Age-Related Macular Degeneration (ARMD) is a leading cause of vision loss in people 50 and older, and as you age, the risk increases. This disease affects more than 10 million Americans-more than cataracts and glaucoma combined. Age Related Macular Degeneration occurs when the macula, the central part of the retina that is important for… Read More
January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month. At Clay Eye, we are fortunate to have our very own Dr. David Hayes, A Specialty Trained Glaucoma Surgeon on our team. Facts About Glaucoma: Glaucoma is a leading cause of blindness More than 2.2 million Americans age 40 and older suffer from glaucoma. Sadly, nearly half do not… Read More
Mark your calendar … a total solar eclipse is coming to the United States on August 21st for the first time in nearly a century! A total solar eclipse occurs when the moon completely blocks the view of the sun, causing complete darkness for a brief period of time. As we all know, it can… Read More
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – (May 10, 2016) – Sightpath Medical announces the selection of Donald M. Downer, M.D., as MoFe™ Medical Director. In this role, Dr. Downer will advise the company on current and imminent industry trends and best practices as they relate to our technology platforms. The MoFe™ Medical Director also serves as a professional… Read More
Clay Eye Physicians & Surgeons – First in Northeast Florida to Implant Miniature Telescope To Restore Vision Loss!
Fifteen million Americans have Age Related Macular Degeneration (ARMD), a slow, deterioration and loss of one’s central vision. Dr. Donald Downer of Clay Eye Physicians & Surgeons recently performed the first CentraSight mini telescope implant, a new surgical procedure to help improve central vision in patients with end-stage ARMD. This procedure was conducted at Fleming… Read More