Latest keratoconus Stories

2012-08-18 23:01:04

Prelex pioneer and Lasik specialist Dr. Rajesh Khanna, is set to release his first book titled: Prelex. The Prelex procedure allows individuals to see near, middle and distance without the use of glasses or contacts. Dr. Khanna's new book will explain the benefits of the procedure and help patients identify if they are candidates. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 18, 2012 For years, patients across the state of California as well as international colleagues have urged Dr. Rajesh Khanna to...

2012-06-15 23:03:20

International EyeCare Laser & Lifestyle Center is one of only a few clinics in the state of Texas certified to perform Keratoconus treatments, an important first step in preventing a potentially debilitating eye disease. College Station, TX (PRWEB) June 15, 2012 International EyeCare Laser & Lifestyle Center provides residents of College Station and Houston with advanced ocular care. The clinic was instrumental in getting LASIK surgery approved in the United States and is one of the...

2012-04-26 23:01:54

Well known actor, producer, and director Kevin Sorbo is loved by fans for his role in the television series Hercules and Andromeda and the recent feature film Soul Surfer. For many years Kevin suffered from the common eye disorder called pterygium as well as poor vision. He was recently introduced to corneal specialist and Lasik expert Dr. Rajesh Khanna. Dr. Khanna has treated thousands of patients suffering from pterygium and has specialized in vision correction for over twenty years. Dr....

2012-04-10 23:01:09

Lasik vision specialist, Dr. Rajesh Khanna M.D., makes an innovative new discovery for patients suffering from Keratoconus. Keratoconus, a common eye disease can be painful and can even cause blindness. Where there was once no hope for people suffering from Keratoconus, now with they have options, including, the intact ring segment implant and the corneal transplant. Los Angeles, Ca (PRWEB) April 09, 2012 Keratoconus is an eye disease that affects approximately one person in 1,000 and can...

2012-04-10 09:13:11

National multi-center study suggests monitoring is necessary for early intervention A national consortium of researchers has published new findings that could change the standard of practice for those treating Fuchs' Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy (FECD), a disease characterized by cornea swelling that can eventually lead to the need for corneal transplantation. The Fuchs' Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy Genetics Multi-Center Study Group, led by co-principal investigators Jonathan Lass, MD,...

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