Nov. 14, 2013 | Emory Eye Center opens new clinic in Johns Creek-Cumming area. (Atlanta) Emory Eye Center has opened a new clinic in the Johns Creek/Cumming area. Comprehensive ophthalmologist Vandana C. Reddy will see patients at the Emory at Cumming Family Practice complex on Peachtree Parkway several days each week.
Nov. 12, 2013 | Emory Eye Center Contact Lens Practitioner Wins Prestigious Award. (Atlanta) Michael A. Ward, MMSc , FAAO, director of Emory Eye Center’s contact lens service, was named the GPLI 2014 Practitioner of the Year, presented for “outstanding professional expertise in fitting customized contact lenses to benefit patients with improved vision and corneal health and to advance the contact lens field.”
September 5, 2013 | (Atlanta) Emory Eye Center Announces Director of Its Global Vision Initiative. Danny Haddad, MD, former director of the Atlanta-based International Trachoma Initiative (ITT), is now director of the Emory Eye Center’s Global Vision Initiative effective September 1.
December 2013 | Women's Health: "How Safe Is It? Dyeing Your Eyelashes?" Emily Graubart was interviewed by Women's Health magazine on the dangers of dyeing eyelashes in the December 2013 issue.
Jun 05, 2013 | "Medscape Today News: Implant Improves Vision in Macular Degeneration" By Linda Roach. At the recent American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 2013 Symposium, a report on the effectiveness of the implantable miniature telescope was presented. In this article Susan Primo was interviewed on her expertise in determining good candidates for the implant.
May 29, 2013 | Real Simple | "7 Ways to protect your vision." Spinach, kale, collard greens, and other deep-colored vegetables contain lutein and zeaxanthin, two carotenoids that "have been associated with reducing the risk of developing cataracts and macular degeneration," says Emily Bedrick Graubart, an assistant professor of ophthalmology at the Emory Eye Center and the Emory University School of Medicine, in Atlanta.
May 20, 2013 | WSB TV People to People video | Retinoblastoma Day Picnic
May 24, 2103 | Ivanhoe News | "Macular Degeneration: Implantable Telescope Improves Vision-In-Depth Doctor's Interview."
May 24, 2103 | Ivanhoe News | "Macular Degeneration: Implantable Telescope Improves Vision." Macular degeneration is the leading cause of severe vision loss in Americans 60 and older. Once it progresses there aren’t many treatment options, but now there is a high-tech way that doctors are using to help patients see better.
April 30, 2013 | Ivanhoe News | "Macular Degeneration: Implantable Telescope Improves Vision." Video about patient Jackie Carswell's experiences with the implantable miniature telescope used for some patients with end-stage age-related macular degeneration.
Web MD’s new Eye tv features many of our Eye Center physicians. Eye tv is a new, ongoing project for WebMD. More videos are in the editing process now, so stay tuned for more great information, featuring Eye Center docs!
• Floaters: Jill Wells explains eye floaters.
• Halos and Glare: Jill Wells explains halos and glare.
• Eye into your Health : Beau Bruce explains Wilson’s Disease and how looking at the back of the eye provides information on whole-body health.
• Do I Have Macular Degeneration? Timothy Olsen discusses AMD, AREDS2 and living with AMD.
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