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Restoring Sight with a Beam of Light

Duncaster CCRC - Thursday, September 07, 2017

BLOOMFIELD, CT, Sept. 7, 2017 – “Restoring Sight with a Beam of Light” is the title of a free program on Thursday, October 5 at 3 p.m. This program is part of Duncaster’s monthly series, “The Art and Science of Graceful Aging.” The presentation will take place on Duncaster’s campus, located at 40 Loeffler Road. The event is open to the public, however pre-registration is required.

Eye SurgeryFree program at Duncaster on Oct. 5

Alan Solinsky. MD will discuss the newest technologies for cataract surgery, including advanced lenses, femtosecond laser, pre-operative eye orientation and the VerifEye system for more accurate lens refinement.

Dr. Solinsky is a board certified Opthalmologist, specializing in anterior segment surgery, cataract laser surgery, eye care and glaucoma. He practices out of the Hartford Hospital Eye Surgery Center in Newington and has offices in West Hartford, East Hartford, Enfield, Newington and Hartford. He is a clinical instructor for the Department of Surgery at the University of Connecticut.Dr. Solinsky was selected as one of America’s top Ophthalmologists by the Consumer Research Council of America, and as one of Connecticut’s Top Doctors by Connecticut Magazine. He is a graduate of the University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine and has trained at Hartford Hospital, Hahnemann University., and St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children.

To register or get more information about Duncaster's Art and Science of Graceful Aging presentations contact Shelly Lombardo at (860) 380-5006 or

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 is the Hartford Area’s first LifeCare community for active, engaging seniors. The boutique retirement community is located just minutes from West Hartford and Simsbury, in Bloomfield, CT. Duncaster residents enjoy an intellectually stimulating lifestyle while experiencing security and peace of mind. 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. The community’s 94-acre campus includes apartment homes, assisted living apartments and short-and long-term skilled nursing accommodations (all private). Duncaster offers its residents lifetime protection against the potentially catastrophic costs of long-term care through the LifeCare plan.

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

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Andrea Obston
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