Treating the ocular surface improves surgical outcomes

Posted by: Dr. Damon Dierker on Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 12:00:00 am

Some estimates have shown that up to 30% of LASIK candidates and 50% of cataract surgery patients have some form of ocular surface disease (dry eye, blepharitis, ocular ...

Does cataract surgery make you live longer?

Posted by: Eye Surgeons of Indiana on Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 12:00:00 am

Large study shows that cataract surgery increases life expectancy

Demodex mites and blepharitis

Posted by: Damon, Dierker, OD, FAAO on Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 12:00:00 am

New treatment for this common condition is now available at Eye Surgeons of Indiana.

Stem cell treatment may revolutionize treatment of retinal disease

Posted by: Dr. Damon Dierker on Friday, January 7, 2011 at 12:00:00 am

A recent article on the Bloomberg news website reported that Advanced Cell Technology Inc. was cleared by the FDA to move forward with human trials using embryonic stem cells ...

Study shows Lucentis improves outcomes in diabetic macular edema treatment

Posted by: Dr. Damon Dierker on Wednesday, April 28, 2010 at 12:00:00 am

For years, the standard treatment for diabetic macular edema (DME) has been laser. The goal of laser treatment is prevention of severe vision loss. In patients who have ...