Getting a referral to an ophthalmologist who specializes in DME is the first step on your journey to dealing with your condition.
There are a number of ways you can get referred to an ophthalmologist, starting with:
Many people start by contacting their primary care physicians, making their concerns known, and seeking a referral to a relevant ophthalmologist via this route.
Understand where you are and what you need to do
Use our checklists to prepare for appointments
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