Routine Eye Exam Saves Teenager’s Life

It was just a last-minute trip to the ophthalmologist for a quick prescription for contact lenses before he left town for a soccer tournament. But by day’s end, 15-year-old Nick Myers was in an ambulance on his way to the hospital for emergency treatment to save his life.

Read this incredible story (written by Susanne Medeiros, Ali B. Taghavi and John Knox) at the American Academy of Ophthalmology website!