Health Care Professionals
When your patients with diabetes or prediabetes lose their sight, it’s devastating.
Diabetes is the leading cause of vision loss in people 18–64 years old. And there are often no obvious signs or symptoms. Learn how to look closer at your patients' eye health and take control with these resources:
- Diabetic Retinopathy section in the Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes
- Prevention and Management of Diabetes-Related Eye Disease
The Need for Clinical Change to Drive Real Outcomes
Watch Dr. Robert Gabbay, American Diabetes Association, Dr. Valerie Sheety-Pilon, VSP Vision Care, Dr. Lori Grover, American Optometric Association, and Dr. Raj Maturi, American Academy of Ophthalmology, discuss the importance of comprehensive eye exams for those at risk for diabetes and people living with diabetes.