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Dr. Sniegowski on KC Live

Monday November 21, 2016

Dr. Matthew Sniegowski was on KSHB’s KC Live show to share an exciting innovative procedure he performed on a patient using a 3D-printed bone implant. The implant reconstructed about ¾ of the patient’s orbital rim, or the bone just under the eye.  

Dr. Komal Desai

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National Ophthalmic Technicians' Week

Monday November 2, 2015

National Ophthalmic Technicians' Week is November 2-6. To celebrate, we asked our technicians to share why they became technicians and a few of their favorite stories.

Read a few of their inspiring responses below.

“I became a technician by chance. My boyfriend’s mom had a friend in common with Dr. Felix and she told me about Sabates Eye Centers. I came to shadow and I loved it! I love being able to help patients see better, or educate them on their ocular conditions and give them hope when they might have had none.”

            -Jennifer F.

“I have loved this job since school. It was the best decision I have made (aside from joining the Army).”

            -April S.

“My reason for becoming a tech and my favorite part about being a tech are the same: I love getting paid to learn!”

            -Beth H.

“I chose to become a tech because I love patient interaction and caring for people. My favorite part of being a technician is watching patients being able to see again after surgery. I love taking care of people and making sure they know we care about their vision and well-being.”

            -Deanna R.

“I became a tech because I like helping and caring for others. My favorite part? Knowing that I can play a part in making a patient smile when they are having an otherwise rough day … like if they’re getting an injection.”

            -Wendy H.

“I began as an ophthalmic scrub technician in an OR. I absolutely loved what I did but I saw the patient only during surgery. The doctors I was working for offered me the opportunity to train to become a technician in our office. I was excited and because I wanted to share the pre- and post-op experience with patients. I also wanted to learn more about diseases and have more one-on-one patient contact. I have always said, take my limbs and/or hearing, but do not take my eyesight!”

            -Amanda M.

“I became a technician kind of by default. I worked summers as an orderly in the operating room when I was in college, and there was a nurse anesthetist whose husband was an ophthalmologist and needed help. I soon learned that I picked up the information very quickly and liked the fact that it is a very technical-based field. I also enjoy that it is a very progressive field and there is hardly a dull moment. I appreciate that I have learned a skill that I will always carry with me.”

            -Matt L.

“I became a technician because I heard this from Nicole Brenart, OD, while I was in my CAN training: ‘For it being the smallest organ in the body, it tells the most about the body.’ And to this day I have found that to be true. I have been in this field for 15 years and I still learn something every day, whether it is a new diagnosis or something from my patient. This is my passion!”

            -Heather E.

“When I was checking vision on a patient at the 20/50 line and he said, ‘I see Old McDonald, EIEIO.’”

            -Ashley W.

“I had an elderly couple come in for cataract surgery consults. They both needed it. The wife decided she better have it done first because she was afraid if he had his done first, then he would see what time had done to her and that he may decide she wasn’t as pretty as she once was. He was, of course, in the room at the time and says to her in the most loving and endearing way, ‘Darling, you have always been the cutest and sweetest girl in the world to me ... wrinkles or no wrinkles.’ He got up and gave her the sweetest kiss. It really stuck with me. They later told me they were getting cataract surgery for their anniversary presents to each other, which made me chuckle.”

            -Tammy E.

“Years ago, I was dispensing glasses to a 7-year-old girl. It was her first pair. When she put them on, she started to cry. I thought it was because she didn’t want to wear them or thought the other kids would make fun of her. But she said ‘I didn’t know I was supposed to see this good,’ and was so excited she started to cry.”

            -Amanda W.

“I had a 101-year-old man and I told him I had some drops for him. He replied, ‘Did you say scotch?!’”

            -Maggie B.

“Dr. Hausheer called me in to a room to sing an Elvis song with one of her elderly patients who had recently lost his wife. We sang ‘Are You Lonesome Tonight’ together.”

            -DeDe C.

“I was working with this sweet old man and after I dilated his eyes, I said, ‘Okay, follow me,’ and he responded, ‘I’ll follow you anywhere!’ We had a good chuckle together. That was really a fun appointment and he was so nice.”

