April 9, 2020

(CNN)Focus on this, contact lens wearers of the world: To reduce the spread of the pandemic virus that causes Covid-19, experts suggest it's time to put your contact lenses on the shelf and dazzle the world with your frames.

That's because wearing glasses can help you s...

March 26, 2017

Controversy exists as to the effects of maijuana on vision and eye health.  A recent study shows that marijuana may stimulate retinal cells to assist with night vision.  

There is some evidence that shows that marijuana may lower eye pressures to aid in glaucoma tr...

November 5, 2016

Exercise may protect women from AMD
Investigators assessed the influence of vigorous exercise on the incidence of AMD in patients enrolled in a single, large cohort study. After controlling for common AMD risk factors, the authors found that women who exercised 3 times...

October 18, 2016

Do you suffer from dry eyes and feel like you have tried everything out there?  I am excited to now offer our patients the opportunity to obtain serum tears in conjunction with NovoTears.

 Because NovoTears are developed from your own blood serum, they are non-allergeni...

August 26, 2016

A recent analysis of golf related injuries showed that 51% of injuries (most related to the eye being hit with the ball or club) resulted in the globe of the eye being seriously injured or open and over 33% of these injuries required removal of the eye.  These scary fa...

August 14, 2016

The FDA has approved a new medication for dry eyes known as Xiidra ( lifitegrast ophthalmic solution )by Shire.

This is exciting news as it is the first medication that has been approved for dry eyes in over 10 years. 

 Xiidra is the first medication in a new class of dr...

August 20, 2014

It's that time of the year again.  Hard to believe that summer is ending and it is time to get ready for back to school.  Please remember to get your childrens' eyes checked. It is very important for children to get yearly eye exams to check the health of their eyes, u...

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