Monthly Archives: April 2012

Senior Vision Health: Understanding Cataracts And Their Symptoms

Cataracts Prevention & Senior Eye Care
Growing older can be a wonderful experience that many seniors often look forward to. Being able to watch your children grow up, get married and have children of their own, being able to retire from many years of faithful work and take a long-awaited vacation you have always dreamt about, […]

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By |April 27th, 2012|Cataract surgery, Cutting Edge, EyeCare Topics|0 Comments

Early Results of LipiFlow Dry Eye Treatments Encouraging at EyeCare 20/20

As I previously announced in this blog, EyeCare 20/20 is currently assessing the effectiveness of the first diagnostic and treatment system for evaporative dry eye from Tear Science.  The LipiView diagnostic system and LipiFlow treatment system have been in our office this week.  We have done over 20 treatments and our patients are reporting that it feels “weird” […]

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 |April 26th, 2012|Cutting Edge, Patient Experiences|0 Comments

Banish Spring Allergy Pains With LASIK Eye Surgery

No More Spring allergy pains
The benefits that LASIK can have for those suffering from spring allergies.
It is no secret that the spring season is a welcome change from the cold, wintery weather that we have grown accustomed to over these last few months. The melting of the snow and ice outside not only means longer […]

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EyeCare 20/20 Test Drives First FDA Approved Diagnostic & Treatment System for Dry Eye

 

EyeCare 20/20 is pleased to announce that we have been chosen to be the first practice in New Jersey to evaluate a new and revolutionary diagnostic and treatment system from Tear Science, The LipiView and LipiFlow systems.  This equipment will be in our office for the next week, and based upon its effectiveness, we hope […]

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By |April 22nd, 2012|Cutting Edge, EyeCare Topics|0 Comments

Three More Popular Myths About LASIK Eye Surgery

Dispelling even more common myths regarding LASIK eye surgery.
There has never been a better time to get LASIK eye surgery than during the bright, beautiful spring season. Not only do the amazing, beneficial results that come with LASIK offer you clear views of the budding flowers outside and a fresh start to another spring season, […]

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By |April 19th, 2012|EyeCare Topics, LASIK, LASIK Contraindications|0 Comments

EyeCare 20/20 Launches New Ugly Glasses Campaign

EyeCare 20/20 promotes screening for laser eye surgery through new social media campaign giving away free LASIK

East Hanover, NJ (PRWEB) March 17, 2012 — EyeCare 20/20 is proud to launch their new social media campaign, “Ugly Glasses” which aims to promote screening for laser eye surgery.

The campaign will call for Facebook fans to submit a […]

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By |April 19th, 2012|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Safe Vision: April Is Sports Eye Safety Awareness Month

Keep your eyes safe during dangerous sports activities throughout April.
When it comes to keeping your vision healthy and strong throughout your life, there are few things that are more important or beneficial than protecting your eyes from potential injuries. Sure, everyone has accidents now and then that they just cannot prevent, but for the most […]

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Preparing Your Child’s Eyes For Sunshine and Summertime

Be sure that your child’s eyes are protected against harmful summer dangers.
Now that the weather outside is slowly becoming warmer and Spring Break is officially behind us, there will only be one topic on the mind of every child across the country for the next couple of months―summer vacation.

Summer vacation from school is a very […]

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By |April 10th, 2012|EyeCare Topics, Pediatric Eye Care, Seasonal eye care tips|0 Comments

Summer Sports: LASIK vs. Contacts For Popular Water Activities

Enjoy your warm weather with vision correction that’s best suited for you.
Now that we have officially entered the gorgeous spring weather, it is time to say farewell to our winter wardrobes once and for all and break out the bathing suits and water wings for another warm-weather season spent alongside the water. Whether you are […]

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Vision Health: The Long-Term Use of Statins May Prolong Cataracts

Studies show that statins may prolong cataract risk in those under 75.
As we get older, many people will begin to find that their health and well-being is no longer quite as resilient as it used to be. For instance, as you get older and older (beginning as soon as your early 30’s), you will find […]

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