Regular eye checks are essential for all and especially for diabetics. Diabetes is a lifelong condition that causes a person’s blood sugar to become too high. If you diabetic and experience blurred vision, you should visit an eye specialist immediately. Diabetic retinopathy is a complication of diabetes, and causes damage to the blood vessels in the retina. Signs of Diabetic retinopathy can be detected as early as possible because it requires specific treatment when it reaches an advanced stage and there’s a risk to your vision.
It’s important that anyone who has diabetes is offered routine annual health checks to monitor how well their diabetes is being managed from an ophthalmologist so diabetic retinopathy can be detected early. This includes eye examinations (Diabetic retinopathy screening). Diabetic retinopathy treatment in Chicago by Dr. Leo Ayzenberg MD who is best ophthalmologist board -certified and licensed eye physician and surgeon since 1998. Diabetic retinopathy is a form of sight loss that can develop in anybody. Dr. Ayzenberg regularly performs Complete Diabetic Ocular exams and Diabetic Retinopathy treatment in Chicago.
Diabetes is considered a global epidemic. Diabetic Retinopathy (DR) is the leading cause of new cases in adults. The risk of blindness is 25 times higher for someone with diabetes. Those with the disease have an elevated risk of eyesight deterioration, which is the leading cause of blindness in adults less than 60 years of age. Controlling your blood pressure keeps your eye’s blood vessels healthy. Early detection of DR by regular screening effectively avoids vision loss from diabetes as necessary treatments prevent irreversible retina damage.
Diabetic Retinopathy Screening is a test to check for eye problems caused by diabetes. Eye screening is an important part of your diabetes care. Screening can be performed with dilated ophthalmologist. Diabetic Retinopathy Screening in Chicago by Dr. Leo Ayzenberg MD is the Certified Ophthalmologist in the state of Chicago, Illinois since 1998. The screening test by Dr. Leo Ayzenberg can find problems before they affect your sight. There are effective therapies that can prevent visual loss and slow the progression of the damage if detected early.
Diabetic Retinopathy Screening in Chicago by Dr. Ayzenberg who is fully dedicated and committed to the well care and needs of each and every patient! We specialize in the following eye care services:
1). Diabetic Retinopathy
2). Cataract Surgery
3). Laser Surgery
To schedule a consultation, please contact us at our ether Wheeling or Chicago Office (847) 537 6800.