Registration Closed

11/05/13 - Diabetic Retinopathy

Nov
5
Tue
Nov 5, 2013
Tuesday
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Quality Inn and Suites
Ames, IA

Presented by Tracy Kangas, MD, PhD, Retina Specialist, McFarland Clinic Ophthalmology. Diabetic retinopathy is a complication of diabetes that affects the eyes. It's caused by damage to the blood vessels of the light-sensitive tissue at the back of the eye (retina). Over time, diabetic retinopathy can cause vision problems and can result in blindness. Diabetic retinopathy can develop in anyone with type 1 or type 2 diabetes.

Registration Details

Registration is closed.

Description

Diabetic Retinopathy

Tuesday, November 5, 2 p.m.

Quality Inn & Suites, 2601 E. 13th St., Ames

Presented by Tracy Kangas, MD, PhD, Retina Specialist, McFarland Clinic Ophthalmology.

Diabetic retinopathy is a complication of diabetes that affects the eyes. It's caused by damage to the blood vessels of the light-sensitive tissue at the back of the eye (retina). Over time, diabetic retinopathy can cause vision problems and can result in blindness. Diabetic retinopathy can develop in anyone with type 1 or type 2 diabetes.

Instructor(s)

  • Dr. Tracy Kangas, MD, PhD.

Contact

Prime Time Alive at 515-239-2423 or 800-303-9574, send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location Instructor
1. Tue, November 05 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM Quality Inn and Suites Dr. Tracy Kangas, MD, PhD.

Location Details

  • Quality Inn and Suites
    2601 E. 13th St.
    Ames, IA 50010

Related Events

Find more events

At this location Quality Inn and Suites
Beginning on November 5, 2013

Upcoming Events

  • Birthways Tour (OB)

    This class provides the attendee with an explanation of services provided at MGMC Birthways and a walking tour of our facility and the Birthways Unit.

  • EMT Course

    The EMT Course emphasizes the development of student skills in patient assessment and examination, the recognition of signs and symptoms of illness and injury, and proper procedures when rendering emergency medical care.

  • Breastfeeding Class

    Information about what to expect during the beginning days of breastfeeding will be discussed to help make breastfeeding a positive experience. Current information on breast feeding will be presented.

Patient Privacy | Net Learning for Employees | MGMC PACS for Physicians
Emergency Preparedness

1111 Duff Avenue Ames, IA 50010 - 515-239-2011 - yourhealth.mgmc@mgmc.com

©2014 Mary Greeley Medical Center - All rights reserved.