William S Goldstein, MD Blog

Glaucoma Surgery

December 11, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Glaucoma Glaucoma Surgery Trabeculectomy

Glaucoma surgery, known as trabeculectomy, is usually needed when glaucoma is severe.

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Glaucoma Microsurgery with iStent

October 23, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Glaucoma Istent Glaucoma Surgery Cataract Surgery

The iStent is a device to treat glaucoma with a minimally invasive surgery. It us usually inserted during cataract surgery.

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Eye Care Statistics: Numbers on Your Vision

August 15, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Eye Care Vision Correction Lasik Cataracts Glaucoma

These statistics on eye care and vision should put your health needs into perspective. Detroit, MI doctor William Goldstein, MD provides numbers, facts, and figures for context.

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Glaucoma and Abnormal Optic Nerve Shape

April 6, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Glaucoma

At our Laser Eye Care Center, our team discusses abnormal optic nerve shape, and how this anomaly can affect your vision.

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Types of Glaucoma: Comparing the Different Kinds

January 1, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Glaucoma Vision Loss

There are many different types of glaucoma that can result in permanent vision loss. William Goldstein, MD considers the various kinds of the condition, including causes and symptoms.

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What Causes Poor Peripheral Vision?

August 7, 2017 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Peripheral Vision Tunnel Vision Glaucoma

Poor peripheral vision has many causes, including glaucoma, retinal problems, and brain injuries. Let's go over these and your options for treatment.

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Glaucoma Awareness Month in Michigan

January 30, 2017 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Glaucoma Glaucoma Screening Glaucoma Awareness Month

Glaucoma awareness month is January, and residents of Michigan should make appointments to have glaucoma screening with Dr. William Goldstein

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Nearsightedness and Glaucoma in Detroit

February 13, 2012 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Glaucoma Detroit Glaucoma Nearsightedness Myopia Nearsightedness Detroit

Recent evidence indicates that glaucoma in Detroit and nearsightedness are related, with higher degrees of nearsightedness being associated with higher occurrence of glaucoma.

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Steroid eye drops in Detroit; confusion, FDA issues warning

January 5, 2012 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Steroid Eye Drops Steroid Eye Drops In Detroit Cataracts Glaucoma

Steroid eye drops in Detroit; Confusion over naming of a steroid eye drop and a wart remover has lead to an FDA warning.

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Glaucoma in Detroit area-the Silent Killer

December 16, 2011 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Glaucoma Detroit Glaucoma Alt Eyedrops

Glaucoma in Detroit area is a silent killer of vision, but it is preventable. Routine eye exams after the age of 50 can prevent blindness.

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