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The Cost Of An Eye Exam

August 4th, 2019|Categories: Vision Care|

All too often people efficiently manage other aspects of their health and wellbeing but neglect their eyes. Many problems with our eyes can be swiftly diagnosed and treated before becoming major issues. For the cost of your regular eye exam, you can avoid many complications and long-lasting conditions. In [...]

What Are The Symptoms of Glaucoma?

June 24th, 2019|Categories: Glaucoma Treatment|

You had glaucoma tests at your annual eye exam, but you may wonder, what are the symptoms of glaucoma? This eye disease can quickly become a serious illness. In fact, it is one of the leading causes of partial or total blindness worldwide. That is why it is so important [...]

Find the Right LASIK Surgeon

June 2nd, 2019|Categories: Vision Care|

By Stephanie Dello Russo, New Jersey Eye Center With the rise of corporate, hedge-fund owned LASIK centers in the metro area, there has been a spate of misinformation presented to potential LASIK clients. Often, these companies are headquartered in Canada, South Florida, and parts unknown. They are usually sheltered and [...]

10 Interesting Facts About Cataracts

April 21st, 2019|Categories: Cataract Surgery|

Cataracts affect one in six people over 40 in the US. They are the most common cause of blindness and vision loss in adults. But despite their frequency, a lot of people don’t know much about this condition. With that in mind, here are ten interesting facts about cataracts [...]

Blocked Tear Duct: Signs, Symptoms, and Causes

April 7th, 2019|Categories: Eye Infections|

Blocked tear ducts are a common eye condition that causes tear duct obstruction. When left untreated, blocked ducts can lead to a wide array of problems. This issue is more often found in babies than in adults. In fact, 1 out of 20 babies is born with a tear [...]

What To Do For Dark Shadows Under The Eyes

March 25th, 2019|Categories: Vision Care|

It’s something we have all looked in the mirror and seen--dark shadows under our eyes. Commonly known as bags, these dark circles can affect everyone, men, women, the young, or the older generations. They can appear after a heavy night drinking alcohol. But we even see them after having [...]

February is Macular Degeneration Awareness Month

February 25th, 2019|Categories: Retina Disorders|

Age-related macular degeneration is a common condition which many of us have never heard of. In the US alone, it’s estimated that over 9 million people suffer from it. This number is expected to double by the year 2050.  Macular degeneration is also the leading cause of blindness among [...]

Why Rubbing Your Eyes Can Be Dangerous

February 10th, 2019|Categories: Vision Care|

Think about how often you find yourself rubbing your eyes? For the majority of us, it is something we do on a regular basis. It’s a natural reaction whenever our eyes are sore or itchy. Rubbing can provide relief when we are tired and especially during the allergy seasons. [...]