How and whether microorganisms in the human gut cause a variety of diseases is a hot topic among medical researchers.
Now, a pilot study led by ophthalmologist Sanjay Kedhar, MD, director of UCI Health’s Ocular Immunology and Uveitis Service, hopes to learn how gut bacteria may instruct immune cells to attack the eye, creating an inflammation called uveitis.
Dr. Steinert talks about UC Irvine's Gavin Herbert
Eye Institute and its internationally respected faculty members
are dedicated to delivering unparalleled vision care, conducting
innovative and sight-saving research, and to excellence in the
training of the ophthalmologists of tomorrow.
Dr. Garg discusses the Implantable
Mini Telescope on Real Orange (Sept 26, 2012)
Drs. Farid and Garg implant the
first implantable mini telescopes (IMT) for
macular degeneration in Orange County: