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Bionic Eye Implant Update

Bionic Eye Implant Update

It’s a video that's been seen around the world – the first time Allen Zderad sees his wife in more than a decade with the assist of a retinal prosthesis, or “bionic eye implant.” Mayo Clinic ophthalmologist and eye surgeon Raymond Iezzi, Jr.,M.D., talks about what the success of his patient's eye implant means to him [...]

Created by Deborah Balzer

Dr. Iezzi- Bionic Eye- Changed Zderad’s Life (:16)

Dr. Raymond Iezzi on how this has changed from Allen Zderad's life: in: 1:57 “Our patient is now interacting with his environment in ways he has never before. He’s like a kid in a candy shop ..he has a new found sense ad 2:14 …on a daily basis”

Created by Dave Hansen

Dr. Iezzi- Bionic Eye- Why It Resonates (:18)

Dr. Raymond Iezzi on why this resonates with so many people around the world: 1:07 “When people are clicking on that Youtube video, they are seeing a man whose fife out: 1:25 “not to take anything for granted” (:18)

Created by Dave Hansen

Dr. Iezzi- Bionic Eye- Personal Response (:21)

Dr. Raymond Iezzi's personal response as a physician: :48 — It’s a dream for all physicians to have this kind of impact on an individual 1:06 …to achieve in our career (:21)

Created by Dave Hansen

Dr. Iezzi- Bionic Eye Interview (1:05)

Dr. Iezzi's personal response as a physician: :48 — It’s a dream for all physicians to have this kind of impact on an individual 1:06 …to achieve in our career Dr. Iezzi on why this resonates with so many people around the world: 1:07 “When people are clicking on that [...]

Created by Dave Hansen

La convergencia insuficiente por lo general no se diagnostica hasta que el niño empieza a leer

La convergencia insuficiente por lo general no se diagnostica hasta que el niño empieza a leer

ESTIMADA MAYO CLINIC: A mi hijo de 9 años le gustaba leer cuando era más pequeño, pero en el último año ha luchado mucho con la lectura y le acaban de diagnosticar convergencia insuficiente. ¿Cuál es el mejor tratamiento para eso? ¿Hay algún caso que no pueda tratarse? Me preocupa [...]

Created by Emily Hiatt

Tuesday Q and A: Convergence insufficiency not diagnosed until children read more

Tuesday Q and A: Convergence insufficiency not diagnosed until children read more

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My son, 9, liked reading when he was younger. But over the last year, he’s started to struggle with it, and he was recently diagnosed with convergence insufficiency. What is the best treatment for this? Are there some cases that are not treatable? I am concerned that [...]

Created by lizatorborg

El examen oftalmológico completo puede ayudar a detectar glaucoma incipiente

El examen oftalmológico completo puede ayudar a detectar glaucoma incipiente

ESTIMADA MAYO CLINIC: Tengo 53 años y la vista nunca me ha dado problemas, pero mi madre padece de glaucoma y sé que eso aumenta el riesgo de que yo también lo tenga. ¿Qué puedo hacer para prevenir el glaucoma? ¿Cuán a menudo debo examinarme los ojos? RESPUESTA: Usted está [...]

Created by Soledad Andrade

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