Monthly Archives: December 2011

Seasonal Health: Can Glaucoma Worsen With Winter Weather?

The winter weather’s affect on vision diseases, such as glaucoma.
The cold, blistery winter weather often comes with many troubling side effects for our health and our bodies―a brutal winter cold from the drastic change in temperature and climate, dry, cracking skin from the lack of moisture in the air, and even dry eyes from the […]

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By |December 29th, 2011|Current Affairs, EyeCare Topics, Seasonal eye care tips|0 Comments

New Year’s Resolutions: Maintaining Proper Eye Care

Follow these simple steps to ensure healthy eyes and vision in 2012.
Now that the hustle and bustle of the holiday season is behind us, it is time to start packing up the Christmas decorations and preparing yourself and your family for the start of another year. Whether you are planning on ringing in 2012 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.

Happy Holidays from EyeCare 20/20!

Hard to believe 2011 is almost history. We would like to take this time to thank everyone for making EyeCare 20/20 as successful as it is. We would also like to wish everyone a happy and healthy holiday season.

I received a very cute video Holiday Greeting from BMC Communications 2 weeks ago. It showed doctors […]

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 |December 22nd, 2011|Community|0 Comments

Seven Holiday Gifts for the Eye Care Enthusiast in Your Life

Our favorite holiday vision gifts that you need to see to believe.
The holidays are finally here and with just a few days left until Christmas, many holiday shoppers are rushing trying to find last minute gifts or stocking stuffers for all of the most important people in their lives―a classy tie for grandpa, a nice, […]

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.

What’s the Solution?: Putting an End to Contact Lens Frustrations

How to prepare yourself nights out with your contact lens solution.
If you are a long-time wearer of contact lenses, than there is a good chance that you have found yourself out and about in desperate need of contact lens solution, only to be left with little options and desperate solutions―how safe is it to use […]

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 |December 20th, 2011|EyeCare Topics, LASIK, Outside Interests, Seasonal eye care tips|0 Comments

LASIK for the Gold: USA Fencer’s Ibtihaj Muhammad

 

 

LASIK for the Gold member, Ibtihaj Muhammad was in the office yesterday for her 1 month visit following LASEK. Ibti, who is currently ranked 2 in USA Sabre has her eyes set on the 2012 London Olympics. According to USA Fencing:
Ibtihaj Muhammad is training for the 2012 Olympic Games in London where she could become […]

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Lose the Bifocals: Longest Drive Champion Art Sellinger’s Story

Art Sellinger is a two time Champion Longest Drive winner and a PGA professional out of Dallas, Texas. He is the author of “Drive My Way”. A friend gave him my name and he called me several months ago. Art hated wearing glasses to see up close and for distance, and he wanted to know […]

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By |December 15th, 2011|Refractive Lens Surgery, Video Testimonials|1 Comment

Eye Care Safety Tips For The Frigid Winter Weather

How to keep your eyes safe and your vision clear this holiday season.
When it comes to protecting our eyes and our vision from the dangers of the outdoors, many people believe that it is only during the summer months that our eyes need serious protection. While the summer sun can be brutally hot and dangerous […]

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.

LASIK: Give Your Loved Ones The Gift Of Sight This Holiday Season

Why LASIK is a wonderful, life-changing gift for anyone on your list.
Now that we are nearly halfway through the month of December, it seems as if the holidays are approaching faster than ever. Stores are starting to roll out their biggest and best sales of the season, families all across the country are beginning to […]

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.

No More Bifocals: “Nothing Short of a Miracle”

Jonathan Gold is 51 years old. He has been wearing glasses since he is 3 years old. He was tired of his bifocals and bifocal contact lenses. Several months age he came in for a LASIK evaluation. I told him LASIk was not the answer. It would not be a permenant correction for his farsightedness, […]

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 |December 8th, 2011|Refractive Lens Surgery|0 Comments