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2014-09-18 23:13:58

Dropless Technology Eliminates Daily Eye Drops After Surgery for Most Patients Goodlettsville, TN (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Loden Vision Centers and James Loden, M.D. are pleased to announce truly innovative technology that will provide valuable time savings and convenience for cataract patients. Dr. Loden and his team of cataract surgeons now offers a “Dropless” option for cataract patients. This allows the surgeons to dispense post-operative medications during the cataract...

2014-08-08 12:25:19

Event Showcases Historic Step In The Development Of HelpMeSee's Signature High Tech MSICS Training Simulator FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- HelpMeSee - a global campaign to eliminate cataract blindness - and the Cornerstone Assistance Network - a nonprofit providing direct services to individuals and families struggling with poverty in, and around, Tarrant County, Texas - have teamed up to showcase a safe, low cost approach to curing cataract blindness...

2014-05-20 12:32:41

Introduction Of Single-Use, Pre-Sterilized MSICS Kit Increases Large-Scale Approach Toward The Elimination Of Blindness Due To Cataracts NEW YORK, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- HelpMeSee - a global campaign to eliminate cataract blindness - today announced its cataract elimination expansion campaign to begin throughout 23 countries in Western (Franco-phone) and Sub-Saharan Africa countries through a new partnership that introduces the use of single-use, pre-sterilized MSICS...

2014-05-02 16:24:52

CAMPAIGN TO ELIMINATE BLINDNESS TARGETS WOMEN AS DRIVING FORCE NEW YORK, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Throughout the world, untreated cataracts are the leading cause of blindness, making up 51% of all cases. Approximately 22 million people are bilaterally blind due to cataracts - with women and young girls bearing two-thirds of this terrible burden. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130403/DC88441LOGO According to the World Health Organization (WHO), population-based...

2013-12-31 16:22:00

2014 Brings Major Milestone for Cataract Treatment Program NEW YORK, Dec. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- HelpMeSee - a campaign to eliminate cataract blindness - today reported that it has completed 100,000 cataract surgeries through the HelpMeSee Program. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130403/DC88441LOGO) In a note to HelpMeSee's 93 surgical partners, Co-founder, Jim Ueltschi commended the cataract surgeons working everyday on the frontlines to end cataract...

2013-12-26 23:02:43

Ophthalmic surgeons at North Shore Eye Care are now able to offer patients an all-laser, blade-free method of cataract surgery that is revolutionizing one of the most common procedures performed in medicine today, according to eye surgeon Jeffrey Martin, MD, Medical Director of North Shore Eye Care, who is scheduled to perform the first official Catalys laser cataract procedure on Long Island. Smithtown, New York (PRWEB) December 26, 2013 Ophthalmic surgeons at North Shore Eye Care are...

2013-10-11 23:19:11

Dr. Severin Palydowycz Continues Humanitarian Effort Helping More than 200 Visually Impaired Patients in Macedonia Middletown, NY (PRWEB) October 11, 2013 When Severin B. Palydowycz, MD learned there were patients in Macedonia who had been on a waiting list for cataract surgery for more than three years, he knew he had to do something. Dr. Palydowycz, a surgeon at Hudson Valley Ambulatory Surgery (HVAS), and director and chief surgeon at Tri-state Eye, has performed good will surgeries...

2013-09-20 23:18:15

Bel Marra Health, who offers high-quality, specially formulated vitamins and nutritional supplements, reports on a recent study revealing that cataract-related eye surgery tend to live longer than those who do not receive the surgery. Toronto (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 Bel Marra Health, who offers high-quality, specially formulated vitamins and nutritional supplements, reports on a recent study revealing that cataract-related eye surgery tend to live longer than those who do not receive...


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