            -Laura F.

“I had a patient at Truman whose cataracts got so bad that he was HM only. When I took the patch off his eye at his one-day postop visit, he shouted and laughed. His vision that day was already 20/50. He couldn’t have been more thrilled. It was definitely fun to watch.”

            -Nicole V.

"I'll never forget when a patient who’d received a corneal transplant in 2013 came in with a handmade gift for her doctor and a card and goodies for me; she was so happy with her vision as well as the staff here at Sabates Eye Centers. The card was very sweet and I have kept in on my fridge ever since!"

            -Caitlin M.

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Dr. Komal Desai on KC Live

Wednesday August 26, 2015

Dr. Komal Desai was on KSHB's KC Live show discussing how too much time looking at digital screens can affect your vision and cause digital eye strain. Did you know 30 percent of adults spend nine or more hours on a digital device a day?

Dr. Komal Desai

Digital eye strain is becoming more prevalent as people spend more time on their digital devices. One way to prevent digital eye strain is to follow the "20-20-20" rule – every 20 minutes, take a 20-second break to look at something 20 feet away.

For more information on digital eye strain and how to prevent it, watch the YouTube segment that appeared on KC Live.

 

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Dr. Katie Macaluso on KSHB 41 Action News

Friday July 31, 2015

Dr. Katie Macaluso was on KSHB 41 Action News discussing cataracts and who is more at risk for developing them. Recent studies have shown that women have a higher chance of developing cataracts, though the reason is still unknown.

Dr. Katie Macaluso

Watch the segment here on KSHB’s YouTube channel.
For more information on cataracts, visit our Cataracts page here.

 

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Dr. Nelson Sabates on WDAF

Tuesday July 7, 2015

Dr. Nelson Sabates was on WDAF discussing a new FDA-approved diabetic macular edema treatment called Iluvien. Diabetic macular edema is the damage that is caused by diabetic retinopathy and affects approximately 560,000 Americans. Traditionally, treatment for diabetic macular edema requires frequent eye injections. Iluvien eliminates this inconvenience by allowing patients to continually receive medicine through an implant. The continual delivery of medicine has also been shown to be more effective than traditional eye injections.

Dr. Nelson Sabates

Sabates Eye Centers recently participated in Iluvien’s clinical trials and helped develop this new breakthrough treatment. Carol Spachman, a Sabates Eye Centers patient, received Iluvien and has experienced great results.

Click here to watch the segment on WDAF’s website.
For more information on Iluvien, visit www.Iluvien.com

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Sabates Eye Centers Adds New Doctor

Tuesday July 7, 2015

Largest area subspecialty eye care practice welcomes new oculofacial plastic and reconstructive ophthalmologist

LEAWOOD, Kan. (July 7, 2015) – Sabates Eye Centers recently announced the addition of ophthalmologist, Dr. Matthew Sniegowski.

Sniegowski joins the team as a board-certified ophthalmologist, specializing in oculofacial plastic and reconstructive surgery. He will practice out of the Leawood, Independence, St. Luke’s Plaza, and Northland locations as well as our Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Missouri—Kansas City.

Sniegowski earned his medical degree with honors from Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, Mich. He also completed a medical internship at Exempla St. Joseph Hospital in Denver, Colo. Sniegowski completed his oculofacial plastic and reconstructive surgery fellowship at the Anderson Cancer Center at the University of Texas. Additionally he spent 6 months with Texas Oculoplastics Consultants in Austin where he received extensive training in eyelid and facial cosmetic surgery. He then worked as an assistant professor in the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Louisville.

Sniegowski is licensed in both Kansas and Missouri.  He is a member of the American Medical Association, American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He has had over a dozen peer-reviewed articles published in JAMA Ophthalmology, Journal of the American Medical Association, and The Open Ophthalmology Journal.

