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The Hawaii Ophthalmological Society is dedicated to the continuing medical education of its members in the latest advances in medical and surgical treatment of the eye.  Each of us provides high quality comprehensive eye care to all people on all the major islands.  When your eyes need care, our ophthalmologists offer you the level of eye care that only specialists can provide.

Ophthalmology News

  • BRIEF-Mednax announces acquisition of ophthalmology practice in Nevada 23 Mar 2017 11:02 Reuters March 23 Mednax Inc: * Mednax announces acquisition of ophthalmology practice in Nevada * Mednax Inc - no additional terms of transaction were disclosed * Mednax Inc - transaction is expected to be immediately accretive to earnings * Mednax Inc - …
  • MEDNAX Announces Acquisition of Ophthalmology Practice in Nevada 23 Mar 2017 10:56 MarketWatch.com FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Mar 23, 2017 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- MEDNAX, Inc. MD, -0.64% today announced the acquisition of Bruce E. Snyder, M.D., PLLC., a private pediatric ophthalmology practice based in Henderson, Nevada. Bruce E. Snyder, M.D., PLLC. employs one …
  • Seniors: Make Eye Care Part Of Your Wellness Routine 23 Mar 2017 09:29 Citizen Tribune (NAPSI)—Regular checkups at the doctor’s office are a familiar routine for most people: blood pressure checks, blood tests and health history questions. There’s something else you should know, however: Your overall health can affect your eyes. This is why …
  • How blind people's brains rewire to improve other senses 23 Mar 2017 07:31 Medical News Today A new study delves into the neurological changes in people with blindness. It demonstrates that losing one's sight before the age of 3 causes long-term alterations and subsequent enhancements to the other senses. It has long been theorized that …
  • Get to Know Your Genes 23 Mar 2017 06:12 Review of Optometry Research suggests there are nearly 500 different eye-related diseases, with more than 800 ocular and periocular manifestations of systemic disease. Hundreds of genes, if mutated, can cause disease isolated to the eye.1 Fortunately, genetic testing can aid …