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Protect Yourself Against Eye Injuries

Prevention, Prevention, Prevention�.. That is the best eye care you can give yourself. According to eye experts and doctors, 90% of workplace eye injuries could be avoided or lessened if safety eyewear was worn properly. Common eye injuries in the workplace are foreign bodies, chemicals in the eye, ultraviolet or infrared radiation exposure and cuts […]

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Cataract Surgery Update 2014

Eye surgeons have been using lasers for the management of cataracts and their complications for years. Remember, a LASER is an optical knife! With that in mind, burning or vaporizing eye tissues is done with a variety of lasers. Cataracts are simply a clouding of the eye’s natural lens. The treatment is to remove the cloudy […]

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Eye Floaters

The  vitreous is a gel-like material that fills the back 2/3rds of the eye.  As the vitreous ages, it gradually liquefies and fluid escapes and accumulates over the retinal center called the macula. This process can go on for a number of years before the vitreous completely separates and detaches from the retina.  As the […]

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Stem Cells for the Eye – Part 1

The news is full of promising stories and research articles regarding this exciting technology. What exactly are Stem Cells (first named by Russian histologist Alexander Maksimov in 1908) and how do ophthalmologists use them today?So the idea is to locate and use immature body cells and transplant them into the eye. Oaky sounds reasonable so […]

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Summertime eyecare

As the temperature rises and the days grow longer our thoughts begin to revolve around fun in the sun and upcoming summertime vacations.  Whether your plans include the beach, the lake, the mountains, or the backyard, don’t forget to take care of your eyes. Proper eyewear As your time outside increases, proper eyewear is essential to […]

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Contact lenses for all ages

Are you a candidate for contact lens wear?  How often has that question crossed your mind?  If so, it is important that you understand the various contact lens options. Let’s first begin with the benefits of contact lenses. More comfortable than wearing glasses. Can be utilized when playing contact sports or participating in other physical activities. Allows […]

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