Monthly Archives: March 2016

Everything You Need To Know About Dry Eye

In recent years, dry eye has become a common reason why patients visit with an ophthalmologist. In New Jersey and New York, winter can be a particularly uncomfortable time for dry-eye sufferers. Fortunately, there are effective treatments for dry eye, which result in relief from this uncomfortable and painful condition. Specifically, EyeCare 20/20 is […]

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By |March 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dry Eyes—Why Seek Treatment?

For many people with dry eyes, it is an annoyance that can get in the way of everyday activities such as reading a book, using a computer, or simply enjoying a day out. Eye drops or artificial tears can be used as an immediate and temporary remedy, but putting off long-term treatment can do more […]

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 |March 14th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Cataract Surgery Helps With Glaucoma

Good news for people with cataracts and glaucoma: Research shows that cataract surgery not only helps with cataracts but also decreases intraocular pressure, which is usually caused by glaucoma. Therefore, if you have both cataracts and glaucoma, one surgery can be doubly beneficial.

Cataracts are a leading cause of visual impairment in the United States and […]

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 |March 10th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Tell if You Have Chronic Dry Eyes – Or If It’s Just Temporary

Do you feel as though there is sand in your eye, but you haven’t been to the Jersey shore in ages? Are your contacts bothering you so much that you have stopped wearing them altogether–yet still haven’t found relief? Do your eyes just feel tired? You may be suffering from dry eyes.

Those who are feeling […]

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 |March 8th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments