The Eyes Of Isaac: Medical And Halachic Perspectives On Ophthalmologic Conditions by Norman SaffraThe Eyes Of Isaac: Medical And Halachic Perspectives On Ophthalmologic Conditions by Norman Saffra

The Eyes Of Isaac: Medical And Halachic Perspectives On Ophthalmologic Conditions

EditorNorman SaffraForeword byAlan Kadish

Hardcover | September 2, 2018

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A compilation of essays and studies from leading doctors, professors, and rabbis, The Eyes of Isaac endeavors to connect important medical and psychological issues of ophthalmology with Jewish law. Rabbis and physicians navigate the daily challenges that visual disability presents for themselves as well as for those under their care. Interspersed with personal anecdotes and stories, The Eyes of Isaac offers profound knowledge on the significant organ and diseases related to it, and how those diseases, such as glaucoma, can affect the practice of daily Jewish rituals. Included in this collection are explanations of eye diseases, considerations on how to treat them, along with the detailed process of medical surgeries in ophthalmology.
Norman Saffra, MD, FACS, is one of the nation’s leading ophthalmic laser and microsurgeons. Dr. Saffra is known for his expertise in disease of the Retina and Vitreous in particular, diabetic eye disease and macular degeneration. He frequently lectures in medical schools and to physicians throughout the country, and has published numer...
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Title:The Eyes Of Isaac: Medical And Halachic Perspectives On Ophthalmologic ConditionsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:320 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.98 inPublished:September 2, 2018Publisher:Urim PublicationsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:9655242501

ISBN - 13:9789655242508

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