Vision Harvest

Giving Thanks For Another Great Year at EyeCare 20/20

Thanksgiving is almost upon us, and we thought it would be appropriate to look back at all the things we’re thankful for, as well as looking forward and talking about what we’re excited to see happening in the future.

We’re always thankful for the opportunity to help people improve or regain their eyesight. It’s a privilege […]

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By |November 23rd, 2016|Vision Harvest|0 Comments

Blog Action Day for 2014

Every year, we welcome Blog Action Day, a free annual event that has become a tradition since its inception in 2007. The purpose of this celebrated day of free, collaborative expression is to unite the world’s bloggers around a single topic.

All bloggers post on the same day about vital global issues. Inevitably raising awareness, it […]

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 |October 9th, 2014|Community, Current Affairs, Vision Harvest|0 Comments

Join Us In Giving Back This Thanksgiving To Those In Need

Give others something to be thankful for this upcoming holiday through charity.
Thanksgiving is one the greatest holidays of the entire year for a number of different reasons. Not only are you able to get together with your family and friends for the start of the holiday season, but you also get to stuff your face […]

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.

Support VisionHarvest By Participating In The 2013 Fall Foliage Classic

The 2013 Fall Foliage Bike Ride helps raise money for VisionHarvest patients in need.
The fall is one of our absolute favorite seasons for a number of reasons. As an avid bike rider, there is perhaps no time of the year more beautiful than when you are peddling beneath a canopy of autumn’s orange and red […]

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.

While Vision Technology Improves, The Problem Of Accessing Treatment Still Persists Among Seniors

New study examines the relationship between senior vision and healthcare.
Many people know that, as we begin to age and enter into our senior years, certain senses and health abilities begin to slowly fade. When looking at vision problems specifically, many eye diseases such as macular degeneration, cataracts, diabetic retinopathy and glaucoma all begin to become […]

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.

Cataract Surgery May Assist Those With Alzheimer’s Disease

Recent studies show that Alzheimer’s patients may benefit from cataract surgery.
As our minds and bodies begin to mature, we become more susceptible to common problems and diseases that come with age. Some of these problems may be genetically programmed inside of our bodies as illness or disease that runs in our family, while others may […]

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 |November 1st, 2011|Cataract surgery, Cutting Edge, EyeCare Topics, Vision Harvest|0 Comments

Vision Harvest 2011 Best Year Yet! 40 Receive Free Cataract Surgery..

Friday’s Vision Harvest free cataract surgery day allowed 40 patients without insurance to receive the gift of sight. As in the past, patients traveled from near and far to have their cataracts removed. While most of our patients hail from the tri-state area, this year we treated patients from Las Vegas, Florida, Tennessee, and Virginia. […]

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 |November 1st, 2011|Cataract surgery, Community, Vision Harvest|1 Comment

3rd Annual Vision Harvest Free Cataract Surgery Day Set for Friday

Friday, October 28, 2011 will be the date for the third annual Vision Harvest free cataract surgery day at River Drive Surgery Center. Cataract surgery will be provided free of charge to those patients with cataracts, who do not have insurance, and cannot afford the surgery. Those interested should call the Vision Harvest Hotline at:
973-200-8250

 

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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 |October 23rd, 2011|Cataract surgery, Community, Uncategorized, Vision Harvest|0 Comments

Blog Action Day: FOOD, Help Stop Hunger and Save on LASIK!

Since 2007, Blog Action Day has focused bloggers around the world to blog about one important global topic on the same day. Past topics have included water, climate change and poverty.

This year, Blog Action Day is today, October 16, which coincides with World Food Day, so naturally their 2011 theme is FOOD…  Each month, we at EyeCare 20/20 pick […]

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 |October 16th, 2011|LASIK, Vision Harvest|0 Comments

Vision Harvest 2011: Richard’s Dilema

We are in full swing for this year’s Vision Harvest 2011 free cataract day.  Over 30 patients are already scheduled for their surgery on Friday, October 28 at River Drive Surgery Center.

I had the pleasure of meeting Richard this week in the office.  Richard is 52 years old, legally blind from dense cataracts, unemployed, 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.