Eye Disease Macular degeneration treatment

Published on August 2nd, 2012 | by Mark Erickson

Macular degeneration treatments

Macular degeneration treatments and procedures

Although there is no cure, there are some macular degeneration treatments available. There are also many tests used to diagnose this eye disease.

AMD Procedure Links

» Lucentis Injection

» Avastin Injection

» Macugen Treatment

» Retisert Implant

» Amsler Grid

» Fluorescein Angiography

» Fundus Photography

» Optical Coherence Tomography – OCT

» PDT – Visudyne Photodynamic Therapy for macular degeneration

 

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Low Vision Resources

Lutein for AMD

Click here to watch an Avastin injection animation

Click here to watch a Lucentis treatment animation

Click here to watch a Macugen animation

Watch the “How vision works” animation

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About the Author

Mark Erickson is a certified ophthalmic technician and ophthalmic photographer. He is a technical writer in the eye care industry. Mark is also an ophthalmic medical illustrator. His works have been published on the covers of more than 60 eye care publications. Some of his clients include National Geographic, Bausch & Lomb, Johnson & Johnson, Transitions, Genentech and Allergan.



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