Monday, October 15th, 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
Wednesday, September 12th, 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
Wednesday, August 22nd, 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
Wednesday, August 8th, 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
Monday, June 18th, 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."
Friday, June 8th, 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
Thursday, May 17th, 2018
May Is Healthy Vision Month: Make Vision a Focus! Many Americans see the doctor every year for a physical. Lots of us also schedule regular visits to the dentist to get our teeth cleaned. But what about our eyes? The fact is, more than 23 million American adults have never had an eye exam. Every Healthy Vision Month,... read more
Wednesday, January 14th, 2015
Jahnle Eye has exciting news: we now have a feature on our website called My Online Clinic. You can click on the green button in the upper right corner of the screen to check it out. This online portal allows our patients to: Access their health records online Register a new patient Add... read more
Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014
We found this cool infographic about dry eyes from Systane. Dry eye symptoms are kicking in for a lot of our patients now that people are turning on their heat.
Monday, December 1st, 2014
Jahnle Eye has a new holiday window display! Visit us at our Havertown office today to check out our wintery window wonderland.