Posts Categorized: Low vision specialists

February Is AMD & Low Vision Awareness Month

  With people in the United States living longer, eye diseases and vision loss have become major public health concerns. Currently, 4.2 million Americans ages 40 and older are visually impaired. By 2030, when the last baby boomers turn 65, this number is projected to reach 7.2 million, with 5 million having low vision. Low… Read more »

Vision Rehabilitation Maximizes Hope and Independence

New studies predict a boom in cases of low vision, but help is available. As the last of the baby-boom generation approaches the age of 65, the number of cases of visual impairment and blindness is projected to experience a boom of its own in the coming years. According to recent studies funded by the National… Read more »

February Is Age-Related Macular Degeneration & Low Vision Awareness Month

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of vision loss for individuals age 50 and older. In its earliest stages, AMD can be difficult to diagnose. In some cases, AMD progresses so slowly that many do not notice a change in their vision. In other cases, the deterioration is very rapid and can appear to happen… Read more »

South Jersey Low Vision Eye Care Specialists

South Jersey low vision eye care specialists at South Jersey Eye Associates can help with vision eye care problems at their comprehensive eye care center. When you require preventive eye care, eye examinations and eye treatment as well as help with vision eye care, we are the vision eye care specialists in South Jersey for… Read more »