Monthly Archives: September 2015

Everything You Need to Know About Dry Eyes

The Science of Dry Eye Syndrome
The watery layer in the middle of the eye is the largest and thickest. It keeps the eye moist and comfortable by flushing out irritants (like dust, particles, and other random debris). Defects in this layer are the most common cause of Dry Eye Syndrome. Tears themselves are made of […]

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By |September 29th, 2015|EyeCare Topics|0 Comments

Four Great New Jersey Biking Trails to See and Experience

There are two things to know about me: first and foremost, I’m a passionate ophthalmologist. I founded EyeCare 20/20 in 1986 and have built the practice from the ground up.

The second thing you have to know about me is that I simply love being active. I am constantly searching for the best, most scenic trails […]

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 |September 25th, 2015|Community|0 Comments

Dysfunctional Lens Syndrome is Like Looking through a Dirty Window

Imagine that you live on a hill overlooking a valley. From your living room, you can look out the window and as far as you can see, there’s nothing but greenery, beautiful trees, and a small stream. It’s gorgeous, and your view is totally unobstructed by anything. One day, you settle into your plush armchair […]

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 |September 24th, 2015|EyeCare Topics|0 Comments

Eye Care After LASIK: Frequently Asked Vacation Questions

If you can believe it, there are actually already fewer than 80 days until winter vacation. For a lot of people, that means escaping the winter blahs and jetting off to an exotic destination to enjoy some sun. Because it’s also a season for lots of time home from school and work, there are plenty […]

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 |September 20th, 2015|EyeCare Topics, LASIK, Seasonal eye care tips|1 Comment

7 Things to Do in New Jersey over Labor Day Weekend

Labor Day is coming up fast! It’s September 5 to 7, meaning that it’s a long weekend! This has been a time to celebrate workers, the labor movement, and the contributions of the working people towards America’s prosperity.

Make the most of these last 3 days of summer for tanning, swimming, and sleeping in – as […]

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 |September 4th, 2015|Holiday|0 Comments

The Who, What, Why, When, and How of Cataract Surgery

It’s the age-old sign of growing older for many people – cataracts. Each year cataracts are becoming more common: almost 25.7 million people have cataracts today, and it’s projected that by the year 2050, 45.6 million people will have cataracts. But don’t let the numbers scare you; cataract surgery is one of the most performed […]

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 |September 1st, 2015|Cataract surgery|0 Comments