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October 14, 2010
Local doctors talk medical marijuana.” Dr. Maltzman was interviewed by KVOA news about this issue, with an appearance in the televised news report.


March 13, 2010
More risks of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) A recent study suggests that women taking hornone replacement therapy are more likely to need cataract surgery.


March 1, 2010
American Glaucoma Society position statement marijuana and the treatment of glaucoma. Smoking marijuana is known to lower intraocular pressure, and is often questioned as a possible treatment for glaucoma. This statement reviews the current scientific evidence regarding the use of marijuana in the treatment of this chronic disease.


June 29, 2008
CDC recommends shingles vaccine In May the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended that everyone age 60 and older be vaccinated against shingles, or herpes zoster. Shingles often affects the eye, and can lead to significant morbidity and loss of vision. Click the link to learn more about the vaccine.


October 21, 2007
“Tucson blessed with altruistic doctors,” a profile of Dr. Bakewell at the St. Elizabeth’s Health Center, Arizona Daily Star (.pdf)


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Monday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

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Wednesday:

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Thursday:

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Friday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

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Main Office and Surgery Center

5599 North Oracle Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85704

Phone: 520-293-6740

Rooney Ranch Office

10425 N. Oracle Rd., Suite 135
Tucson, AZ 85737

Phone: 520-293-6740

Arizona Eye Laser Center

6837 N. Oracle Rd, Suite 15
Tucson, AZ 85704

Phone: 520-293-6740

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