Ft. Wayne Chapter Speaker Series and VisionWalk Preview
Saturday, February 25, 2017 from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Retina Institute of Indiana, 11188 Diebold Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46845
Dr. Gohar Salam, M.D., F.A.C.S. will present "Macular Degeneration and Dystrophies." He is a Retina Specialist at the Retina Institute of Indiana, where he diagnoses, treats and performs surgery on various diseases of the vitreous and retina. Dr. Salam will be discussing the condition of macular degeneration and dystrophies, which is the most common cause of vision loss in individuals over 55. An estimated 10 million people in the U.S. either have macular degeneration or are at substantial risk of developing it.
We will also preview the 11th Annual Fort Wayne VisionWalk which will be held on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at Headwaters Park -- Germanfest Grounds.
Attendance is FREE! Please RSVP to Lynda at LShellist@FightBlindness.org or 866-782-7330