Our Focus is Your Vision
 
Diabetes is still the leading cause of blindness in young Americans with Diabetic Retinopathy surfacing as the major problem.  There are other eye diseases diabetics suffer such as nerve palsies, optic nerve inflammations and cataract formation that also contribute to visual limitation.  This short article will touch on all of these problems but will focus primarily on diabetic retinopathy which is by far the most common and most sight threatening ocular disease of diabetics.