October 15, 2018
You ask, we answer: What Happens the Day of Cataract Surgery? You will be at the surgery center for about 2 hours. Here is what happens, step-by-step: Registration - Register at the front desk. The receptionist will review your insurance and demographic information and verify that you have a ride home from surgery. Prep for... read more
September 12, 2018
You ask, we answer: Common Questions about Cataract Surgery Recovery Q: How soon can I go back to work? How soon can I exercise? A: Most patients can return to their normal routine the day after surgery, including driving, working or exercising. One exclusion to this is swimming, as you should wait at least one... read more
August 22, 2018
Q: Does my insurance cover Cataract Surgery? A: If you have Medicare or private insurance, your surgery will be covered if your doctor diagnoses you with operable cataracts that are affecting your daily activities. However, it is possible to have cataracts that are not developed enough for insurance to consider surgery necessary. Your surgeon will... read more
August 8, 2018
3 Common Questions about Cataract Surgery Q: Are there any restrictions after cataract surgery? A: There are a few minor restrictions after cataract surgery (Avoid swimming for 1 week, do not put makeup around eye for 1 week). Everything else that you normally do (Drive, go to work, exercise) is ok to begin by the... read more
July 5, 2018
Sunglasses are a great fashion accessory, but their most important job is to protect your eyes from the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays. When purchasing sunglasses, look for ones that block out 99 to 100% of both UVA and UVB radiation, so you can keep your vision sharp and eyes healthy. A wide-brimmed hat offers great protection, too!... read more
June 22, 2018
Our summer schedules are filling up quickly! Does your son or daughter (or you) need an appointment before school is back in session? Call us today to snag your spot!
June 21, 2018
Sunglasses are a great fashion accessory, but their most important job is to protect your eyes from the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays. Our opticians can help you pick out sunglasses to protect your eyes! Stop in today to check our collection of sunglasses, from designers like Kate Spade NY, Bobbi Brown, Carolina Herrera, Ray-Ban, Polaroid,... read more
June 18, 2018
In honor of cataract awareness month, check out this great article from the New York Times. It reviews a recent medical study, which found that "...cataract surgery may decrease mortality risk related to multiple types of systemic illness."
June 14, 2018
We are visiting the 2018 White Horse Village Health Fair today! Come visit our table for free goodies or just to say hi.
June 8, 2018
From National Geographic, a great video about the health indicators that can be found during an eye exam: "Your eyes are tiny spheres of wonder. A doctor can find warning signs of high blood pressure, diabetes, and a whole range of other systemic health issues, just by examining your eyes. Ophthalmologist Neal Adams explains why... read more