All About Intraocular Lens (IOL) Implants

What Are Intraocular Lens Implants? An intraocular lens (IOL) implant is an acrylic replacement for your eye’s natural lens and takes over the image-focusing function in your eye. The IOL, just like the natural lens, focuses light inside the eye. IOLs are able to correct a wider range of vision problems than any other vision… Continue Reading →

PRK Eye Surgery (LASIK Alternative)

What Is PRK (Photorefractive Keratectomy) Eye Surgery? Photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) is a laser eye surgery which reshapes the cornea, the clear front part of the eye. This allows light to focus on the retina, creating sharp, clear vision. PRK is performed with the help of a highly precise excimer laser, which is used to remove… Continue Reading →

Diabetic Eye Disease: What You Need to Know

What Is Diabetic Eye Disease? Diabetes, a metabolic disorder where the body has elevated blood sugar levels for prolonged periods of time, can have a dramatic effect on your health. This includes the health and function of your eyes, as diabetes and eyesight are interconnected. Diabetes is one of the leading causes of irreversible blindness… Continue Reading →

COVID-19 Survival Tips

COVID-19 is legit and real. This is not the flu. It is serious. It can kill. Like you, I have been watching the development of the pandemic — eyes wide open in disbelief while holding my breath, trying not to touch my face, washing my hands, social distancing, sheltering in place, self-quarantining, scaling down my… Continue Reading →

COVID-19 Update: A Letter to Patients & Friends

Dear Patients and Friends, We hope this letter finds you well during this difficult time. We are keeping you personally and our community at large in our prayers. Everyone is struggling with their own version of this crisis. Some of us are sick, or we may have loved ones who are ill. For those of… Continue Reading →