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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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Sarwat Salim, MD, FACS

Sarwat Salim, MD, FACS

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Vice Chair for Clinical and Academic Affairs for the Department of Ophthalmology; Director, Glaucoma and Cataract Service; Visiting Professor, TUSM
Department(s): Ophthalmology, Glaucoma services
Appt. Phone: 617-636-4600
Fax #: 617-636-4866

Glaucoma and Cataract surgery

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Tufts Medical Center has been taking care of Boston and the surrounding community for more than 200 years.

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