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Advances in Glaucoma

Duncaster CCRC - Tuesday, September 04, 2018

BLOOMFIELD, CT, Sept. 4, 2018 – Duncaster is hosting a program about advances in glaucoma care and how to cope with it. The discussion will be held on Thursday, October 4 at 3 p.m. It is a part of Duncaster’s monthly series, “The Art and Science of Graceful Aging.”This program will take place on Duncaster’s campus, located at 40 Loeffler Road. The event is open to the public and free, however pre-registration is required.

GlaucomaGeoffrey Emerick, M.D. will lead the discussion.He is a part of the Hartford Hospital Eye Surgery Center. Glaucoma, a condition of increased pressure on the eyeball, is one of the main causes of blindness. The program will include a discussion of the latest medical and surgical options to help improve the quality of life for people living with glaucoma.

To register for the program, RSVP@Duncaster.org.

About Hartford Hospital Senior Primary Care at Duncaster

This practice, located on the Duncaster campus, is staffed by board-certified geriatricians and advanced practice registered nurses who specialize in geriatrics and offers primary care for seniors as well as geriatric evaluation and management services for preventive medical services and/or complex, chronic medical conditions unique to seniors. The practice is open to seniors living in the general area as well as to Duncaster residents. Hartford Hospital Senior Primary Care at Duncaster is part of Hartford HealthCare, Connecticut's most comprehensive health care network.

About Duncaster:

Duncaster, the Hartford area’s first LifeCare community, is located minutes from West Hartford and Simsbury in Bloomfield CT. This boutique Life Plan Community sits on 94 acres. While catering to the active and engaged in independent living neighborhoods, Duncaster also offers options for those seeking assisted living, memory care, long-term care and rehab services (all private) in intimate settings. Duncaster was voted the Best Retirement Community by readers of Hartford Magazine and the Connecticut Law Tribune. Residents have a role in governance and sit on the board – a rare distinction.

For more information, call us at 860-380-5006 or send us a note through our Contact Us form.

Media contact:

Andrea Obston aobston@aomc.com
860-243-1447 (office) 860-803-1155 (cell)

 

 

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