Susan A Spinasanta

Senior Medical Writer
Cape Coral, FL

About Susan A Spinasanta

Susan has 20 years of experience in medical editing and writing. She is accomplished and knowledgeable in many areas of medicine, fundamental science, and technology.

Many of Susan's projects involve collaborating with experts—such as professionals in specific areas of medicine and/or key opinion leaders involved in improving patient lives. She is a published author of hundreds of patient and consumer materials. Susan develops content for physician websites, medical education programs, video presentations, case studies, online resource centers, guidelines for patient care, and other content based projects.

Susan is a member of the American Medical Writers Association (AMWA) and The International Publication Planning Association (TIPPA). She strives to broaden her knowledge of current healthcare standards and advances in patient care.

Articles Written by Susan A Spinasanta

Diabetic Macular Edema Overview

Diabetic macular edema (DME) is a complication of having diabetes, and is a type of diabetic retinopathy. It causes mild to severe vision problems.

Improving Quality of Diet Decreases Diabetes Risk

While individualization is key to any successful meal plan, a new study found that eating a varied diet containing "quality" foods can cut your risk of developing diabetes.
Eating a varied diet containing "quality" foods can cut your risk of developing diabetes.

How Doctors Diagnose Diabetic Macular Edema

Diabetic macular edema can develop without any symptoms. Yearly eye exams are important to detect and diagnose DME early to help preserve the patient's vision.

Treatment for Diabetic Macular Edema

Treatment of diabetic macular edema, a type of diabetic retinopathy, may include steroids, anti-VEGF drugs, and laser surgery.

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