Category Archives: Eye Health and Diseases

Macular Degeneration

Individuals over the age of 50 are at a higher risk for developing age-related macular degeneration (AMD), which causes gradual vision loss. If you are over the age of 50 and have noticed changes in your vision, call our office to schedule an appointment with your eye doctor to discuss your risk for AMD. What…
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Know the Facts About Cataracts

Did you know, cataracts are the leading cause of blindness in the world? Cataracts affect nearly 20.5 million Americans age 40 and older.* If you are over the age of 50, you should have a yearly comprehensive eye exam to detect cataracts as they develop. A cataract is the clouding of the lens in your…
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Flashes, Floaters, and Spots: What’s in my Vision?

Have you noticed tiny shadows cast upon objects you are looking at? Do you see small spots in your vision when looking at a clear or overcast sky? You may be seeing floaters and spots in your field of vision. What is the spot in my vision? It is completely normal to see spots or…
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From The New York Times: Seeing Really Is Believing — How cataract surgery changed my life.

Read this first hand account from the New York Times on how cataract surgery changed Jennifer Finney Boylan's life. She is a contributing opinion writer, a professor of English at Barnard College, and the author of the novel “Long Black Veil.” [button text="Read Now" link="https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/20/opinion/seeing-really-is-believing.html?emc=edit_th_190321&nl=todaysheadlines&nlid=443968880321" style="default" size="normal" target="_blank" display="inline" icon="no"]
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