Monthly Archives: May 2010

Nora Kirk Loves Her New Vision with ICL Implants

Dr. Sapna Parikh interviewing Nora Kirk for Fox 5 News. As I mentioned yesterday, Fox 5 was at EyeCare 20/20 this week for an upcoming story.  Nora Kirk was one of our patients who was interviewed.  Nora sent us an e-mail today about her experience:Hi Kerrie. How are you . I just wanted to […]

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Fox 5 Interviews “LASIK Alternative” Patients at EyeCare 20/20

Dr. Sapna Parikh was at EyeCare 20/20 yesterday interviewing two of our patients and me for an upcoming story about LASIK surgery.  Here are some pictures we took during the interview.  I am not sure when the story will air, but will keep you all informed when I get some more information.

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By |May 27th, 2010|EyeCare 20/20 In the News, LASIK|0 Comments

WDHA Fan Loves Her LASIK at EyeCare 20/20

We have had a lot of success treating many of WDHA's DJs and fans with LASIK.  I received this wonderful note today after seeing a DHA fan one month after her surgery:May 24, 2010Dear Dr. Silverman,I want to thank you for the LASIK surgery I had last month.  I had been wearing contacts for the […]

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 |May 24th, 2010|LASIK, Patient Experiences|0 Comments

Professional Hockey Ref Scott Cherrey Loving His LASIK 1 Year Later!

I received a very nice letter from Professional Hockey Referee, Scott Cherrey. Its been 1 year since Scott took advantage of our LASIK the Refs program. I was lucky enough to see Scott during the season, after he reffed a Devils game. He was loving his new vision!
Here is a copy of Scott’s letter:To Dr. […]

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The Seeing Eye Free LASIK Auction Ends Thursday!

The Seeing Eye  is one of EyeCare 20/20’s favorite charities.  Once again, EyeCare 20/20 has donated a LASIK surgery to the Seeing Eye’s current on-line auction.

Since 1929, The Seeing Eye, Inc., located in Morristown, N.J., has been assisting people who are blind to enhance their independence and self-confidence through the use of Seeing Eye dogs.

This auction is […]

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By |May 11th, 2010|Community, Free LASIK|0 Comments

“Magic Wand”: Driving at 92 Thanks to Cataract Surgery!

Morton Burstyn is a very nice 92 year old man, who I saw in my office for the first time several months ago.  He had poor vision in both eyes, and lost his independence.  I determined that I could improve the vision in 1 of his eyes through cataract surgery.Surgery went well last month, Morton […]

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By |May 6th, 2010|Cataract surgery, Patient Experiences, Video Testimonials|1 Comment

Want Long Lashes? Where to Buy Latisse

There certainly has been a lot of interest in Latisse in my office since I first mentioned its approval last year on this blog.
There was an interesting article in May 1's NY Times:  Long Lashes Without Prescription, but With Risks.  This article carefully describes a controversy new to me, the selling of Latisse without a […]

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By |May 5th, 2010|EyeCare Topics|1 Comment