Lucentis and Macugen Endorsed as Treatments for Macular Degeneration

After an exhaustive search of literature, the American Academy of Ophthalmology has indicated that anti-VEGF treatment delivered by intravitreal injection, is safe and effective for wet macular … [Read more...]

Avastin Treatment for Macular Degeneration Safe

Avastin treatments for macular degeneration have been found to be safe and effective for treating patients suffering from wet macular degeneration.  The results of a new study published support the … [Read more...]

Avastin Treatment for Macular Degeneration Loses Effectiveness

The use of Avastin to treat macular degeneration has increased throughout the eyecare world because it is a relatively inexpensive alternative to other treatments for macular degeneration.  However, a … [Read more...]

Difference Found in Avastin and Lucentis Treatment for Macular Degeneration

Avastin has been used for several years as a treatment for Macular Degeneration.  While not an FDA approved treatment, Avastin was shown to not only halt the progression of wet macular degeneration, … [Read more...]

Avastin Improves Vision in Wet Macular Degeneration Patients

Avastin treatments have been shown to improve vision in patients with long term low vision secondary to wet macular degeneration.  Designed initially as a cancer drug, Avastin has been used to treat … [Read more...]