Ophthalmology

Dry eye is a common eye condition marked by a lack of tears to provide lubrication in the eyes. Tears play and essential role in maintaining eye...

Macular degeneration is an age-related eye condition marked by deterioration of the macula, the tiny area at the center of the retina that plays an integral role...

Anesthesia is a way to give you medicine that blocks pain during medical procedures, especially surgery. Depending on the type of anesthesia used, you might be completely...

Intraocular lenses, commonly referred to as IOLs, are artificial lenses that can be implanted into the eye in order to correct vision problems caused by the natural...

Keratoconus is an eye condition in which the cornea, or clear tissue covering the front of the eye, becomes weaker. As a result, the shape of the...

As the second leading cause of blindness in the United States, glaucoma is a group of eye diseases in which the optic nerve has been damaged by...

A cataract is a gradual clouding of the lens in the eye that can cause a range of vision problems. The lens, along with the cornea transmits...

Presbyopia is an eye condition in which decreased flexibility of the lens of the eye makes focusing at short distances more difficult. It is one of the...

Intrastromal corneal ring segments, also known as intracorneal rings, are small devices implanted into the eye to correct vision. This minimally invasive surgical option is usually used...

Epi-LASIK is a new form of refractive surgery. This alternative to LASIK eye surgery was introduced in 2003, and has already enabled thousands of patients to go...

LASEK eye surgery is one of the newer types of laser eye surgery. It is a popular option for people who are nearsighted, farsighted or who have...

Have you been told that you’re not a good candidate for LASIK, but are looking for an option that will allow you to reduce your dependence on...

Are you ready to move beyond your eyeglasses or contact lenses? If yes, than LASIK Eye Surgery may be the right procedure for you. LASIK, or “laser-assisted...

Refractive surgery is a category of vision correction treatments designed to improve the refractive state of the eye by reshaping the cornea or altering the way the...