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LASIK Suitability: Factors That Determine Your Candidacy

When it comes to vision correction, LASIK surgery has become a household name, offering millions the possibility of a life free from glasses or contact lenses. But before you can revel in the prospect of clear vision, it's essential to determine whether you're a suitable candidate for this procedure.


Urgent Eye Matters: Protocols for Dealing with Eye Emergencies

There are few things as critical as our eyesight. Yet, the importance of maintaining good eye health is often overlooked until urgent eye matters arise. When these emergencies occur, they can be frightening and overwhelming.


Find the Perfect Frames to Complete Your Look This Holiday Season

It's the most wonderful time of the year again. The holiday season is upon us, a time of joy, cheer, and of course, fashion. As we prepare to celebrate, we often take extra care in choosing our outfits, ensuring that we look our best for the festive occasions. This year, let's not forget an often-overlooked accessory that can significantly enhance our look - our eyeglasses frames. A pair of perfect frames can effortlessly add a dash of style and sophistication to our holiday ensemble.


When to See a Doctor for Conjunctivitis: Recognizing Serious Symptoms

Conjunctivitis, often referred to as pink eye, is an inflammation or infection of the transparent membrane that lines your eyelid and covers the white part of your eyeball. Though common, it’s essential to recognize serious symptoms, and know when to see a doctor for conjunctivitis.


Signs That Your Child Has Myopia

Myopia typically starts to develop in childhood, often between the ages of 6 and 14. It's more commonly found in children who have at least one parent with myopia, suggesting a genetic link.


Addressing Screen Time: Tips for Protecting Children's Eye Health

In a world where technology and digital devices are intertwined with our daily activities, the impact of screen time on children's eye health is a pressing concern for parents and health professionals alike.


Is IPL Dry Eye Treatment Suitable for Everyone?

Patients who struggle with dry eye have symptoms that range from mild discomfort to severe, life-disrupting pain. If you're one of these individuals, you've probably tried every eye drop, warm compress, and dietary supplement on the market.


Managing Chronic Dry Eye: Long-term Benefits of IPL Treatment

Chronic dry eye can make your life miserable. Your eyes feel like sandpaper, you cannot focus on anything, and you dread putting on contact lenses.


Pediatric Eye Care: Common Eye Conditions and Their Treatment

Your little one's eyes are precious and deserve the best care. But sometimes, they can have eye problems affecting their vision and health. Some eye problems are present at birth, while others develop later in childhood. Some are mild and easy to treat, while others are serious and need surgery or ongoing treatment.