Monthly Archives: August 2013

New Cell Phone App Aims To Correct World Cataract Problems

The PEEK app may significantly improve the way the world treats cataracts.
Technology is amazing. Not only have recent technological innovations in the medical industry given us some of the most cutting-edge, state of the art equipment in the world to help improve our eyesight, treat vision disorders and improve our overall quality of life, but […]

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Back To School: The Importance Of Your Child’s Annual Eye Examination

Be sure to ask your child’s eye doctor these important questions during the exam.
The end of August is typically that familiar time of year for parents and children all across the country when they begin saying farewell to the long, warm days of summer and start preparing for the upcoming school year ahead of them. […]

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How Long Does LASIK Eye Surgery Last?

What is the life expectancy of your 20/20 vision following LASIK surgery?
Having surgery of any kind takes a lot of investment, whether it is an elective procedure to improve your quality of life or a medical necessity. Not only are you putting the health of your body into the hands of another, but it usually […]

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By |August 23rd, 2013|EyeCare Topics, LASIK|0 Comments

EyeCare 20/20 Introduces iStent For Cataracts And Glaucoma

This new treatment will help to treat two vision problems in one procedure.
There are several different vision problems that develop as part of the natural aging process, such as glaucoma, macular degeneration and cataracts. As we get older, our chances of developing these types of ailments grow and we may even find that symptoms of […]

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 |August 21st, 2013|Cataract surgery, Cutting Edge, EyeCare Topics, Senior Vision|0 Comments

Are LED Contact Lenses The Future Of Video Viewing?

A new technology may actually project LED images right inside of our eyes.
In the last decade, watching movies and television has become more portable than ever. You can catch a big sports game right on your cell phone while you are out with friends, or you can stream movies and shows right from your tablet, […]

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By |August 15th, 2013|Current Affairs, Cutting Edge, EyeCare Topics, Outside Interests|0 Comments

Cataract Surgery Can Help To Decrease Motor Accidents

A new study shows that having cataract surgery can help with road safety.
Driving can often times be scary, especially if you live in a place with harsh weather conditions season after season. During the spring and summer months, rain storms can compromise your vision and cause you to have difficulty seeing the roads in front […]

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What Should You Do If You Get Something Stuck In Your Eye?

Always exercise extreme caution when trying to remove something from your eye.
The summer season is always full of exciting adventures! Weekends away at the beach building sand castles in the sand, summer little league games with your kids, floating on the boat all day in the sunshine. No matter what your idea of the perfect […]

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Schedule A Vision Appointment During August’s National Eye Exam Month

Be sure that your entire family has their yearly comprehensive eye exam!
August can often be a chaotic month―we’re rushing to fit in the last of our summer vacations before the end of the season, the school year is fast approaching for the little ones, and the weather will be cooling down and fall will soon […]

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 |August 6th, 2013|Current Affairs, EyeCare Topics, Pediatric Eye Care|0 Comments

4 Videos That Will Change The Way You See Your Eyes

These optical YouTube videos will give you a better glimpse into your vision.
There are many advantages that come with having strong, healthy eyesight. For instance, being able to see and gaze at the world around us, being able to form visual opinions and reactions to events taking place, and many other essential life skills! 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 |August 1st, 2013|EyeCare Topics, Outside Interests, Seasonal eye care tips|0 Comments