According to the National Eye Institute, Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness in developed countries. But it doesn’t have to be.
Increased awareness, regular eye exams and treatment may reduce the health burden of glaucoma. Chris Reckling of The Hampton Roads Show recently visited with Dr. Constance Okeke at Virginia Eye Consultants for more information about how to diagnose and treat glaucoma.
To find out more, visit Virginiaeyeconsultants.com
Virginia Eye Consultants is now accepting nominations for Looking Forward Giving Back. Each year they perform no fewer than 50 free surgeries to help people save their sight. Nominations will be accepted through Friday, May 11.
Submissions can be made online at VirginiaEyeConsultants.com. Click on the Looking Forward Giving Back box on the home page.
This segment of The Hampton Roads Show is sponsored by Virginia Eye Consultant.