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Diabetics are at a much higher risk for glaucoma and cataracts. Healthy vision can be maintained with simple routine checkups. If a major problem develops, there are treatment options available that are covered by insurance and medicare. Schedule a free vision evaluation today.
Early Onset Cataracts
Early Onset Cataracts - Everyone develops cataracts, however people with diabetes generally develop cataracts much earlier. Luckily, there are treatments to correct and prevent cataracts.
Diabetics are at high risk of developing glaucoma. Over 200,000 cases are reported every year in the US alone. Glaucoma occurs when pressure builds up in the eye. When untreated this can result in permanent vision loss.
Dr. Joshua Frenkel
(MD & MPH)
The Wang Vision Institute is proud to welcome Dr. Joshua Frenkel to the team. Dr. Frenkel is an expert in glaucoma and cataract treatment. Click here to schedule a free vision evaluation and learn about vision loss treatment that is covered by medicare and insurance.
Dr. Joshua Frenkel, M.D., MPH received training in microsurgical glaucoma surgeries from the #1 training program in the country. He graduated with an MD and MPH and completed his ophthalmology residency from the prestigious Tulane University.
Wang Vision doctors (Drs. Sarah Connolly, Joshua Frenkel, Marianne Johnson, Nathan Rock and Ming Wang) have performed over 55,000 procedures (including on over 4,000 doctors). They have published nine textbooks, hold several U.S. patents and performed the world’s first laser artificial cornea implantation. Wang Vision is currently the only center in the state that performs 3D SMILE & 3D LASIK (18+), 3D Implantable Contact Lens (21+), 3D Forever Young Lens (45+) and 3D Laser Cataract Surgery. They have founded a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity, Wang Foundation for Sight Restoration, which to date has helped patients from over 40 states in the U.S. and 55 countries with all sight restoration surgeries performed free of charge.