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The Raindrop Inlay for Presbyopia

The Raindrop Near Vision Inlay, like the KAMRA Inlay also described on our website, has been FDA approved for Presbyopia, or difficulty with near vision. Presbyopia is the most common eye condition. The symptoms include difficulty seeing near objects, such … Continue reading

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The KAMRA Inlay

The saying goes, only 2 things are certain in life: Death and taxes. The 3rd certainty is that by age 45 or 50 you’ll need reading glasses. It’s called Presbyopia, an inability to see things up close. This inescapable fact … Continue reading

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The latest, most remarkable, Implantable Lens

  After decades as an eye surgeon, I still become excited and amazed at the technological breakthroughs in our field. The latest product that adds a new dimension of clarity and versatility is the Tecnis Symfony® lens by Abbott Medical Optics.. … Continue reading

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Eye Color Can Change as We Age

THE CLAIM — Eye color can change as we age. THE FACTS — It can bend light, bring the world into focus, and next to the human brain may be our most complicated organ. But for many people the most … Continue reading

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Keep an Eye on Your Vision Health

Going to the doctor, going to the dentist—all part of taking care of your health. But going to the eye doctor? Also important! Eye exams at every age and life stage can help keep your vision strong. Many people think … Continue reading

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Vision is our dominant sense

More than just sight is measured in terms of visual acuity, vision is the process of deriving meaning from what is seen. It is a complex, learned and developed set of functions that involve a multitude of skills. Research estimates … Continue reading

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What is Pink Eye?

Neonatal conjunctivitis (pink eye) is a red eye in a newborn caused by infection, irritation, or a blocked tear duct. When caused by an infection, neonatal conjunctivitis can be very serious. The cause of neonatal conjunctivitis is difficult to determine … Continue reading

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Eye Safety for Emergency Response and Disaster Recovery

After the structural collapse of a large building, emergency responders and support personnel are often exposed to hazardous agents and conditions. These workers are at high risk of injury and illness at such a site. Described in the link below … Continue reading

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Computer Eye Strain: 10 Steps for Relief

With so many of us using computers at work, computer eye strain has become a major job-related complaint. Studies show that eye strain and other bothersome visual symptoms occur in 50 to 90 percent of computer workers. These problems can … Continue reading

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The One Thing To Never Do When Putting In Contacts

What’s one thing to never do while putting in contacts? Not make sure they’re cleaned properly! Whether you have one-a-days, over nights, fortnights like I do, or color contacts for fun, forgetting to take care of your contacts and can … Continue reading

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