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A low vision expert, Dr. George Kornfeld, continues to change the lives of people with macular degeneration

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USA, January 28, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Dr. George Kornfeld, a low vision specialist with over 50 years of experience, heads Low Vision Optometry of Western New York, a low vision optometry practice in Rochester, New York. Established in 1993, Dr. Kornfeld also has satellite offices in Syracuse, Niagara Falls, Buffalo, Elmira, and Scranton, Pennsylvania. Low vision can occur due to several eye conditions such as macular degeneration, Stargardt disease, cataracts, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, albinism, post-stroke, etc.


“Through our state-of-the-art precision low vision eyewear, we aim to bring happiness back in the lives of our patients. We aim to give people a chance to enjoy their daily activities,” said Dr. Kornfeld. “February is national age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and low vision awareness month. We want to utilize this opportunity to educate the masses on world-class solutions available so that people can live their lives independently,” said Dr. Kornfeld, a member of the International Academy of Low Vision Specialists.