Diabetes is one of the greatest health concerns of our time. In addition to a host of complications, diabetic eye disease can affect ones ability to function fully. Because diabetic eye disease can be treated effectively and diagnosed before major problems arise, it is crucial to reserve preventive, appropriate care.
Dr. Mohit Nanda, an Ophthalmologist with Martha Jefferson Hospital, describes more about this growing health problem in the video attached. He discusses the causes of this eye condition in diabetics and how the disease is detected. He also goes over what problems patients experience before seeking treatment and what the treatment options are.