Bloomington ophthalmologist looks to help cure blindness in Myanmar

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dw29NWblindCataracts, a common and preventable condition in the United States, is the leading cause of blindness in countries like Myanmar.

There are many problems with the eye care situation in Myanmar, stemming from the lack of ophthalmologists in the country to the lack of the technology that is available to ophthalmologists in the United States.

Dr. Ralph Chu, a Bloomington-based ophthalmologist and Edina resident, is hoping to change the eye care situation in Myanmar for the better.

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