Unfortunately, there is still no way to reverse macular degeneration. But there are treatments available to slow down the progression of the disease depending on the type of AMD you are experiencing. To discuss all the risks and limitations of macular degeneration management, contact your doctor at Pinnacle Eye Group.
There are two basic types of age-related macular degeneration, dry and wet:
Macular degeneration management in Lambertville never comes with the guarantee that the disease can be reversed, or that the treatment will not need to be repeated in the future. AMD is a sobering reminder to monitor your eye health because once vision is lost, it can rarely be restored.
Age-related macular degeneration is a hereditary eye disease, and one of the leading causes of blindness in adults over 60. Ocular disease cannot be cured but there are preventative measures and treatments available when detected early.