Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) archives

At Clinica London, Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is a condition that we treat often. Mr Jaheed Khan and Professor Michel Michaelides are ophthalmic specialists in medical retinal disease at Clinica London. They look after patients with AMD and work to improve the patients’ vision and even restore it.

If you want to learn more about AMD you can check out our blog. We often blog about AMD, the different types, the treatment and frequently asked questions that patients often have about the condition. This is to keep patients informed about our practices that we use and any advances in technology.

Blog posts about Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD)

A Masterclass on Urgent Eye Problems

Mr Jaheed Khan invites you to "A Masterclass on Urgent Eye Problems" and gives an insight into the most common eye conditions requiring immediate treatments.

By | May 19th, 2017|About Clinica London, Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD), Cataracts, Glaucoma, Jaheed Khan, Past Events, Professional Events, Retina|Comments Off on A Masterclass on Urgent Eye Problems

Foods and supplements help improve your vision

There is some evidence that some foods and supplements are rich in lutein, zeaxanthin and Meso-zeaxanthin. They may help, or slow down age-related macular degeneration. This is one of the leading causes of visual loss in the UK. However, this remains controversial.

By | November 8th, 2016|Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD)|Comments Off on Foods and supplements help improve your vision

Event debrief: Macular degeneration treatments: a glimpse into the future

Our last event was sold out! Nearly 40 optometrists and GPs attended our last healthcare professionals lecture held Thursday, 14 April 2016 from 18:30 to 21:30 (GMT): "Macular degeneration treatments: a glimpse into the future". Mr Jaheed Khan shared his cutting-edge knowledge of the most current and latest treatments for AMD.

By | April 25th, 2016|Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD), Jaheed Khan, Professional Events|Comments Off on Event debrief: Macular degeneration treatments: a glimpse into the future

How to test yourself for signs of Age-related Macular Degeneration using an Amsler Chart

The Amsler chart is a tool that eye doctors use to detect vision problems (specifically, Age-related Macular Degeneration). You can download and print this Amsler Chart to use at home. Early diagnosis means early treatment, so it may help to limit or at least slow the vision loss you experience. If you are at risk for [...]

By | March 18th, 2016|Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD), Instructional Videos|Comments Off on How to test yourself for signs of Age-related Macular Degeneration using an Amsler Chart