ophthalmologist

Approximately 25 million Americans have cataracts, which causes cloudy, blurry or dim vision and often develops with advancing age. This June, the UCLA Stein ...

By uclahealth • June 11, 2018

More than 40 percent of eye injuries that occur every year are related to sports or recreational activities. A recent study found that about ...

By uclahealth • April 19, 2018

Age-related Macular Degeneration is one of the leading causes of blindness among seniors, affecting approximately 2.1 million people nationwide. By 2050, it is expected ...

By uclahealth • February 12, 2018

It’s back-to-school time and as parents tick off their long list of school to-dos, ophthalmologists are reminding moms and dads not to neglect one ...

By uclahealth • September 20, 2017

Ophthalmologists Encourage Making Your Eyes Part of a Healthy Aging Strategy According to a national survey released by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, ...

By uclahealth • September 14, 2017

"I have a cataract developing in my right eye, and my ophthalmologist found a shadow during my eye exam," says Anne Burkart, who found ...

By uclahealth • August 7, 2017

Perhaps you’ve sometimes seen annoying dark specks or ‘blobs’ dancing across your vision, and wondered what they were. These are often referred to as floaters ...

By • June 23, 2016