Mark L. Gonzalez MD

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Mark L. Gonzalez, MD, Clinical Director, MedStar Eye Institute

Mark Gonzalez, MD, is a board-certified ophthalmologist. He has expertise in comprehensive ophthalmology, cataract surgery, LASIK, glaucoma, diabetic eye disease and other medical conditions of the eye.

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‘Draining the sink’ to treat glaucoma with minimally invasive surgery

by Mark L. Gonzalez, MD, Clinical Director, MedStar Eye Institute
May 17, 2018

Today’s surgeons can use minimally invasive techniques for many conditions that require surgery. For example, knee replacements can be performed…

Eye drops: The first line of defense against glaucoma

by Mark L. Gonzalez, MD, Clinical Director, MedStar Eye Institute
January 18, 2018

The goal of any glaucoma treatment is to prevent vision loss by lowering pressure in the eye caused by excess…

Under (eye) pressure: Can exercise lower glaucoma risk?

by Mark L. Gonzalez, MD, Clinical Director, MedStar Eye Institute
December 29, 2017

As the Glaucoma Research Foundation notes, about three million Americans have glaucoma, but only about half of them know it….