Dr Jovina See is featured in Prime Magazine regarding Glaucoma
11 Feb 2018
What is GLAUCOMA?
It is a group of eye disorders that eventually lead to optic nerve damage, which can lead to vision loss or complete blindness.
Glaucoma accounts for 40% of blindness in Singapore.
50% of people affected by glaucoma don't even know they have it.
(1) Advancing age
(2) Family history of glaucoma
(3) Long term steroid use
(4) Medical history of diabetes and heart disease
(1) Pressure-lowering eye drops
(2) Laser treatment
(3) Eye Surgery
Visit the eye doctor to screen for glaucoma, especially if you have the above risk factors.