Seminar:Common Age-Related Eye Problems

03/13/2017 - 00:24
03/26/2017 - 00:24

If you ever wonder about any age related eye problems, mark down your calender. On March 26, Dr. Chang is going to discuss the most common conditions affecting the aging eye.

Seminar Topics:
This seminar aims to provide an overview of the causes, symptoms, and treatments of the following conditions:

1) Presbyopia
2) Dry eyes
3) Epiphora (overtearing)
4) Ptosis (droopy eyelids)
5) Floaters
6) Cataracts
7) Glaucoma
8) Macular degeneration

The talk will conclude with a discussion of warning signs and symptoms that cannot be ignored.

Peter Chang, MD
Massachusetts Eye Research and Surgery Institution (MERSI)

Dr. Peter Chang received his bachelor degree from Brown University in 2004 and medical degree from Tufts University in 2008. After medical school, he underwent a two-year research fellowship in Uveitis and Ocular Immunology with Dr. Foster, then went on to complete an Ophthalmology residency at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai in New York City, followed by a Vitreoretinal Surgery fellowship at the Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary in Chicago. Upon completion of his fellowship, Dr. Chang returned to Boston and joined MERSI as an Associate Partner.

Sunday, March 26th 2017
Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Cafeteria, Chinese School Andover
34 Sunset Rock Rd
Andover, MA 01810