Macular Degeneration refers to a loss of central vision due to the death or injury to the cells in the macula, the oval yellow spot near the retina. Macular degeneration usually occurs in older patients (65 and older) and is the major cause of blindness in adults in the U.S.
What Are Symptoms Of Macular Degeneration?
Symptoms of Macular Degeneration may appear slowly over time, or the patient may just suddenly have a painless loss of vision. Regular and complete eye exams are essential and may detect macular degeneration early before the diseases causes a loss of vision.
When Should I Schedule My Appointment To Be Checked?
If you have any symptoms of Macular Degeneration, or are over the age of 60, please schedule regular appointments with Dr. Mutyala to check your eye health. Dr. Mutyala and his staff will examine your eyes to check for signs and discuss the outcome with you. Schedule your appointments with Pannu Laser & Vision Institute at one of our convenient locations today!
Don’t wait until it is too late to schedule your appointment! Schedule your appointment to check for Macular Degeneration today with Pannu Laser Vision! Call us at 954-484-0700