We are excited to announce that Dr. Ambati and the PCVI team are available for cataract, LASIK, and corneal consultation monthly in Roseburg at New Vision Eye Care! New Vision Eye Care is the practice of Dr. Scott Stanley, with whom PCVI has partnered to offer pre-operative care and postoperative care as needed for the… Read More
Recently Dr. Ambati was part of webinar on the treatment of Keratoconus with eye drops. It’s actually quite fascinating. Watch and learn!
Dr. Ambati is moving his laboratory to the University of Oregon! In addition to clinical practice here in Eugene, Dr. Ambati has had an NIH-funded laboratory for 14 years, which is focused on developing new drugs for macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy. Since joining PCVI in 2016, Dr. Ambati has had to commute out of… Read More
What is a Health Savings Account and How Do I Use It If I Want To? Health Savings Accounts or HSA’s, are financial accounts that individuals and families can set up that set aside money on a pre-tax basis to pay for qualified medical expenses. Translated – it’s an easy way to save money to… Read More
Laser Cataract Surgery involves the use of the Z8 laser to perform the first 5 key steps of cataract surgery in a precise and blade-free manner, improving the ease and recover of the procedure for our patients.
Fireworks! Fireworks are a staple of July fourth celebrations around the country; from backyard bottle rockets and sparklers to the town’s fireworks extravaganza. Fireworks make us do those lovely “oooh” and “awwww” sounds we are so familiar with. They are so pretty, so loud, and yes, so dangerous.According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO),… Read More
Here in Eugene Spring is, well, springing, and for quite a few people that means it’s time to focus on the accumulation of the winter months – and that of course means…spring cleaning. Yes, that lovely time of the year when you take inventory of all the things you didn’t do when the weather wasn’t… Read More
As we progress into a new year, we thought it might be a good time to remind you of a few simple things you can do to keep your eyes as healthy as they can be. Your eyes are your windows to the world and it is important to keep them as healthy as possible…. Read More
At the Israeli Society for Vision and Eye Research (ISVER) conference on March 10, the MedInsight Research Institute and Center for Drug Repurposing at Ariel University presented the latest findings on positive user-reported outcomes of the repurposed drug dipyridamole in treating pterygium and related dry-eye symptoms. Dipyridamole is a cardiovascular drug, used for the past… Read More
Millions of adults over age 50 struggle each year with vision loss caused by damage to the retina or common macular degeneration. Physics researchers at The University of Texas at Arlington have developed a new platform that uses ultrafast near-infrared lasers to deliver gene therapy to damaged areas of the retina to enable vision restoration… Read More