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In easy-to-understand language, ophthalmologist Michael A. Samuel, M.D., a renowned retinal specialist, casts the spotlight on this disease and offers a wealth of insights into what macular degeneration is, what causes it, and the array of contemporary treatment options. Here you'll learn: Lifestyle and environmental factors that can affect your risk of developing age-related macular degeneration (AMD), Dietary strategies and nutritional supplements to prevent or slow the progression of the disease, The difference between dry AMD and wet AMD, When surgery is the best option, How to choose an eye-care professional (or know that you've chosen the right one).
Written for patients-and those who love and care for them-Macular Degeneration: A Complete Guide for Patients and Their Families is the definitive source for information about macular degeneration and how best to stop, and even reverse, the progression of this disease.
About the Author:
Michael A. Samuel, M.D., a renowned retina specialist and ophthalmologist, works with patients at both ends of the life span-infants born with retinopathy of prematurity, and elders who suffer from age-related macular degeneration