November is Diabetic Eye Disease Month

Diabetes is the number one cause of blindness in our country. Diabetes is a metabolic disease which occurs when there blood glucose level is high due to low insulin production or body’s inability to respond to insulin. Individuals who are overweight, high blood pressure, have a family of Diabetes and/or are 45 years of age … Read More November is Diabetic Eye Disease Month

Orbis

Orbis International is a non-profit non-governmental organization that is now celebrating this year its 34th anniversary of saving the vision of many people worldwide. This organization focuses on preventing and treating blinding diseases in developing countries.  The Orbis group of surgeons, nurses, technicians, and support staff treat as well as teach the local professionals the … Read More Orbis

Top 5 reasons for blindness in the world

The World Health Organization, WHO, has estimated that there are 39 million people in the world who are blind.  From this group of people, 80% of their visual impairment is either preventable or curable. It is unfortunate that there are so many blind people who are incapacitated due to their sight when the technology exists … Read More Top 5 reasons for blindness in the world

Welcome to our Newly Designed Blog

Welcome to the newly designed blog for Katzen Eye Care! This website has been created to provide a wealth of information for patients interested in the variety of treatments offered at our state-of-the art facility. Please take some time to peruse the site and do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions by … Read More Welcome to our Newly Designed Blog