Glaucoma is the leading cause of preventable blindness in the U.S., especially among African Americans and Latinos. Glaucoma is a group of diseases that can can cause vision loss and blindness by damaging a nerve in the back of the eye called the optic nerve. What is particularly worrisome about glaucoma is the fact that many who have it display no symptoms - until irreversible vision loss occurs.
Dr. Jessica Scott completed her glaucoma fellowship at Columbia University Irving Medical Center, under the tutelage of world-renowned glaucoma specialist, Dr. Jeffrey Liebmann. She looks forward to evaluating and managing all of your glaucoma needs.