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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 […]


3 Reasons You Should Have Included Your Eyes in Your New Year’s Resolution

January 9, 2017

With the New Year just beginning, we often feel the need to change and do something different. Resolutions are the focal point of our thoughts but we seldom add our vision care as something we focus on. Most people think of losing weight, quitting smoking, and other health-related changes for their resolutions but thinking of […]


7 Things You Could Do To Avoid Eye Strain At Your Desk Job

December 26, 2016

1. Sitting too close to your computer screen, Obvious right? We do this without realizing it, but staring at a screen so close can result in eye fatigue, dryness and blurry vision. Staring closely at the screen, tires out our ciliary muscle which controls the eye lens to focus. 2. Out with the old in […]