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LASIK Alternatives

4 LASIK Alternatives You Should Know About

July 15, 2014 - Posted by admin

Since obtaining FDA approval in 1995, more than 12 million people in the United States have had LASIK eye surgery. By 2000, more than 2 million Americans had received the procedure, though this number has decreased steadily since then. Currently, …

 
 
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Cataract Laser Surgery: What To Expect During The Procedure

July 10, 2014 - Posted by admin

Cataract surgery is among the safest and most common forms of surgery performed today. Advances in technology have made cataract treatment less invasive, reduced recovery time, and enhanced the quality of vision after the procedure. Cataracts Are A Common Vision …

 
 
eye health

Can Drinking Coffee Lead To Better Eye Health?

July 8, 2014 - Posted by admin

Brewing a pot of coffee is a morning routine for millions of people, and research has shown that drinking coffee comes with a number of health benefits. Coffee is associated with reduced risks of Parkinson’s disease, type 2 diabetes, and …

 
 
Eye Health

4 Common Eye Myths Debunked

July 3, 2014 - Posted by admin

The eye is such a complex and fascinating part of the human body, that it’s no surprise people have gathered some superstitions and beliefs of their own when it comes to eye care. If someone thinks they’ve unlocked the secret …

 
 
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State-of-the-Art Laser Cataract Care From Dr. Silverman And The EyeCare 20/20 Team

July 1, 2014 - Posted by admin

The last ten years have witnessed a revolution in cataract treatment. Laser eye procedures have made cataract surgery less invasive through eliminating the surgeon’s hand-guided scalpel in favor of incredibly precise incisions made by laser. The results have transformed cataract …

 
 
glaucoma

Technology Offers Hope To Glaucoma Sufferers

June 26, 2014 - Posted by admin

Glaucoma is a leading cause of blindness – and there is as yet no cure for the disease. While vision loss to glaucoma cannot be restored, surgery and medication can halt the spread of the disease – making early diagnosis …

 
 
nearsightedness

Nearsighted? You’re Not Alone

June 24, 2014 - Posted by admin

It used to be that wearing glasses could get you teased. Not so long ago, glasses were uncommon enough to draw attention. Not any more. Among children, one in four now requires some form of corrective lenses. But of all …

 
 
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39 Amazing Eye Facts You Probably Didn’t Know

June 20, 2014 - Posted by admin

While we often take it for granted, the human eye is an amazing thing. Here’s a peak into the wonders of vision.   Please feel free to post this infographic on your site. Click on the code below to copy …

 
 
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ORA Improves The Sight Of Cataract Sufferers

June 12, 2014 - Posted by admin

Overtime the lenses of your eye begin to cloud. This clouding is called a cataract, and it is the leading cause of vision loss in people over 55. In order to treat cataracts and restore vision, the clouded lens must …

 
 
Eye Chart

Inspirational Eye Chart

June 11, 2014 - Posted by admin

CAN YOU READ OUR DOC’S FAVORITE QUOTE? Print this inspirational quote to display in your home or office. CAN YOU READ OUR DOC’S FAVORITE QUOTE?