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LASIK Surgery: An Overview

LASIK, or laser in-situ keratomileusis, is one of the most common types of refractive surgeries that helps correct vision. During a LASIK surgery, the cornea is reshaped so that the light that travels through it is directed accurately to the position of the retina, thereby improving vision. A majority of the patients who undergo the […]

  • Posted on: Apr 28 2015
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What To Do About Dry Eye In The Spring

Although everyone loves spring, many people may suddenly be facing dry eye, which can make it difficult to enjoy the warm weather. Those with allergies experience the symptoms once spring arrives, and it can make the beautiful warm weather frustrating. Finding the cause of dry eyes can help to choose the right treatment option to […]

  • Posted on: Mar 23 2015
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What To Expect When You Have Cataract Surgery

Your ophthalmologist told you that you need to have cataract surgery to correct the blurriness developing in your eye. Here’s what to expect as you head in for this procedure. A Minimally Invasive Procedure Cataract surgery begins with a small incision in the eye. Through that incision, a trained professional will gather up the damaged […]

  • Posted on: Feb 26 2015
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Floaters and Flashes Explained

While they’re often harmless, floaters and flashes in vision are an issue that can sometimes reveal the presence of a more serious eye condition. Floaters appear as tiny specks or clouds in your field of vision, while flashes cause patients to see flashing lights or lightning streaks. They can be caused by anything from the […]

  • Posted on: Jan 28 2015
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Holiday Eye Health

While the holidays are a fun time to come together with friends and family, many people fail to think about their health during this time of year. Everything from unhealthy eating to children’s toys can have an impact on eye health, so it’s important to take the time to avoid holiday eye hazards. Keep reading […]

  • Posted on: Jan 18 2015
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A Closer Look at Cataracts

Cataracts are one of the most common conditions that affect our eyes. A cataract is the clouding of the lens in the eye, which develops from a buildup of proteins. They can occur in one or both eyes, and are typically caused by age-related changes in the eye. Causes of Cataracts While most cases of […]

  • Posted on: Jan 17 2015
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Conjunctivitis and Its Treatment

Conjunctivitis, sometimes known as pink eye, is an infection of the conjunctiva, which lines the eyelid and provides cover for the white area of the eyeball. When the small vessels of the conjunctiva become inflamed, they are highly visible, giving the eyes a “pink” appearance. The condition is most often defined by redness in one […]

  • Posted on: Jan 16 2015
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Diabetes and Eye Care

Diabetes is a chronic condition defined by the body’s inability to produce enough insulin on its own. Diabetic retinopathy is a complication of diabetes that affects millions of Americans who suffer from the disease. Changes in blood sugar levels can often lead to an increased risk of this disease, which damages the small blood vessels that […]

  • Posted on: Oct 6 2014
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Are You at Risk for Glaucoma? Part 2

Glaucoma is a progressive eye condition that impacts countless adults all over the world. Glaucoma occurs due to an increase in internal pressure within the eye, an can cause significant damage to the optic nerves — damage that can eventually lead to vision loss. Symptoms of glaucoma may include severe eye pain, a gradual loss […]

  • Posted on: Oct 3 2014
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Top 4 Myths about LASIK Surgery

LASIK is a common surgery that works to improve a patient’s vision safely and effectively. The surgery reshapes the cornea, correcting nearsightedness and farsightedness as well as astigmatism. Thousands of patients benefit each year from LASIK. Despite its popularity, many myths are still associated with LASIK. Let’s take a look at some of the most […]

  • Posted on: Oct 2 2014
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