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Common Eye Diseases and Imaging Equipment Used to Detect Them

There are some common eye diseases that can be detected during an annual eye exam. Some of these diseases may affect one’s vision and cause symptoms,  and some of them may not affect vision and therefore not cause any symptoms … Continue reading

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Orthokeratolgy

How would you like to go all day without glasses or contact lenses and still be able to see?  If you’ve been thinking about lasik or if you are too young to get lasik, there is a less expensive, non-surgical … Continue reading

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Wave Custom Contact Lens System

Our office designs Wave Contact Lenses for patients requiring correction of distance, near, astigmatism, bifocal, orthokeratology, keratoconus, pellucid marginal degeneration,  and post corneal transplants or post refractive surgery.  They can be designed in both rigid gas permeable contact lenses (corneal … Continue reading

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How Would You Treat A Red-Eye?

You had a good night’s sleep and nothing out of the ordinary happened the night before, but somehow you woke up with a red-eye.  It may be watery, itchy or it may have some kind of discharge.  Your eye may … Continue reading

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Hybrid Contact Lenses

Contact lens technology has come a long way with new designs and materials.  Contact lenses were first “hard”, made of a non-permeable to oxygen material.  Rigid gas permeable (RGP) contact lenses then followed allowing more oxygen through the lens and … Continue reading

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Glaucoma

When it comes to our eyes, we have all heard of the term glaucoma in some way or other.  We may know of family and friends who have glaucoma and are being treated for it.  Some of us associate it with the … Continue reading

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Punctal Plugs for Dry Eyes!

Dry eyes is a chronic progressive eye surface disease that affects a large number of us.  There are a lot of risk factors and causes.  Inflammation on the eye surface and eyelids are some of the main causes of dry eyes.  This … Continue reading

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