|About Dr. Ming Wang|
|Harvard & MIT
(MD, magna cum laude);
PhD (laser physics)
- Harvard & MIT (MD, magna cum laude); PhD (laser physics)
- Over 55,000 LASIK and cataract procedures (including on over 4,000 doctors)
- The FIRST center in TN to offer laser cataract surgery
- Introduced bladeless all-laser LASIK to the state
- Implanted the state's first Forever Young lens
- The first surgeon in the US to perform a new Intacs surgery to treat keratoconus
- Helped patients from 40 states and 55 countries
- International referral center for cataract surgery and LASIK complications
- Read Dr. Wang's book: LASIK Vision Correction
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Corneal Dystrophies and Degenerations
Wang Vision 3D Cataract and LASIK Center, Nashville, Tennessee
Edited by MING X. WANG, Vanderbilt Brain Institute
Dr. Wang's textbook on keratoconus, keratoectasia, genetics, family history, corneal topography, wavefront, LASIK complications, PRK complications, RK complications, vision, night glare, double vision, premium IOL complications after cataract surgery, LASIK surgeon, Nashville, Tennessee (TN).
The recent discovery of specific gene mutations for corneal dystrophies has ushered in a new era for the study of these inherited corneal diseases. This concise and well-illustrated monograph captures the essential information needed by today's opthalmologists in this rapidly developing field. From summarizing the key aspects of the molecular genetics of corneal dystrophies to describing the use of the excimer laser to treat corneal diseases, this up-to date guide provides valuable infomation about the diagnosis and treatment of these disorders.
Ming X.Wang, MD, PhD was Director of the Vanderbilt Laser Sight Center at the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, Tennessee at the time this monograph was developed. Currently, he is in private practice at the Wang Vision 3D Cataract and LASIK Center in Nashville and is a staff surgeon at St. Thomas Hospital.
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A 501c(3) charity that has helped patients from over 40 states in the US and 55 countries, with all sight restoration surgeries performed free-of-charge.