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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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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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Children’s Eye Exam and Why Your Child Needs One?

We are constantly hearing about the importance of children’s back to school eye exams.  Why are these exams so important?  What are we as eye doctors looking for?  What are we trying to prevent? The reason that an eye exam is … Continue reading

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When should we have an eye exam?

When should we have an eye exam?  Should we have an eye exam only if we have a vision problem?  Should we see the optometrist or ophthalmologist only when we need to update our glasses or contact lenses?  Ask your … Continue reading

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Eyeglasses in Encino, Ca.

The Basics of Eyeglasses Eyeglasses are even more popular today than they ever used to be,  despite the large availability and use of contact lenses and vision correction surgery. Frame styles branded with high-profile designer brands are always in demand because eyeglasses … Continue reading

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