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January 1, 2019
Amy Kotecha, MD and The American Academy of Ophthalmology
I often get asked. Can I smoke marijuana to help protect myself from or treat glaucoma ?
This is an interesting question. More studies may need to be done to evaluate the long term effects of Marijuana on eye health. However at the moment, the American Academy of Op...
March 26, 2017
Amy Kotecha, MD
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...
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...
SLT Laser: Non medical treatment for glaucoma now offered at Capital Vision
October 2, 2019
The Importance of Comprehensive Eye Exams
August 18, 2019
July 18, 2019
Effects of Marijuana on Vision
Low Dose Atropine May Prevent Myopia Progression in Children
November 29, 2018
What is a pterygium (surfer's eye)?
September 18, 2018
Should You Be Worried About Blue Light?
September 7, 2018
Caffeine and Glaucoma
April 6, 2018
Vollure - A New Dermal Filler by Allergan that Lasts Up to 18 months
March 27, 2018
Another Reason to exercise
January 2, 2018
Welcome to our new website and blog!
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