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Jun 11 2019 | Posted In: 20/20 Blog
Palo Alto, CA – Patients often come to Dr. Vinit Mahajan M.D., Ph.D., associate professor of ophthalmology at Stanford University, concerned about the floaters and flashes of light they are experiencing in their peripheral vision. Although flashes and floaters naturally occur with age and usually...
Jun 7 2019 | Posted In: 20/20 Blog
Irvine, CA –Since graduating from the University of California at Irvine with an M.D., Ph.D., Stanford Ophthalmologist Vinit Mahajan has built a successful scientific career that bridges the gap between laboratory research and surgery. He has been a mentor for junior faculty, fellows, residents,...
Jun 6 2019 | Posted In: 20/20 Blog
Palo Alto, CA – Stanford ophthalmology resident and fellow research training for the academic year culminated in June at the Stanford Annual Ophthalmology Research Day. Faculty mentors, colleagues, and alumni gathered to hear presentations focusing on a range of medical research from across the...
Jun 4 2019 | Posted In: 20/20 Blog
Palo Alto, CA – Calling a disease orphan, or rare, can be misleading considering millions of Americans suffer from thousands of orphan diseases that are often serious or life threatening. Together these diseases constitute a serious public health concern, but they often receive limited...
May 31 2019 | Posted In: 20/20 Blog
Palo Alto, CA – What is myopic degeneration? Myopia, or nearsightedness, is the most common eye condition in people under 40. It is characterized by blurry central vision due to a gradual increase in the distance between the cornea and the retina. In most cases, this elongation poses no risk to eye...

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