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What Do I Do If I Have Cataracts and Glaucoma?

Cataracts and glaucoma are common eye conditions that develop as a natural result of aging. It isn’t unheard of to have glaucoma and cataracts at the same time. While managing the symptoms of two eye diseases may seem difficult, treatment for cataracts and glaucoma can help prolong your vision and prevent permanent blindness. Keep reading [...]

What Do I Do If I Have Cataracts and Glaucoma?2019-03-12T16:29:25+00:00

5 Things You Should Know About LASIK

While almost everyone has heard about LASIK, not everyone has the facts about the procedure. Even worse, some people have been misinformed about LASIK eye surgery. The truth is, LASIK is a common elective procedure with very few risks and the rewards are unmatched. Here are some facts that everyone should know about LASIK: Most [...]

5 Things You Should Know About LASIK2019-03-12T16:28:54+00:00

Am I a Candidate for Laser Cataract Surgery?

Every year, cataracts affect millions of people aged 40 and over. They are one of the more common eye problems that occur with age. They’re so common, in fact, that cataract surgery — the only effective way to treat cataracts — is the most commonly performed medical procedure in the United States. Cataract surgery effectively [...]

Am I a Candidate for Laser Cataract Surgery?2019-01-31T17:10:55+00:00

7 Ways to Take Care of Your Eyes After LASIK

Looking for a fast recovery from LASIK eye surgery? Many patients find themselves back to their normal routine within a week of their procedure. There are, however, a few simple rules to remember if you want to be free of post-surgery complications. Follow these seven tips to care for your eyes after LASIK: Wear Your [...]

7 Ways to Take Care of Your Eyes After LASIK2019-01-31T17:10:40+00:00

4 Ways To Overcome Anxiety About LASIK

If you’ve ever wanted to see without glasses or contacts, you’ve probably thought about getting LASIK eye surgery. For some, the idea of having a laser near their eye can make them nervous. LASIK is a safe and painless procedure. Still, you may be a bit nervous before getting LASIK. Here are a few ways [...]

4 Ways To Overcome Anxiety About LASIK2018-12-31T18:40:10+00:00

Can Presbyopia Be Corrected During Cataract Surgery?

As we age, our eyesight tends to get worse. A common problem in patients above the age of forty is presbyopia — the inability to focus on close-up objects. Another common age-related vision problem is cataracts. When combined with presbyopia, cataracts can make it nearly impossible to see up-close — even with reading glasses. Vision [...]

Can Presbyopia Be Corrected During Cataract Surgery?2018-12-31T17:34:15+00:00

Can Cataract Surgery Fix Astigmatism?

If you have cataracts, you may have heard that intraocular lens implants (IOLs) can restore your vision and improve nearsightedness and farsightedness. But what if you have astigmatism? IOLs can fix that, too! Keep reading to learn how astigmatism can be addressed during cataract surgery. What is Astigmatism? Astigmatism is a common eye condition that [...]

Can Cataract Surgery Fix Astigmatism?2018-11-27T16:37:36+00:00

5 Calming Ways to Prepare for Cataract Surgery

Cataract surgery is the most commonly performed surgical procedure in the United States. It’s considered highly safe and effective — but that doesn’t mean you can’t be a little nervous. It’s perfectly normal! In order to ensure a quick procedure and fast recovery, however, it’s best to go into cataract surgery feeling calm and relaxed. [...]

5 Calming Ways to Prepare for Cataract Surgery2018-11-27T16:37:02+00:00