Expert: Glaucoma Awareness Month

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month. According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, glaucoma affects more than 2.7 million Americans age 40 and older. Many people do not know that glaucoma is an asymptomatic disease.

Watch as Atlanta Ophthalmology Associates' Dr. Ira A. Perszyk explains the risk factors and treatment for this eye disorder.

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Dr. Ira Perszyk

Specialties: Ophthalmology

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Dr. Ira Perszyk is fellowship-trained in medical and surgical glaucoma management and cataract surgery. 

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