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How Diabetes Affects Your Eyes

Diabetes can have a significant impact on your eye health. If you have diabetes, you are at higher risk of contracting cataracts early and the risk of contracting glaucoma doubles. However, one of the biggest adverse effects of diabetes on your eyes is severe loss of vision – a problem called diabetic retinopathy. This involves […]


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When to Consider Surgery for the Treatment of Cataracts

  • Posted on Aug 15, 2019
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Cataract surgery is sometimes an option for patients who have moderate to severe cataracts that are negatively impacting their vision and their quality of life. At .... . . read more

How to Correct Astigmatism with Premium Toric Intraocular Lens

  • Posted on Jul 15, 2019
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At Shammas Eye Medical Center, we can evaluate patients to determine if they are a good fit for a variety of procedures. For example, patients who .... . . read more