EyeCare 20/20 Participating in Vision Harvest 2015 by Providing Free Cataract Surgery

This year, in conjunction with River Drive Surgery and Laser Center and our new partner, AmSurg, we here at EyeCare 20/20 will be continuing our annual charity event, Vision Harvest. The event is organized each year in an effort to combat something that millions of Americans face: cataracts.

Cataracts are a debilitating affliction where the lenses […]

By |October 20th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Gut Bacteria May Be to Blame for Some Blindness

You might not know it, but your body is host to one million little soldiers in every milliliter of blood. These tiny defenders look like most other cells, but their purpose is very different. They lie in wait for their marching orders to find and attack invading germs or dangerous body cells […]

By |October 14th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dry Eyes? New Comprehensive Local Dry Eye Center Accredited by TearLab

Are you struggling with dry eyes but unsure of the true cause or how to effectively treat them? Now New Jersey’s EyeCare 20/20 provides relief with its new full-service, in-house Dry Eye Center led by an experienced, board-certified ophthalmologist.

Introducing EyeCare 20/20 Dry Eye Clinic to serve northern New Jersey

The new full-service Dry Eye Center within […]

By |October 12th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Vitamin D May Decease Odds of AMD

Take a moment and think about your workday. It’s probably busy, and if we’re being honest, a little stressful on occasion. You spend the mornings fighting traffic to get to your job on time, then work all day slaving away to earn a paycheck, to leave your mark, to provide service with […]

By |October 12th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

8 Ways to Make College the Best Time of Your Life

Is there anything better than back to school? The fresh textbooks, the sharpened pencils, the hustle and bustle on campus… it’s an exciting time of year, full of the possibilities of a fresh start.

Starting college is an especially transitional and especially exhilarating time, but it can be scary, too. Eyecare 20/20 has some important tips […]

By |October 5th, 2015|Millennials|0 Comments

Corrective Cataract Surgery Means Never Settling for So-So

Choosing to get surgery is not a decision anyone makes lightly. Before they come to us, our patients have done their due diligence—they’ve scoured industry resources, talked to many doctors, held consultations, budgeted their costs, and then come to the very best name in the business of cataract removal procedures, Dr. Cary M. Silverman.

At Eyecare […]

By |October 5th, 2015|Cataract surgery|0 Comments

Everything You Need to Know About Dry Eyes

The Science of Dry Eye Syndrome
The watery layer in the middle of the eye is the largest and thickest. It keeps the eye moist and comfortable by flushing out irritants (like dust, particles, and other random debris). Defects in this layer are the most common cause of Dry Eye Syndrome. Tears themselves are made of […]

By |September 29th, 2015|EyeCare Topics|0 Comments

Four Great New Jersey Biking Trails to See and Experience

There are two things to know about me: first and foremost, I’m a passionate ophthalmologist. I founded EyeCare 20/20 in 1986 and have built the practice from the ground up.

The second thing you have to know about me is that I simply love being active. I am constantly searching for the best, most scenic trails […]

By |September 25th, 2015|Community|0 Comments

Dysfunctional Lens Syndrome is Like Looking through a Dirty Window

Imagine that you live on a hill overlooking a valley. From your living room, you can look out the window and as far as you can see, there’s nothing but greenery, beautiful trees, and a small stream. It’s gorgeous, and your view is totally unobstructed by anything. One day, you settle into your plush armchair […]

By |September 24th, 2015|EyeCare Topics|0 Comments

7 Things to Do in New Jersey over Labor Day Weekend

Labor Day is coming up fast! It’s September 5 to 7, meaning that it’s a long weekend! This has been a time to celebrate workers, the labor movement, and the contributions of the working people towards America’s prosperity.

Make the most most of these last three days of summer for tanning, swimming, and sleeping in—as well […]

By |September 4th, 2015|Holiday|0 Comments