Monthly Archives: June 2014

Technology Offers Hope To Glaucoma Sufferers

Glaucoma is a leading cause of blindness – and there is as yet no cure for the disease.

While vision loss to glaucoma cannot be restored, surgery and medication can halt the spread of the disease – making early diagnosis critical. A chronic condition, glaucoma must be monitored for life.

Glaucoma occurs when fluid can no longer […]

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By |June 26th, 2014|Cutting Edge, EyeCare Topics, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Nearsighted? You’re Not Alone

It used to be that wearing glasses could get you teased. Not so long ago, glasses were uncommon enough to draw attention.

Not any more. Among children, one in four now requires some form of corrective lenses. But of all the causes of poor vision, myopia, or nearsightedness, has increased tremendously over the last two decades. […]

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By |June 24th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

39 Amazing Eye Facts You Probably Didn’t Know

While we often take it for granted, the human eye is an amazing thing. Here’s a peak into the wonders of vision.

 

 

 

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By |June 20th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

ORA Improves The Sight Of Cataract Sufferers

Overtime the lenses of your eye begin to cloud. This clouding is called a cataract, and it is the leading cause of vision loss in people over 55.

In order to treat cataracts and restore vision, the clouded lens must be replaced. Among the safest and most common of eye procedures, cataract surgery is performed over […]

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By |June 12th, 2014|Cataract surgery, Cutting Edge|0 Comments

Inspirational Eye Chart

CAN YOU READ OUR DOC’S FAVORITE QUOTE?

Print this inspirational quote to display in your home or office.
CAN YOU READ OUR DOC’S FAVORITE QUOTE?

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 |June 11th, 2014|Outside Interests|0 Comments

Colorblindness: There’s More Than Meets the Eye

Colorblindness is a much more common vision disorder than most people realize. As many as 1 in 12 men have some degree of colorblindness, while very few women suffer from the condition.

Contrary to what many think, being colorblind does not mean seeing in black and white. Almost all individuals with colorblindness can see colors. It’s […]

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By |June 4th, 2014|Cutting Edge, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Guess The Eye Chart Quote

CAN YOU READ OUR DOC’S FAVORITE QUOTE? 
Print this inspirational quote to display in your home or office!

Simply put, inspirational quotes help us to see the beauty in the world.  That warm feeling you get when you succeed in deciphering a code can also make you feel on top of the world.  So, what happens when […]

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By |June 3rd, 2014|Outside Interests|0 Comments