Age-related Macular Degeneration is a common eye disease that gradually impairs vision. With approximately 13 million people in the U.S. coping with Age-related Macular Degeneration, there are newer and more effective treatment options available today. Learn more about this disease and treatments as board-certified ophthalmologist, Bruce Saran, M.D., presents Macular Degeneration on Wednesday, Sept. 10, at 7 p.m., at the Herr’s Snack Factory Auditorium at the Visitor Center, 271 Old Baltimore Pike, Nottingham.

A member of the Jennersville Regional Hospital Medical Staff, Dr. Saran is an experienced Ophthalmologist with Chester County Eye Care Associates. He received his medical degree from State University of New York at Buffalo and completed his post-graduate training at the Chicago Eye and Ear Center at University of Illinois. He is fellowship trained in the medical and surgical management of retina and vitreous diseases from the Scheie Eye Institute of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. He serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Pennsylvania Medical School and on the Advisory Board for Gene Therapy for Macular Degeneration at the F.M. Kirby Center for Molecular Ophthalmology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.

This program is part of the Doctor Lectures in the Community series organized by Jennersville Regional Hospital. It is free and open to the community with pre-registration by logging onto For those without internet access, call 610-869-1223 to register.

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