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Tuesday, 03 February 2015 15:15

Mid Atlantic Welcomes New Ophthalmologist

Please join us in welcoming our newest ophthalmologist Willard L. McCloud, Jr., M.D. Dr. McCloud is a native of Winston Salem, NC and a graduate of Howard University in Washington,…
Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a deterioration or breakdown of the eye's macula. The macula is a small area in the retina — the light-sensitive tissue lining the back of…
Wednesday, 29 October 2014 15:11

Diabetic Eye Month

Diabetes is a disease that affects the body's ability to produce or use insulin effectively to control blood sugar (glucose) levels. Although glucose is an important source of energy for…
Monday, 30 June 2014 14:48

Fireworks Eye Safety

Overall, more than 9,000 fireworks injuries happen each year on average in the United States, with roughly 1 in 8 fireworks injuries harming the eyes, according to the most recent…
Monday, 21 April 2014 14:46

April is Sports Injury Awareness Month

This month the staff at Mid Atlantic Eye Physicians reminds you of the dangers associated with sports and recreation this time of year. Tens of thousands of sports and recreation-related…
Tuesday, 04 March 2014 14:43

Eye Injuries At Work

March is Workplace Eye Wellness Month at Mid Atlantic Eye Physicians in Roanoke Rapids. About 300,000 people visit the emergency room each year due to workplace eye injuries. Out of …
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