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Keep Your Eyes Healthy: Top Tips

Keep Your Eyes Healthy: Top Tips

Like most people, you must have also suddenly found yourself working from home for the foreseeable future. Without realizing it, you could be putting more strain on your eyes than before.
Top Treatment Options for Dry Eyes

Top Treatment Options for Dry Eyes

You may not have heard of dry eyes before, but it is a very real and common condition. The symptoms of dry eyes can be so mild that we don’t realize that we are affected, and they may resolve themselves before we need to seek support from a professional. However, for some people, their dry eye may be a chronic and ongoing problem that causes a range of symptoms that interfere in their day to day lives. The good news is that if you do need help to manage the effects that dry eye is having on your life, there are various treatments available. Here’s what you need to know about dry eyes and the treatments that you may be recommended.
Eye Emergencies: Types, Symptoms and Prevention

Eye Emergencies: Types, Symptoms and Prevention

Accidents and emergencies are just as likely to affect your eyes as any other part of your body. However, since we are so dependent on our sight, if they aren’t dealt with promptly or correctly, they could have serious and permanent consequences for your vision and eye health. Fortunately, many eye emergencies are entirely preventable if you take sufficient steps to keep them safe. Recognizing the symptoms of an eye emergency and getting prompt treatment are also essential if you are to retain your eyesight for as long as possible.
Treatment Options for Myopia (Nearsightedness)

Treatment Options for Myopia (Nearsightedness)

Myopia is the most common refractive eye condition in the world. Fortunately, there are a number of treatment options for myopia, including the newest solution that is taking the optical world by storm – Ortho K.
Tips to Protect Your Eyes from the Sun All Year Long

Tips to Protect Your Eyes from the Sun All Year Long

The summer months are often a time that we are quickly reminded of the potentially harmful power of the sun. Early season sunburns are a reminder for the rest of the beach season to keep sunscreen on hand and apply it regularly. However, when it comes to protecting your eyes from the sun, it is important to remember that ultraviolet (UV) rays can damage your eyes throughout the year. The winter comes as an especially dangerous time due to the reflection of UV light off of the snow. We have compiled some quick tips to keep in mind when you are outside all year long.
When Should I Get Lasik?

When Should I Get Lasik?

Many of our patients talk about how they have known that they wanted Lasik long before they ever walked into our office. However, they often think that they need to wait for a variety of reasons. While there are some reasons that you should wait to get crystal clear vision without the aid of prescription lenses, there are also many myths surrounding the timing of Lasik surgery.