Monthly Archives: March 2011

Food For Sight

The old adage is food for thought, but these days we are more interested in food for our sight. Just like there are foods to help your digestive system and foods for your heart there are also good quality and nutritious foods that are good for improving your eyesight.

While many are happy to make do […]

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 |March 21st, 2011|EyeCare Topics|1 Comment

How to choose your LASIK surgeon

Your vision has to be one of the most important aspects of the human senses, if not the most important of all. As such when you are considering having LASIK eye surgery it is important that you pick a qualified, experienced and professional ophthalmologist to perform your LASIK procedure. By picking the best ophthalmologist you […]

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 |March 18th, 2011|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Financing Options For Your LASIK Procedure

At EyeCare 20/20 we want to make LASIK available to everyone who is a good candidate for the procedure. We also understand that it’s hard to free up money in the current economy and while it may seem advantageous to opt for an ophthalmologist who offers the procedure for a bargain that is not always […]

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 |March 16th, 2011|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Are You A Good Candidate For LASIK

To be a good candidate for a LASIK procedure, you need to meet some stringent guidelines to ensure the procedure will be right for you and your vision.  The reason for these guidelines is the necessity to promote safer laser eye surgery and to gain better results with reduced risk.

The guidelines your ophthalmologist will follow […]

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 |March 11th, 2011|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dysfunctional Lens Syndrome: Describing the New Paradigm

I had a 60 year old patient in the office today who I told that she had “early” cataracts.  She was a moderate farsighted patient who was seeing 20/30 with her current glasses, and will see 20/20 with her new bifocals.  Now, without her glasses, she is able to see only 20/200 at both near […]

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 |March 9th, 2011|Cataract surgery, Cutting Edge, Refractive Lens Surgery|1 Comment

LASIK: “It’s a Totally Different World”

Tristan Pittmann had LASIK this week.  Tristan has been wearing glasses for distance since he was 8 years old.  He’s been thinking abut it for over 5 years.  But like many of our patients, he was nervous to undergo the procedure.  After the LASIK he commented to me, “I can’t believe I waited so long […]

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 |March 4th, 2011|LASIK, Patient Experiences, Video Testimonials|1 Comment

Aftercare Advice Following Your LASIK Laser Eye Surgery

If you have been considering the use of laser eye surgery then it’s more than likely you have already done a considerable amount of research. Hopefully you have managed to find some advice on finding a great ophthalmologist, what makes you a suitable patient for LASIK eye surgery along with why it is better than […]

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 |March 2nd, 2011|Uncategorized|1 Comment