Monthly Archives: August 2019

Benjamin Ticho, M.D. lectures on innovative glaucoma surgery: MIGS: Micro Incisional Glaucoma Surgery

Dr. Ticho and Dr. Chaglasian present to local optometrists on new technology and micro-incisional implants for treating glaucoma at the time of cataract surgery. Continuing education credits were awarded to the doctors of optometry who attended through the Illinois College of Optometry. Thank you to Glaukos for Sponsoring this event!

August is Amblyopia Awareness Month: It is never too early to have your child checked!

Amblyopia is the leading cause of vision loss in the pediatric population, but can be prevented if it is caught and treated on time. Often referred to as “lazy eye”, amblyopia is a developmental brain phenomenon, where the non-dominant or suppressed eye loses vision from disuse (much like a left-handed child gradually loses the ability… Read More