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What Should I Expect During Cataract Surgery?

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on February 25, 2020

Are you thinking about having cataract surgery? Are you nervous about the procedure because you don’t know what to expect? One way to deal with your nerves is to get a better understanding of what happens during it. Having more information leads to feeling more comfortable about cataract surgery. Keep reading to learn more about… Read More

Will Cataract Surgery Hurt?

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on January 9, 2020

Did you recently find out you have cataracts? Are you trying to make a decision about whether you should have cataract surgery? One of the most common questions about the procedure is if it’s painful.  Many people fear things like cataract surgery because of their fear of the unknown. Keep reading to learn why cataract… Read More

Are There Glaucoma Warning Signs?

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on January 9, 2020

Are you starting to have problems using your peripheral vision in both eyes? Do you often get intense headaches and nauseous? These could be a sign that you have glaucoma. Let’s take a look at what the warning signs of glaucoma are. What is Glaucoma? There are a group of eye conditions that damage the… Read More

Start Off 2020 With LASIK!

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on January 9, 2020

Have you been thinking about what your New Year’s resolution should be? Are you trying to figure out a way to start off the new year on the right foot?  One of the best things you can do is make a resolution that positively impacts your health. An easy health-related resolution is to get LASIK… Read More

September Is Healthy Aging Month

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on September 12, 2019

Do you remember the last time you got a comprehensive eye exam? Are you starting to experience blurry vision? September is Healthy Aging Month. Let’s take a look at some signs and symptoms of vision loss and how older adults can prevent it. Signs and Symptoms of Vision Loss There are many different signs and… Read More

5 Warning Signs of Cataracts

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on June 12, 2019

Is your vision starting to look blurry or foggy? Do you have issues driving at night or seeing people’s faces? These are only a few of the common warning signs of cataracts! Keep reading to learn more about cataracts and what you can expect! What is a Cataract? Cataracts occur when the lens in your… Read More

4 Reasons Summer Is Better After LASIK

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on May 29, 2019

Are you over wearing your glasses or contacts lenses? Do you get continuous dry eye from your contact lenses? Have you ever wondered what life would be like without glasses or contacts? While glasses and contacts are good at improving your vision, they are a temporary fix. If any of these thoughts have gone through… Read More

Why Is Glaucoma the Secret Thief of Sight?

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on April 24, 2019

Have you had problems with peripheral vision in both eyes? Do you have intense headaches? Are you experiencing halos around lights? These are all symptoms of glaucoma. Keep reading to learn more about this sneaky eye condition! What is glaucoma? Glaucoma is a family of eye conditions that cause damage to the optic nerve. The… Read More

5 Signs It’s Time For Cataract Surgery

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on March 25, 2019

Patients with cataracts can experience a variety of symptoms. It is important to make sure they don’t impact your quality of life. Keep reading for five signs it’s time for cataract surgery! Your vision becomes blurry When a patient has cataracts they can cause blurry vision. With the blurry vision can come glare from lights… Read More

Is LASIK Right For Me?

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on February 21, 2019

You’ve heard the ads and may know someone who has had LASIK in Springfield, Branson, Joplin, or beyond. There’s a high chance you are wondering if laser eye surgery is a good option for you. Because every eye is unique, there is not a one-size-fits-all answer for whether LASIK is right for you. To begin,… Read More


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