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Cataract Treatment and Prevention

Posted by Dr Claudine Pang

December 14, 2018

Cataract Treatment and Prevention

It’s not too late to remove your cataracts surgically. And it’s not too early to reduce your risk of developing them. Cataracts are simply a thickening and clouding of our eyes’ lenses. Over time, cataracts cause the lens to become entirely opaque, rendering the sufferer blind; they are the world’s most common cause of blindness. […]

Macular Hole – What is It, Causes and Treatment Options

Posted by Dr Claudine Pang

January 7, 2019

Macular Hole – What is It, Causes and Treatment Options

Eyes are complex and uniquely vulnerable organs. Even minor eye conditions like astigmatism can be unsettling, and major problems can be downright frightening. Especially when they carry names like “macular holes”. As we age, the risk increases of holes developing in the macula, the small area in the centre of the retina responsible for seeing […]