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Glaucoma is the leading cause of blindness in the United States. This eye condition causes damage to the eye's optic nerve.

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Alan E. L. Barlow, MD

Alan E. L. Barlow, MD

Title(s): Ophthalmologist; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Ophthalmology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-4600
Fax #: 617-636-4866

Comprehensive ophthalmology, cataracts, glaucoma

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