Monthly Archives: February 2014

Vision Technology: Traditional Cataract Surgery vs. Laser Cataract Surgery

Comparing traditional cataract surgery with the advanced laser options.
Given that cataract surgery is one of the most popular vision procedures performed all throughout the country, with nearly 3 million Americans having this procedure done each and every year, it only makes sense that scientists and doctors would continuously work to improve and perfect the surgery […]

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By |February 28th, 2014|Cutting Edge, EyeCare Topics, LASIK|0 Comments

Achieve Your Dreams: Inspirational Eye Exam Printout

To help encourage you to follow your wildest dreams and ambitions this upcoming weekend, here is another fun and inspirational eye exam design to display on your fridge or desk! Simply print out the image above and hang it somewhere where you think you need to be encouraged to achieve your dreams. You can even […]

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 |February 28th, 2014|Cutting Edge, EyeCare Topics|0 Comments

Could Drinking Green Tea Lead To Better Eye Health?

New study suggests there may be a link between green tea & improved eye health.
Over the last few years, there have been many studies that have been released which suggest that drinking green tea may provide you with numerous health benefits. For instance, green tea has been linked to improved brain function, increased fat burning, […]

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 |February 26th, 2014|Cutting Edge, EyeCare Topics, Outside Interests|0 Comments

8 Questions To Ask Your Doctor Before You Have LASIK Surgery

Before you undergo LASIK surgery, be sure to ask your doctor these questions!
LASIK Eye Surgery has become such a common vision-correcting procedure throughout the world that many people do not even think of it as a complicated, high-tech surgery. This is partly because nearly everyone knows someone, or knows someone that knows someone, who has […]

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 |February 26th, 2014|EyeCare Topics, LASIK|0 Comments

LASIK Surgery Could Have Helped Bode Miller’s Chances At Olympic Gold

After failing to win gold, Miller confessed he should have had LASIK―and he’s right!
If you have been paying attention to the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi over the last couple of weeks, then you probably know of Bode Miller. This World Cup alpine ski racer from the United States is one of the greatest […]

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Vision Technology: Vision Insurer VSP Plans To Cover Google Glass

Google Glass looks to become mainstream through vision insurance options.
Nearly every week here on the EyeCare 20/20 blog, we talk about a new vision innovation or type of technology that aims to change the optical world for the better, from special gel that helps to seal incisions during cataract surgery to contact lenses that monitor […]

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 |February 20th, 2014|Current Affairs, EyeCare Topics, Outside Interests|0 Comments

Seeing Is Believing: Inspirational Eye Exam Design

Everyone needs a little inspiration once in a while, whether it’s to get them through a difficult situation, help get their day off on the right track, or even just to put a reassuring smile on their face! One of our favorite sources of inspiration is encouraging and stimulating quotes that remind us to keep […]

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 |February 18th, 2014|EyeCare Topics|0 Comments

Support Our EyeCare 20/20 Friends At The Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics

Our friends and LASIK For The Gold participants fight for the gold at this year’s Olympic games.
This week, the 2014 Winter Games kicked off in full force in Sochi, with around 31.7 million viewers tuning in to NBC’S Sochi Opening Ceremony on Friday evening. From here on out, notable athletes from all across the globe […]

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 |February 11th, 2014|EyeCare Topics, LASIK, LASIK for the Gold!, Outside Interests|0 Comments