 pandemic
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Anisometropia: You’ve Probably Never Heard of this Common Cause of Headaches
Anisometropia is a condition where one eye has significantly better vision than the other. Since our eyes work together to see, that difference in eyesight can put strain on the…
Ask the Expert: What are the most important steps to protect eye health?
Check out this article that features Dr. Michael Cusick.
Discovery IDs Potential Way to Halt Blinding Macular Degeneration
Researchers have successfully treated age-related macular degeneration in mice after finding an unexpected link between the two main forms of the blinding eye disease, the leading cause of vision loss…