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Springing Into Spring with Improved Reading Vision

April 5, 2017

Spring is here and annual checkups and physicals are at the top of most families lists. Improving reading vision is an important part of many of our lives, especially for those who live an active life. Spring could be a good time to discuss with your eye care professional about how you can improve reading […]


LipiFlow Treatment For Dry Eyes

April 4, 2017

If you suffer from  Dry Eye, you are familiar with how it can affect your daily life.  Dry Eye Syndrome is caused when the eyes do not produce a sufficient amount of tears. The symptoms of Dry Eye Syndrome may start with minor inconveniences, but have the ability to worsen over time if it is […]


Your Favorite Foods Can Be Causing Eye Problems

March 13, 2017

1. Coffee Many of us can’t get our day started without our daily cup of coffee, but research suggests that it may be affecting our eyesight. According to the Journal Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, consuming large amounts of caffeine can lead to glaucoma, which is a known cause to blindness.  Avid coffee drinkers who consume […]


8 Tips for Healthier Eyes

February 28, 2017

Often we think about keeping physically fit, how about keeping your eyes health as part of your health goals. This infographic provides 8 great tips for keeping your eyes healthy.


Making Vitamins Work For Your Eye Care

February 21, 2017

Vitamins are often recognized for overall general health, but did you know they can help provide eye care as well? Taking the time to start a vitamin regimen can help your overall vision care. Different supplements can improve your eye health such as flaxseed, fish oil, Niacin, and Antioxidants. Asking your eye care professional which […]


Top 4 Questions Before Fortified LASIK

February 20, 2017

If you are getting ready for LASIK in Los Angeles or considering your options, you probably have many questions you need answered. There are several myths and misconceptions about the LASIK procedure and it is often hard to decide whether or not this procedure is right for you. The following questions and answers below may […]


Alleviate Dry Eyes During The Fall

As the leaves change colors and fall quickly approaches, the air gets drier causing the eyes to dry out. Dry eye’s is a common condition that is suffered by many people around the world. One of the main causes of Dry Eye is Meibomian Gland Dysfunction. Meibomian gland dysfunction causes a blockage of your meibomian […]


The Doctor’s Orders To A Successful Valentine’s Day

February 14, 2017

As a kid I loved getting all those hand-cut, pastel cardboard Valentine’s Day cards from my classmates. Didn’t you love that? It put a big smile on my face, especially when I got a card from Leisl Herman, who I had a crush on. Somewhere between 5th grade and college the teachers sadly dropped that […]


A Guide to Cataracts & Treatment Options

February 6, 2017

For those who have a family history of Cataracts and know what the progression of this is like, you understand that Cataracts can cause problems within everyday activities and over time your vision can become severely compromised. A Cataract is a clouding of the eye’s lens which causes distortions in the patient’s vision over time. […]


Learn the facts between CXL vs. Holcomb C3-R

January 30, 2017

If you are still on the fence about what crosslinking procedure is the right fit for you, please refer to this helpful infographic.  Here you will find the comparison between CXL and the Holcomb C3-R keratoconus procedures. The CXL procedure is an invasive, surgical procedure that painfully scrapes the cornea epithelium. The Holcomb C3-R procedure […]