Category Archives: Eye Conditions

Eye expert witness testimony for various eye conditions

Eye Expert Witness for Autoimmune Disease

A variety of disorders are classified within the umbrella of autoimmune diseases. These disorders include rheumatoid arthritis, sjogren’s syndrome, Wegeners granulomatosis, systemic lupus erythematosus, multiple sclerosis, giant cell arteritis, and Graves’ disease. All of these disorders can have a variety of systemic and ocular effects. An eye expert witness for autoimmune disease may determine the diagnosis and treatment optins for these patients. Continue reading

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Dry Eye Syndrome, Preservatives, and Glaucoma

The interface of legal aspects of dry eye syndrome and glaucoma is of interest to ophthalmologists and attorneys. This article summarizes some of the major clinical points of dry eyes, preservatives, and glaucoma.

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Expert Testimony: Cataract Surgery and Eye Pressure

Expert testimony may be needed when the subject is cataract surgery and eye pressure. Quite often, patients who undergo cataract surgery also have preexisting glaucoma. In glaucoma the pressure is elevated unless it is controlled by medication or by a … Continue reading

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Types of Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetes is a condition when the pancreas does not produce a sufficient amount of insulin to properly regulate the body’s blood sugar level.  Over time diabetes can affect multiple organ systems including the kidneys, heart, and nervous system, the circulation, … Continue reading

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New Developments in Dry Eye Treatment

Dry eyes are a serious and growing concern for millions of individuals. The eye must be bathed in a continuous flow of a tear film that consists of several components. A healthy tear film contains lipids, aqueous, and mucin. The … Continue reading

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