Dry Macular Degeneration – What is Drusen?

Drusen deposits associated with dry macular degeneration are typically yellow in colour.  The presence of drusen does not necessarily indicate the development of dry macular degeneration, but there is … [Read more...]

Foresee PHP Test for Wet Macular Degeneration

A new non-invasive test for wet macular degeneration has been approved by the FDA.  The new diagnostic test is known as the Foresee PHP (Preferential Hyperacuity Perimeter) can detect the early … [Read more...]

Macular Degeneration Risk Factors

Many of the findings regarding the risk factors associated with age-related macular degeneration (AMD or ARMD) have been disputed through a variety of research.  The only risk factors consistently … [Read more...]

What is Macular Degeneration?

Macular degeneration is a degenerative macular disease which more commonly develops as a person approaches middle age.  Macular degeneration affects the macula, the part of the retina responsible for … [Read more...]

Amsler Grid Test for Macular Degeneration

The amsler grid test is a diagnostic eye test for macular degeneration.  Regular eye exams are critical for maintaining eye health.  The amsler grid test allows people who are at a high risk of … [Read more...]