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A Hope to See: Bennett and Bloom Performing Louisville Region’s First IMT Implant

The Implantable Miniature Telescope (IMT) is a tiny pea-sized lens that is placed inside the eye to correct vision loss from age-related macular degeneration (AMD). AMD damages central vision, making it difficult or impossible to read, drive, or recognize faces. AMD never causes total blindness since the peripheral vision remains normal, It is the leading… Read More

Implantable Device to Help Patients with Macular Degeneration

Here is WAVE3’s Andreina Centlivree story about Bennett & Bloom’s exciting new surgery for helping patients with macular degeneration. LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE), July 6, 2017. An eye surgery center in Louisville performed the first surgery in the region to help those suffering from macular degeneration. The surgery is not a cure, but it is an… Read More

3 Ways to Help Prevent Cataracts

Cataracts can be a nightmare to deal with. They form as we age, clouding over the lenses in our eyes causing blurry vision, sensitivity to light, and eventually blindness. Unfortunately, age-related cataracts cannot be prevented. However, there are certain risk factors that can lead to cataract development down the road. Here are 3 ways that… Read More

The History of LASIK Surgery

Laser vision correction is an amazing medical procedure that has helped many to reclaim their vision and is known as one of the safest and most effective surgeries today. LASIK is used all over the world, from Japan to right here in Louisville, Kentucky. Like many other incredible technologies, it has a long backstory and… Read More

The Do’s and Don’ts of Cataract Surgery Recovery

Cataract surgery is one of the safest and most common surgeries performed today. The entire procedure takes about 10 minutes to complete and has over a 98% success rate in the U.S. Cataract surgery recovery is surprisingly easy, however, there are some things you should keep in mind during this period. Read up on some… Read More