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    Stargardt’s Disease

    Stargardt’s Disease

    While macular degeneration generally is associated with aging eyes, an inherited form known as Stargardt’s disease can affect children and young adults. Stargardt’s disease — also called fundus flavimaculatus or Stargardt’s macular dystrophy (SMD) — affects approximately one in 10,000 people and is characterized by central vision loss early in life. (Some researchers believe a distinction should

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    • 06 MAY 14
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    New E-Scoop Glasses: Provide Quality of Life for People Suffering with Macular Degeneration (ARMD)

    Low Vision Specialists Of Maryland And Virginia Are Utilizing New Lens Technology To Help Correct A Basic Problem Experienced By Those With Macular Degeneration (ARMD).   Dr. Thomas Azman, first in Maryland to Utilize New E-Scoop glasses designed specifically for Age Related Macular Degeneration. There is new hope for people whose vision has been compromisedRead more →
    • 13 MAY 14
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    Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation

    Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation

    Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation is the examination and treatment of adult and pediatric patients with visual dysfunction related to conditions like traumatic brain injury, stroke, cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, or brain tumor. Neuro-visual problems can manifest as reading difficulties, visual inattention, eyestrain, double vision, visual memory problems, visually related anxiety, balance and postural difficulties, side vision loss,

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    • 13 MAY 14
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    Macular Degeneration

    Macular Degeneration

    What is AMD? Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a disease of the retina. End-Stage AMD is the most advanced form of the disease and the leading cause of irreversible vision loss and legal blindness in individuals over the age of 65. In early, less advanced AMD, visual symptoms are generally mild and may or may

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