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A Comprehensive Guide To Caring For Your Contact Lenses

June 15, 2022
In an age where people are increasingly neglecting their health, it is essential to take the necessary precautions to maintain healthy eyesight.  You can wear contact lenses instead of glasses if you want a more natural appearance and don't mind the extra care required to keep them clean and hygienic.  To get the most out of your contact lenses, following some basic guidelines for caring for them is crucial. With this guide, you'll learn everything you need to know about taking care of your contact lenses. How to insert and remove contact lenses Contact lenses are a great way to improve… Read Full Post
Category: Contact Lenses

Do Contact Lenses Damage Your Eyes?

May 31, 2022
Man putting contact lensesWearing contact lenses is more convenient than wearing glasses. However, if used improperly, contact lenses can increase the risk of corneal ulcers and eye infections. At… Read Full Post
Category: Contact Lenses

What Are the Benefits of Eyelid Surgery?

April 07, 2022
Aging eyes can make you look tired, obscure your vision, and have other unwanted consequences. Fortunately, there’s a safe and effective way to rejuvenate your eye area. Not only can eyelid surgery lift and tighten sagging skin, but it can also remove under-eye bags. Eyelid Surgery Benefits… Read Full Post

5 Ways To Prevent Vision Loss From Glaucoma

March 17, 2022
Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness worldwide. It’s characterized by abnormally high eye pressure that slowly damages the optic nerve. Unfortunately, vision loss due to glaucoma can’t be treated. That makes these steps to prevent vision loss all the more important:… Read Full Post

Can Cataracts Cause Headaches?

February 03, 2022
Middle aged older woman massaging her templesIt can be difficult enough to navigate the vision issues associated with cataracts. After all, cataracts cause things to look blurry, hazy, or dull. They might make you see double and increase your sensitivity to light.… Read Full Post
Category: Cataracts

Habits That Are Bad for Your Eyes

January 05, 2022
The start of a new year is a perfect time to embrace healthy lifestyle changes. It’s also a great opportunity to let go of the behaviors that are working against you. Here are some habits that you should try to break in 2022 in order to set yourself up for a lifetime of optimal eye health. For personalized information related to your eye conditions or lifestyle, we encourage you to schedule an appointment with a member of our skilled eye care team located in New Jersey.… Read Full Post

Common Winter Eye Problems and Solutions

December 08, 2021
Taking care of your eyes year-round can be difficult. After all, each season brings its own challenges. Spring comes with irritating plant pollen, and summer means dry air conditioning. But winter, in particular, tends to create a perfect storm of factors that can aggravate your eyes. Our New Jersey eye doctors want you to enjoy clear and comfortable vision. Here are some of the most common winter eye problems that our patients experience, along with potential solutions:… Read Full Post

Why the Holidays Are the Perfect Time for LASIK

November 12, 2021
There’s a good chance you’re busy finding the perfect presents for your loved ones. But don’t forget that you deserve something special, too. And what better gift than clear vision?  If you’ve been thinking about getting LASIK to reduce your dependency on glasses and contacts, then you’re in luck. Now’s one of the best times of the year to book your surgery.… Read Full Post
Category: Lasik

Halloween Eye Safety: Prevent Infection and Injury

October 05, 2021
Ghosts aren’t the only things to be worried about this October. Some scary threats to your eye health are lurking in popular costume accessories and makeup products. If you want to dress up without risking your vision, follow these suggestions from our skilled ophthalmologists:… Read Full Post
Category: Contact Lenses

Eye Care Tips for Travelers

September 21, 2021
Are you preparing for a trip or vacation? It’s hard to leave your passport behind but easy to forget about your eye care needs. These tips from our ophthalmologists will help prevent issues like lost contact lenses, uncomfortable dryness, and sun damage while you’re away from home.… Read Full Post
Category: Contact Lenses