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Saving Your Sight! The Villages, FL
Sat, April 22, 2017, 8:30 AM – 11:55 AM EDT
The Macular Degeneration Association will be hosting a FREE awareness program at the Waterfront Inn, Villages, FL on Saturday, April 22nd, 2017.
These programs have been designed for those that have or have been recently diagnosed with age-related macular degeneration, caregivers, family members are encouraged to attend as this is a hereditary disease and the general public that would like to learn more. We also offer an in depth lecture on diabetic eye disorders.
This program will cover the following subjects: age-related macular degeneration (AMD), diabetic retinopathy, Prevent & Reverse Early Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) with an Ancestral Diet and AREDS & Genetics.
The program starts at 8:30 a.m. with registration and breakfast and will end at 11:55 a.m.
The Macular Degeneration Association provides a supportive learning environment for people living with macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease.
This half-day program offers a forum to hear from a prominent doctor’s about the latest research, and new treatments, therapies, and clinical trials.
At our programs you will hear from a patient ambassador about their journey with these disease’s and their successful coping strategies.
You will also have the chance to speak with other participants to learn about their successes and failures.
This program will feature Retina Specialist, Jeremiah Brown, Jr., M.D. who will be discussing age-related macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy.
Chris Knobbe, MD will be speaking about age-related macular degeneration and the ancestral diet.
Gerry Belgraver will be speaking about the AREDS and Genetics
Dr. Brown, Jr. practices at the Brown Retina Institute in Schertz, TX
Register Early! ~ Free Buffet Breakfast Provided
Seating is Limited ~ Free Parking ~ Reservations required
Please call (855) 962-2852 to register