About Sabates Eye Centers

Sabates Eye Centers is a physician-led, locally owned, professionally managed, regionally oriented and patient-centered eye care practice. Established in 1966, Sabates Eye Centers has grown to be the largest subspecialty eye care group in the region, with more than 20 doctors and 12 area locations. The physicians at Sabates Eye Centers are also the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine. In this role they are involved in the education and research functions at the Vision Research Center, Vision Research Foundation, and The Eye Foundation. To learn more about Sabates Eye Centers, visit www.sabateseye.com.

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Dr. Nelson Sabates on KSHB 41 Action News

Tuesday May 19, 2015

Dr. Nelson Sabates was on KSHB 41 Action News discussing eye-healthy foods that can help reduce the risk of developing certain eye conditions like age-related macular degeneration, or AMD. Did you know AMD is the leading cause of vision loss in the U.S.?

Dr. Nelson Sabates

Watch it here on KSHB’s YouTube channel.

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Dr. Walline in Ophthalmology Times

Friday May 1, 2015

Dr. Timothy Walline was featured in the May issue of Ophthalmology Times discussing the success of using femtosecond laser to remove cataracts in patients with additional eye conditions, such as Fuchs dystrophy. Cataract surgery is one of the safest procedures performed, but people with multiple eye conditions are more at risk for complications.

Often, patients with cataracts and Fuchs dystrophy delay having their cataracts removed due to their increased risk of corneal swelling. Femtosecond laser has proven to be a safer alternative to cataract removal for these patients.

Read the article on Ophthalmology Times to learn more about how femtosecond lasers reduce the risk of complications for people with multiple eye conditions.

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Dr. Desai in Advanced Ocular Care and Retina Today

Monday January 12, 2015

Dr. Komal Desai was featured in the December issues of Advanced Ocular Care and Retina Today discussing uveal melanoma and how key early detection has toward successful treatment. You can’t check yourself for uveal melanoma, so routine eye examinations are critical in detection.

Read the article on Advanced Ocular Care's website or Retina Today's website to learn more about the risk factors and other uveal melanoma information.

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Dr. Hackett on KSHB 41 Action News

Tuesday October 28, 2014

Dr. David Hackett was on KSHB 41 Action News discussing the dangers of wearing non-prescription costume contacts for Halloween. Did you know wearing non-prescription costume contacts increases your risk of eye infection by 16 times?

Dangers of Halloween Lenses

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Sabates Eye Centers Adds Two Doctors

Tuesday October 21, 2014

Largest area subspecialty eye care practice welcomes a neurologist and an optometrist to the team

LEAWOOD, Kan. (Oct. 21, 2014) – Sabates Eye Centers recently announced the addition of a neurologist – Dr. Sean Gratton – and an optometrist – Dr. David Hackett.

Dr. Sean Gratton joins the team as a board-certified neurologist, specializing in neuro-ophthalmology. He will practice out of the Independence and Leawood locations, as well as our Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Missouri—Kansas City.  Gratton earned his medical degree with honors from Georgetown University’s School of Medicine in Washington, D.C. He also completed an internship and his residency in neurology at the Georgetown University Hospital. Gratton completed his fellowship at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at the University of Miami. He also worked as an instructor in the Department of Ophthalmology. Gratton is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and has had several peer-reviewed articles in Neurology and Clinical Ophthalmology.

Dr. David HackettDr. David Hackett joins the practice as an optometrist with an emphasis in vision therapy and sports vision. He will be practicing at the St. Luke’s, Northland and Leawood locations. He recently earned his Doctorate of Optometry from the Oklahoma College of Optometry and his Bachelor of Science in biology from Kansas State University. Hackett is a member of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development (COVD), where he has undergone additional education and training for vision therapy. During his educational experience, Hackett was selected by the American Optometric Student Association to be the national student liaison for COVD, was elected secretary for the Optometric Student Association and was elected president of the Kansas State University Pre-Optometry Club.

