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Eye Health: The Importance of Annual Eye Exams

It’s easy to forget to have an eye exam. After all, if you can see, there’s nothing that can be wrong, right? Not quite....   Read More

Sporting Great Eye Safety this Spring

The American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) recognizes April as National Sports Eye Safety month to draw attention to the numerous injuries that occur each...   Read More

UW Doctors Present at Danish Ophthalmological Society Meeting

Neal Barney, MD, Service Chief of the Department’s Cornea Service, was invited to organize a session for the Danish Ophthalmological Society meeting held March...   Read More

Department Chair Terri Young, MD, MBA, to be Inducted into AΩA Medical Society

Terri Young, MD, MBA will be inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha (AΩA) Medical Society —a historic honors membership program that recognizes high educational achievement, gifted teaching abilities,...   Read More

Eat Green for Healthy Eyes

Grandma may have been right after all. Those carrots may help keep your eyes healthy, because vitamin A, needed for vision in low lights,...   Read More

Amy Walker, OD, MBA Discusses Dry Eye

March is Workplace Eye Wellness Month Amy Walker, OD, MBA, Service Chief for Optometry Services discusses ways to prevent and strategies to cope with...   Read More

March is Workplace Eye Wellness Month

Across the nation, the month of March is recognized as Workplace Eye Wellness month. FACT: There are 20,000 eye injuries in the workplace each...   Read More

UW Health Ophthalmologists // Answer Audience Questions About Age-Related Macular Degeneration // Video

UW Health eye doctors answer questions from the audience at the Saving Sight: Macular Degeneration Symposium in October, 2016.    

David Gamm, MD, PhD // Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Stem Cells // Video

David Gamm, MD, PhD, discusses Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Stem Cells at the Saving Sight: Macular Degeneration Symposium in October, 2016.

Julie Mares, PhD // Macular Degeneration and Nutrition // Video

Julie Mares, PhD, discusses Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Nutrition at the Saving Sight: Macular Degeneration Symposium in October, 2016.

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