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Vision Harvest 2011: Richard’s Dilema

August 26th, 2011

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 …

 
 

Harvest Vision Once Again: The Music Video

November 16th, 2010

I introduced Warren Barootajan back in August of this year.  Warren is a 63 year cabinet maker from upstate NY. His poor vision from cataracts have contributed to his inability to work. Without insurance he is unable to seek treatment. …

 
 

Vision Harvest 2010 A Huge Success: 24 Receive Free Cataract Surgery

October 27th, 2010

  Friday's Vision Harvest went off without a hitch.  24 people were able to have their vision improved with free cataract surgery.  These patients all suffered with cataracts, but were unable to seek the treatment they needed, as they had …

 
 

Vision Harvest 2010: From Tennessee to NJ With a Little Help From Her Friends..

October 21st, 2010

So tomorrow is our second annual Vision Harvest free cataract surgery day!  I saw our final patient pre operatively today, and its a great story!  Shirley lives in Tennessee, can't see because of her cataracts, and can't afford surgery as …

 
 

4 More Days Until This Year’s Vision Harvest Free Cataract Day!

October 18th, 2010

We are coming down to the wire for Vision Harvest 2010 Free cataract surgery Day at River Drive Surgery Center.  As of today, 25 patients are scheduled to receive free cataract surgery on this Friday, October 22.  Patients have come …

 
 

Vision Harvest 2010: Jeff Discusses Cataracts, Glare, & the Inability to Work

August 26th, 2010

Jeff made the trip to EyeCare 20/20 last week to participate in this year's Vision Harvest free cataract surgery day, set for October 22.  He has been complaining of decreased vision and extreme glare.  This has affected his ability to …

 
 

Vision Harvest 2010: Waren Discusses His Cataract Troubles

August 20th, 2010

With the date of this year's Vision Harvest set for October 22, we are starting to see many patients at EyeCare 20/20 in need of cataract surgery who are without the means to pay for it.  I will be posting …

 
 

First Vision Harvest Bike Ride: 120 Miles For Free Cataract Surgery

August 13th, 2010

Next Saturday, I plan on riding my bicycle from Livingston to Margate New Jersey.  I figure the route will be about 120 miles, it should be quite challenging.  I have also decided to incorporate my biking passion with raising some …

 
 

Vision Harvest Free Cataract Surgery Press Release

August 9th, 2010

Since August is Cataract Awareness Month, we decided to get an early start to this year's Vision Harvest initiative.  Here is a copy of our press release: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: Keri Muli @ 20/20 Communications, Inc. P: 973-560-1500 …

 
 

Vision Harvest 2010: Free Cararact Surgery Date Set

July 28th, 2010

Friday, October 22 will be the date for the second 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, …