North Jefferson News, Gardendale, AL

Health

April 15, 2009

Warrior optometrist installs new tool in fight against AMD

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Andrews said the diagnostic device will ultimately change the way AMD is monitored.“

“It has been clinically proven to detect conversion to wet AMD early and with high accuracy,” Andrews said. “By using the Foresee PHP, eye care specialists will have an opportunity to play a vital role in substantially reducing the number of patients who are victims of AMD, the world’s leading cause of blindness.”

Dr. Faye Andrews recommends at-risk patients with intermediate, dry AMD have this simple diagnostic test performed four times a year. To schedule an appointment, call 647-3937.

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