June Is Fireworks Eye Safety Month

Do you love looking at fireworks on a warm summer night? Are you considering your eyes when you think about lighting fireworks? June is Fireworks Eye Safety Month. Yes, there’s an entire month all about protecting your eyes from fireworks. It is important to understand the importance of how to safely use fireworks and to […]

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How Do I Lower My Intraocular Pressure

Did your ophthalmologist notice a change in the pressure of your eyes? Were you recently diagnosed with glaucoma? Glaucoma is a common eye condition that has few discernible symptoms. Glaucoma is one of the main reasons adults go blind. Early detection is key when it comes to managing and preventing blindness. Keep reading to learn […]

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When Not To Get LASIK

Are you thinking about getting LASIK? Are you trying to find the “right” time to schedule it if you qualify for the procedure? Figuring out when to get LASIK is important. There are good and bad times to get it. Keep reading to find out when you shouldn’t get LASIK to make planning for the […]

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It’s Age-Related Macular Degeneration Awareness Month!

Do you know what the most common cause of blindness in Americans is? Do you get frequent eye exams? Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of blindness in Americans who are 65 and older. Patients usually are unaware of what AMD is and that it can make you go blind.   Did you know […]

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What Should I Expect During Cataract Surgery?

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 […]

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Will Cataract Surgery Hurt?

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 […]

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Are There Glaucoma Warning Signs?

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 […]

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Start Off 2020 With LASIK!

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 […]

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