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...

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...

April 8, 2016

I hear many patients complain of pain around the eyes.  Many of these pains are associated with or caused by headaches or migraines.  As much of our days are now spent on computers and small electronic devices, the frequency of these pains appears to be increasing.  As...

November 24, 2014

Winter months on the east coast may be filled with cold, blustery days and a winter wonderland with glare from the sun coming down on it.  


There are a few simple precautions that you may take to keep your eyes healthy and safe during these cold months.


1.  Wea...

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