Tiny Telescopes Restore Sight to Patients with Macular Degneration
The miniature implantable telescope (IMT) is a new technology designed to help those with vision loss from macular degeneration. The IMT helps magnify targets in central vision, approximately 2.5 times onto healthy retina so central vision is improved. The following article highlights the experience two patients who have received the IMT from Dr. Khachikian.
The following link provides some information on how age-related macular degeneration can affect vision and how the IMT helps improve central vision.