About Sabates Eye Centers

Sabates Eye Centers is a physician-led, locally owned, professionally managed, regionally oriented and patient-centered eye care practice. Established in 1966, Sabates Eye Centers has grown to be the largest subspecialty eye care group in the region, with more than 20 doctors and 12 area locations. The physicians at Sabates Eye Centers are also the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine. In this role they are involved in the education and research functions at the Vision Research Center, Vision Research Foundation, and The Eye Foundation. To learn more about Sabates Eye Centers, visit www.sabateseye.com.

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Not So Fast With Those Halloween Contact Lenses

Sunday October 5, 2014

Dressing up for Halloween can be an extensive process, but be weary of the dangers that costume contact lenses may have on your eyes. Your eyes’ size and shape are unique to you, and contact lenses need to be fitted to your eyes. If contacts don’t fit your eyes, they can cause cornea abrasions, infections, ulcers, or even vision loss.

Keratitis is an example of a potentially blinding eye infection that is more common in people who wear contacts. But non-prescription costume contacts increase the risk of developing keratitis by more than 16 times.

This doesn’t mean that all costume contact lenses are off the table – ophthalmologists or optometrist can write prescriptions for decorative contacts, even if you have perfect vision. If you are considering purchasing costume contacts to complete your outfit this year, give us a call (913-261-2020) and get a prescription! It’s the safe (and legal) option.

 

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Dr. Pikey on KSHB's KC Live show

Tuesday July 29, 2014

Dr. Kevin Pikey was on KSHB's KC Live show discussing how to check for colorblindness in children. Did you know 1 in 12 boys is colorblind?

Dr. Kevin Pikey

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Protect Your Eyes This 4th of July

Monday June 30, 2014

Many people will find themselves literally playing with fire this Fourth of July. But it's a dangerous game to play when you consider 9,000 people were injured by fireworks last year, 45 percent of those victims were children.

Fireworks

Here are a few common eye-related questions we get asked each year:

1)    How prevalent are eye injuries during the 4th of July?

  • More than 20 percent of firework-related injuries involve the eyes. Of these, a third result in permanent eye. And 75 percent of injuries are in those under 15 years of age.

2)    Which fireworks cause the majority of injuries?

  • Bottle rockets and sparklers.

3)    How can parents and children protect their eyes these 4th?

  • First and foremost, parents don’t let your children pay with fireworks.
  • Second, wear protective eyewear. Glasses or sunglasses don’t count. Instead, try using safety or sports goggles.
  • Third, this goes for those setting off the fireworks as well as spectators, keep a safe distance. It is recommended that people stay 25-40 feet away from where the fireworks are being lit.

4)    What should you do if someone does incur an eye injury from a firework?

  • DO NOT touch or rub the eye; it can cause even more damage.
  • And DO NOT flush the eye out with water or attempt to put any type of ointment in the eye.
  • Do protect the eye by covering it without applying direct pressure. 
  • Do call 911 and go to the closest emergency room to have a doctor check out the eye injury.
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SABATES EYE CENTERS AND Truman Medical Centers BreaK Ground on Hospital Hill Outpatient Center

Friday June 27, 2014

Ophthalmology, ambulatory and orthopedic surgery among the services to be offered

Kansas City, Mo. (June 27, 2014) — Truman Medical Centers (TMC) along with partner organizations, Landmark Healthcare Facilities, Sabates Eye Centers,  University Physician Associates, the National Real Estate Advisors and Regions Bank broke ground today on the state-of-the-art  Hospital Hill Outpatient Center located at 2101 Charlotte, Kansas City, Missouri.

Breaking ground

“Today’s ground breaking began the first construction of a free standing TMC building on Hospital Hill since 1998,” said TMC President/CEO John W. Bluford. “TMC has progressively grown over the last decade with outpatient visits reaching nearly 225,000 in the last fiscal year. As the future of healthcare moves toward outpatient and keeping patients out of the hospital, this center positions TMC for the future well.”

The $29 million, 90,000 square foot, 4-level outpatient center is part of a Land Clearance Redevelopment Authority urban renewal area and will help consolidate outpatient medical and surgical services into one facility on Hospital Hill. This center will bring current and future patients the highest quality of care, in the best facilities and by the finest medical providers available, thereby advancing healthcare in the region.

