Monthly Archives: September 2009

LASIK for the Gold Makes Front Page of Daily Record!

Dr. Cary Silverman, left, with Olympic medal-winner speedskater Chad
Hedrick, who received a free LASIK procedure from the East Hanover
LASIK specialist.Last Sunday's Daily Record featured EyeCare 20/20's LASIK for the Gold Program.  This program allows US Olympic Athletes a chance to improve their performance through laser vision correction.  To learn more about this program you can:
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Lineswoman Needs LASIK

This years US Open was very entertaining…  I will start this post by saying that there was no excuse for Serena William's outburst that ended her semifinal match with Kim Clijsters at the US Open this weekend.  Although she has since publicly apologized for her actions, there is very little discussion about the call itself.
WIth […]

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 |September 15th, 2009|Free LASIK, LASIK, LASIK the Refs!|1 Comment

Please Help The Puppy Mill Pups

We received this letter today from our friends at the Mt. Pleasant Animal Shelter. If you are looking to care for or adopt a dog or would like to donate to the many animals who reside in shelters, please read below.
Hello Mt. Pleasant Friends:
It’s been a busy week at Mt. Pleasant Animal Shelter!  Over two […]

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 |September 11th, 2009|Community|0 Comments

Lisa Velasquez & Visian ICLs: When LASIK Won’t Correct Your Vision

Lisa Velasquez was very disappointed when she came in for her free LASIK screening last month after I told her she was not a good candidate for the procedure.  With a -11.0 diopter prescription, I determined that there was not enough corneal tissue to safely perform LASIK on her.  I went on to explain that […]

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.

Vision Exams Recommended for Children Going Back to School

It’s back to school time. Did you know, vision problems affect one in 20 preschoolers and one in four school-age children? Untreated eye problems can worsen and lead to other serious problems as well as affect learning ability, personality and adjustment at school.

The American Academy of Ophthalmology recommends timely vision and eye health screening for […]

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 |September 2nd, 2009|EyeCare Topics|1 Comment