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EyeMed becomes the new Vision vendor for NCFlex effective 1/1/2018.

UNC Eye was just recently made aware of this change. While not currently listed as an EyeMed provider, rest assured UNC Eye will be accepting EyeMed vision insurance for the start of 2018.

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Telemedicine can increase access to diabetic retinopathy treatment

Telemedicine can increase access to diabetic retinopathy treatment

Seema Garg, MD, PhD, associate professor in the Department of Ophthalmology, is the lead author on two companion articles, as well as an author podcast published in JAMA Ophthalmology. Garg, a retina specialist with a particular interest in diabetic retinopathy, has been spearheading efforts since 2009 to implement and study telemedicine programs to improve early detection of diabetic retinopathy.

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Dutton honored by American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery

Dutton honored by American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery

Jonathon Dutton, MD, PhD, of the UNC Department of Ophthalmology will be honored with the 2017 Dortzbach Teaching Award by the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery.

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