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The Retina Group of New York (RGONY) with offices in Hicksville and Hauppauge, NY, has announced the availability of JETREA® (Ocriplasmin), the first non-surgical treatment for patients with
Eye Floaters No More is the newly updated system that helps people get the eye floaters cure to gain bright eyes naturally without dangerous surgical procedures.
New study calls for urgent assessment to avoid potential blindness.
New England Journal of Medicine study by NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell ophthalmologist and surgeon highlights advanced techniques used to save vision
It can be upsetting to see things that aren't there, whether they be lights, shadows or pink elephants, but when people push their closed eyes, get migraines or even sneeze, they can see a variety of phantom lights and flashes. All of these luminous visions are caused by stimulation of the back of the eye, or the optic nerve, which transmits the experience of light to the brain.
Some people call them floaters. Eye doctors call them "vitreous opacities." Emily Flynn called hers "a little fuzzball," and she flew halfway around the world to have it removed.
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