Monthly Archives: October 2008

WITH RASH OF BAD CALLS, FREE LASIK OFFERED TO PROFESSIONAL OFFICIALS

Bad calls have been plaguing professional sporting events of late:

In Game 4 of this years World Series, Jimmy Rollins was obviously tagged out in a third base rundown. Umpire Tim Welke missed the call, saying Evan Longoria missed the tag. Rollins went on to score the first run of the game.
In Game 3 of the […]

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You’ve decided to have LASIK, now what?

Finally the long debated and awaited decision has been made to have LASIK. You can't wait to throw away your contacts and crush your glasses for the last time. Choosing a surgeon who will perform your laser vision correction surgery is an important decision, take time to ask questions and consider your choices carefully.
How does […]

The information presented on this Site and Blog and any related links is provided for educational, informational, and entertainment purposes only. Nothing contained in this Site is intended to create a physician-patient relationship, to replace the services of a licensed, trained physician or health professional or to be a substitute for medical advice of a physician or trained health professional licensed in your state. You must never consider any of the information presented here as a substitute for consulting with your physician or health care provider for any medical conditions or concerns. Any information presented here is general information, is not medical advice, nor is it intended as advice for your personal situation. Please consult with your physician or health care provider if you have concerns about your health or suspect that you might have a problem.

By |October 21st, 2008|LASIK|0 Comments

Flashers and Floaters- Eye Annoyance

If you're seeing a floating spot you are not alone. Many people experience these floating spots and don't know what they are. They can be alarming and mostly annoying, but fortunately they're usually harmless.How Do They Occur?As you get older, you may suddenly begin to see a large floater. "As part of the normal aging […]

The information presented on this Site and Blog and any related links is provided for educational, informational, and entertainment purposes only. Nothing contained in this Site is intended to create a physician-patient relationship, to replace the services of a licensed, trained physician or health professional or to be a substitute for medical advice of a physician or trained health professional licensed in your state. You must never consider any of the information presented here as a substitute for consulting with your physician or health care provider for any medical conditions or concerns. Any information presented here is general information, is not medical advice, nor is it intended as advice for your personal situation. Please consult with your physician or health care provider if you have concerns about your health or suspect that you might have a problem.

By |October 17th, 2008|EyeCare 20/20 In the News, Press releases|2 Comments

Keeping an eye on safety can make Halloween less scary.

On Halloween, an assortment of ballerinas, clowns, ghosts, and other goblins will have their eyes on just one thing, candy. Roaming dimly lit neighborhoods is part of the fun for children in pursuit of treats, but it can also be dangerous. "Trick-or-treaters and parents need to remember that on Halloween, to be safe, you must […]

The information presented on this Site and Blog and any related links is provided for educational, informational, and entertainment purposes only. Nothing contained in this Site is intended to create a physician-patient relationship, to replace the services of a licensed, trained physician or health professional or to be a substitute for medical advice of a physician or trained health professional licensed in your state. You must never consider any of the information presented here as a substitute for consulting with your physician or health care provider for any medical conditions or concerns. Any information presented here is general information, is not medical advice, nor is it intended as advice for your personal situation. Please consult with your physician or health care provider if you have concerns about your health or suspect that you might have a problem.

By |October 16th, 2008|EyeCare 20/20 In the News, Press releases|0 Comments

The Aging Eye and Lens Dysfunction

I heard an interesting presentation last week about a new way to describe the changes that occur in our eyes as we age. Shareef Mahdavi is a well known marketing consultant in ophthalmology. He recently discussed something I have believed in for a long time: how the aging eye is related to a dysfunction in […]

The information presented on this Site and Blog and any related links is provided for educational, informational, and entertainment purposes only. Nothing contained in this Site is intended to create a physician-patient relationship, to replace the services of a licensed, trained physician or health professional or to be a substitute for medical advice of a physician or trained health professional licensed in your state. You must never consider any of the information presented here as a substitute for consulting with your physician or health care provider for any medical conditions or concerns. Any information presented here is general information, is not medical advice, nor is it intended as advice for your personal situation. Please consult with your physician or health care provider if you have concerns about your health or suspect that you might have a problem.

By |October 6th, 2008|Cataract surgery, Cutting Edge, Refractive Lens Surgery|0 Comments