“The opening of this new center furthers both Sabates Eye Centers and TMC’s missions of providing accessible healthcare to all Kansas Citians,” said Sabates Eye Centers’ president, chairman of the University of Missouri-Kansas City’s (UMKC) School of Medicine’s Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Research Foundation president, Dr. Nelson Sabates. “We have provided eye care services to Truman patients and trained the next generation of ophthalmologists at UMKC’s School of Medicine for several decades, so it is exciting to have this advanced facility where we can further our research of eye conditions and help everyone see their best.”     

Due to open in Summer 2015, the services provided within the Hospital Hill Outpatient Center will include: Sabates Eye Centers, UMKC Vision Research Center, Eye Foundation of Kansas City, an ambulatory surgery center, diagnostic imaging center, physical/speech and occupational therapy, plastic surgery center and medi-spa, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopaedic Surgery, urology, podiatry, gastroenterology and ear, nose & throat and audiology. 

"The new center will be very convenient for our patients, allow our physicians to increase productivity and efficiency, expand services and attract new patients to Hospital Hill," said Dr. Matt Gratton, University Physician Associates Board Chairman.

About TMC

Truman Medical Centers is a not-for-profit two acute-care hospital health system in Kansas City. The TMC Health System includes TMC Hospital Hill, TMC Lakewood, TMC Behavioral Health, the Jackson County Health Department and a number of primary care practices throughout Eastern Jackson County. Recently named one of the nation’s top academic medical centers, TMC is the primary teaching hospital for the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy and Dentistry and specializes in chronic disease management, orthopaedics, family medicine, women’s health, and trauma services.  For more information, please call (816) 404-3785, visit www.trumed.org, like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.

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SABATES EYE CENTERS AND SPORTING KANSAS CITY ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP

Thursday February 27, 2014

Sabates will be the official vision provider for Sporting Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (February 27, 2014) – Sabates Eye Centers is honored and proud to announce it is now Sporting Kansas City’s official vision provider.

“We’re extremely excited to partner with Sporting Kansas City for the 2014 season,” said Dr. Nelson Sabates, president and CEO of Sabates Eye Centers. “Much like how Sabates has made vision care in Kansas City what it is today, Sporting Kansas City has made soccer a mainstay and tradition for our city.”

Sabates and Sporting Kansas City are both locally based companies that are committed to bettering the lives of Kansas Citians. Whether it is through Sabates leading the way in developing advanced procedures in eye care or Sporting Kansas City aiding in the fight against cancer through its Victory Project – they put helping people first. 

“We are thrilled to announce Sabates Eye Centers as one of our newest partners for the 2014 season," said Jamie Guin, Vice President of Corporate Partnerships for Sporting Kansas City. "Sabates Eye Centers and Sporting Kansas City share a common vision, which is making Kansas City a better place to work, live and play."

Among the many elements to this partnership are a community outreach program and a Sabates Eye Centers title night. Sporting Kansas City, the 2013 MLS Cup champions, begin their season on March 8 versus the Seattle Sounders.

ABOUT SPORTING KANSAS CITY 
Sporting Kansas City is owned by a group of local Kansas City business and community leaders comprised of Neal Patterson, Cliff Illig, Pat Curran, Greg Maday and Robb Heineman. The club prides itself on its commitment and vision to provide high-performance entertainment and consumer experiences. Sporting Club purchased the team from the Hunt Sports Group in 2006, and under their direction have opened a world-class training center at Swope Park and state-of-the-art Sporting Park in Kansas City, Kan., while investing in the Sporting KC Academy for developing local youth into homegrown talent. Sporting Kansas City was crowned MLS Cup champions in 2013, claiming a second league title in the team's 18-year history as a charter member of Major League Soccer. The team is also a two-time winner of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup and will represent Major League Soccer in the CONCACAF Champions League in 2014.

