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Who Can Have Epi-LASIK

Who Can Have Epi-LASIK? It’s not for everyone, but many consider it a better option for some patients who will probably not do very well with LASIK or would have been unfit for the same. These include people who have … Continue reading

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The right to sight

THE RIGHT TO SIGHT: COMMON EYE PROBLEMS AND THEIR PREVENTION The eyes may be the mirrors of the soul but they’re also one of the most misunderstood parts of the body. Eye or Vision Problems are different for various age … Continue reading

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I BELIEVE EYE CAN FLY

I BELIEVE EYE CAN FLY!! Temperatures are warming up across the country and before you know it, it’ll be time for summer vacation again. As soon as school lets out for the summer, Indians are expected to start heading to … Continue reading

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Upcoming trends in refractive surgery

LASIK an acronym for LAser in SItu Keratomileusisis is a method of re-shaping the external surface of the eye [the cornea] to correct low, moderate and high degrees of nearsightedness, astigmatism and far-sightedness. LASIK is an outpatient procedure that usually … Continue reading

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Lazy eye or Amblyopia

‘Lazy eye’ or Amblyopia Amblyopia (“am-blee-oh-pee-ah”) is an eye problem that causes poor vision in children. This refers to diminished vision in one or both otherwise anatomically normal eyes.   Reasons for Amblyopia Amblyobia can happen in young children when … Continue reading

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DRY EYE PREVENTION AND TREATMENT

DRY EYE PREVENTION AND TREATMENT   DIET: One of the most important aspects for people who suffer from dry eyes is the prohibition against sugar and/or artificial sweeteners. Sugar increases the risk for dry eyes. Consumption of more than 11 … Continue reading

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DRY EYE common questions

DRY EYE How do I know my eyes are Dry? The usual symptoms include: Stinging or burning eyes Scratchiness Stringy mucus in or around the eyes Eye irritation from smoke or wind Difficulty wearing contact lenses Excess tearing – When … Continue reading

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Dry Eye

Dry Eye… What to do? As regards Dry Eyes…the treatment plan should involve a step- wise check of what is the cause or trigger factor for the dryness. This is done by our Cornea specialists who evaluate and follow up … Continue reading

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Contact Lens Nightmares

Contact Lens Nightmares The disposable contact lens has become a personal care item with a very short life. But do not assume that disposable contact lenses are worry-free just because they’re so convenient. Any lens can become contaminated and cause … Continue reading

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