In the past decade, ophthalmologists have been prescribing nutritional supplements to be taken daily to prevent or slow vision loss from age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Now, using nutritional supplements for eye health has become more common. But does increasing the recommended dose increase your protection? A case report appearing online in JAMA Ophthalmology from the Moran Eye Center at the University of Utah reveals what can happen when a patient takes more of a supplement than their body needs. ... Read MoreOphthalmology and Visual Sciences
Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
The John A. Moran Eye Center at University of Utah is the largest eye center between Michigan and California, offering a wide range of clinical specialties, 14 innovative research labs, and a competitive education program. Moran ranks seventh in the nation among ophthalmology departments for NIH funding. Our residency program ranks 10th in US News and World Report.