Sep 1, 2010

Cholesterol, Blood Sugar & Diabetic Retinopathy

By Kimberly Mistiszyn|2014-04-29T13:20:20-04:00Updated: September 1st, 2010|Complications, Newsletters|0 Comments

As an eye doctor, I hope (and even at times, take for granted) that my diabetic patients understand the possibility of developing diabetic retinopathy... The frightening reality is that according to new research by an epidemiologist (Dr. Zhang, Atlanta), some form of diabetic retinopathy is found in almost one in three diabetic patients.

Aug 6, 2008

Diabetic Retinopathy: An In-Depth Look

By Kimberly Mistiszyn|2016-05-31T15:58:44-04:00Updated: August 6th, 2008|Complications, Newsletters|0 Comments

As a primary eye care practitioner, I am continually astonished by the number of diabetes patients I see who have either never had a dilated eye exam or feel they don’t require one (or at least not as often as I recommend). Then there are people with diabetes who are shocked to find out that their […]

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