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Treating Keratoconus

A degenerative eye disease called keratoconus has caused 24-year-old Rico to experience progressive vision loss. The condition causes the cornea to gradually deteriorate and develop an abnormal, cone-like shape. Ophthalmologist and keratoconus specialist Dr. Ronald Gaster performs a cross-linking procedure and corneal transplant to correct Rico’s fading vision.