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What is the best way to treat macular degeneration?

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Dr. Richard Scartozzi
Ophthalmology - Retinal Surgery

In brief: Two types

1. Dry: areds vitamins, tobacco cessation.
2. Wet: intravitreal injections of anti-vegf molecules like avastin, lucentis, (ranibizumab) or eylea.

In brief: Two types

1. Dry: areds vitamins, tobacco cessation.
2. Wet: intravitreal injections of anti-vegf molecules like avastin, lucentis, (ranibizumab) or eylea.
Dr. Richard Scartozzi
Dr. Richard Scartozzi
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Dr. Jay Bradley
Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery

In brief: Macular degeneration

Dry type treatment = areds2 vitamins, uv protection, no smoking.
Wet type treatment = eye injections with steroid or anti-vegf medication or laser treatment. You need to see a retina specialist.

In brief: Macular degeneration

Dry type treatment = areds2 vitamins, uv protection, no smoking.
Wet type treatment = eye injections with steroid or anti-vegf medication or laser treatment. You need to see a retina specialist.
Dr. Jay Bradley
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