 

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SABATES EYE CENTERS ADDS DOCTOR

Thursday June 27, 2013

Largest area subspecialty eye care practice welcomes new ophthalmologist to the team

LEAWOOD, Kan. (June 27, 2013) – Sabates Eye Centers recently announced the addition of new ophthalmologist Katie Macaluso, M.D.to its growing practice of more than 20 doctors.

Dr. Macaluso joins the team as an ophthalmologist who will practice out of the Independence, Leawood, Northland, Plaza and Truman Hospital Hill locations. She will be specializing in the treatment of cornea-related conditions.

Prior to joining Sabates Eye Centers, she practiced as a comprehensive ophthalmologist at an eye care practice in Ithaca, N.Y. Dr. Macaluso earned her bachelor’s degree in biology, magna cum laude, from Ithaca College in New York. She received her doctorate of medicine from the School of Medicine and Biomedical Services at State University of New York at Buffalo. Her ophthalmology residency was at the Storm Eye Institute of the Medical University of South Carolina, where she also served as the chief resident.

She has earned numerous awards and scholarships, including the Harry E. and Loretta A. Jordan Award for Proficiency in Ophthalmology. In addition, she is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

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Sabates Eye Centers adds three doctors

Wednesday May 8, 2013

Largest area subspecialty eye care practice welcomes two optometrists and an ophthalmologist to the team

LEAWOOD, Kan. (May 8, 2013) – Sabates Eye Centers recently announced the addition of two optometrists – Drs. Ramona Baumfalk and Lacey Hedges – and one ophthalmologist – Dr. Joseph Simone – to its growing practice of more than 20 doctors.

  • Dr. Ramona Baumfalk joins the team as an optometrist who will practice out of the St. Luke’s and Leawood locations. Prior to joining Sabates, Dr. Baumfalk, a native Kansas Citian, worked at several eye care practices in Kansas City. She earned her Doctorate of Optometry from the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, where she also functioned as a low-vision clinical associate. Dr. Baumfalk earned her Bachelor of Science in cell and molecular biology from Missouri State University in Springfield, Mo.  
  • Dr. Lacey Hedges also joins the practice as an optometrist who will practice at the Northland Eye Center off Barry Road. She recently earned her Doctorate of Optometry from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis. Dr. Hedges earned her Bachelor of Science from the University of Kansas.
  • Dr. Joseph SimoneDr. Joseph Simone joins Sabates as a comprehensive ophthalmologist, specializing in refractive surgery. He will practice out of the Prairie Village location. Dr. Simone is a native Kansas Citian who has practiced in the area for more than 25 years. He is board-certified in ophthalmology and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Kansas and his Bachelor of Science from the University of Missouri in Kansas City, Mo. In addition, Dr. Simone is actively involved in the eye care industry. He is the current chairman of the Ophthalmology Journal Club, past president and current board member of the Kansas City Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology Society, and past president of the Medical Societies of Johnson and Wyandotte counties.
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Dr. Nelson Sabates Awarded UMKC Spotlight Award

Monday March 11, 2013

UMKC awarded Dr. Nelson Sabates their prestigious Spotlight Award for creating the Vision Research Center at UMKC, the only regional institution that combines basic and translational research with clinical trials to further understand eye conditions. In creating the Vision Research Center, Dr. Nelson continues work toward his mission to improve the lives of those afflicted with debilitating eye conditions.

Sabates Eye Centers has been a leader in clinical research for decades, and the Vision Research Center allows for extensive research on common eye conditions including age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and cataracts.

The Spotlight Award is a great honor, giving recognition to a member of UMKC’s campus alumni organization for accomplishments, leadership and public service that have garnered regional or national attention for the University.

Click here to read more about the award and the Vision Research Center or click here to watch the video.

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November is Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month

Tuesday November 6, 2012

Those with diabetes have an increased risk of developing certain eye diseases.  Follow these 5 tips from geteyesmart.org to help preserve your vision:

Five Must-Do Things to Preserve Your Vision with Diabetes

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October is Eye Injury Prevention Month

Monday October 1, 2012

Did you know that 90% of eye injuries can be prevented simply by wearing the appropriate protective eyewear?

Click here for more information and learn how to reduce your risk.

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