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Hilton Head Macula & Retina Sponsors Camp Leo Golf Tournament

Hilton Head Macula & Retina Sponsors Camp Leo Golf Tournament

Dr. Peter Liggett and Hilton Head Macula & Retina is proud to support Camp Leo Golf Tournament this summer. Camp Leo is a summer camp for legally blind children.  All campers are legally blind and, thanks to Camp Leo, participate in activities that all kids love: swimming, games, kayaking, sports, movies and more.  Camp Leo provides blind children an opportunity to socialize and explore independence. For one week, kids get to have a sleep-away camp experience just like their peers.  From bunk beds to songs, Camp Leo offers the classic camp experience we all know and love.

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IN THE NEWS: Dr. Peter Liggett Featured in The Island Packet

(Published in The Island Packet)

What You Need to Know About Macular Degeneration

Blindness, as a National Institute of Health study has shown, is one of the biggest fears of older Americans. Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the most common reason for visual loss for patients over the age of 65 in the United States. AMD is more common than all forms of cancer put together. It occurs in 30 % of people over the age of 80.

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