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Michiana Eye Center

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230 East Day Road, #100
Mishawaka, IN 46545
Phone: 574-271-3939
Fax: 574-271-3941

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Monday8am - 5pm
Tuesday8am - 5pm
Wednesday8am - 5pm
Thursday8am - 5pm
Friday8am - 5pm
Saturday8am - 12pm
SundayClosed
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The leading cause of blindness in America

At Michiana Eye Center, our doctors use both medicinal and surgical techniques to manage the effects of macular degeneration. Although there is no cure, new intervention methods, including intravitrial injections, retinal laser surgery and AREDS II supplements have shown beneficial results in slowing the progression of macular degeneration.

Few people are aware that macular degeneration is an incurable eye disease and that it is the leading cause of blindness for those aged 55 and older in the United States, affecting more than 10 million Americans. Macular degeneration is caused by the deterioration of the central portion of the retina, the inside back layer of the eye that records the images we see and sends them via the optic nerve from the eye to the brain. The retina's central portion, known as the macula, is responsible for focusing central vision in the eye, and it controls our ability to read, drive a car, recognize faces or colors, and see objects in fine detail. 

As people age, their chances for developing eye diseases increase dramatically. Unfortunately, the specific factors that cause macular degeneration are not conclusively known and research into this little-understood disease is limited. continued

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I can say without a doubt that my experience with  Michiana Eye Center has been life changing

Jane Underly - Patient
Mishawaka, IN

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Michiana Eye Center
230 East Day Road, #100
Mishawaka, IN 46545
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Monday8am - 5pm
Tuesday8am - 5pm
Wednesday8am - 5pm
Thursday8am - 5pm
Friday8am - 5pm
Saturday8am - 12pm
SundayClosed
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