January is Glaucoma Awareness Month

Wednesday, January 6th, 2021

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month. Glaucoma is a leading cause of vision loss and blindness in the United States. Many people don’t know that glaucoma has no symptoms in its early stages. The only way to find out if you have glaucoma is to get a comprehensive dilated eye exam. There’s no cure for glaucoma, but early treatment can often stop the damage and protect your vision....  read more

Jahnle Eye is open!

Thursday, July 9th, 2020

What Happens the Day of Cataract Surgery?

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

Cataract Surgery Recovery

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

The Cost of Cataract Surgery

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

3 Common Questions about Cataract Surgery

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

Cataract Awareness Month

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."

Eyes: The Windows to Your Health

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

Healthy Vision Month

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

My Online Clinic

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