Causes and Treatments of Eye Allergies

By | 2018-07-09T18:41:24+00:00 July 9th, 2018|General Practice|

Causes and Treatments Of Eye Allergies Eye allergies occur when the eye comes into contact with an irritating substance, such as pollen, dust or mold. While most people might not be affected by such substances, people with certain eye allergies may suffer. They  involve an allergic reaction to specific substances or [...]

Prevent Myopia From Getting Worse

By | 2018-06-14T13:10:27+00:00 June 14th, 2018|Retina|

Prevent Myopia From Getting Worse It can be easy to prevent myopia from getting worse once you know what causes it. Myopia, more commonly known as nearsightedness, is caused by a distortion in the shape of the eyeball. Due to this slight distortion, images are projected on the front of the retina rather [...]

Diabetic Retinopathy Causes and How to Reverse Them

By | 2018-05-29T13:28:22+00:00 May 29th, 2018|Retina|

Diabetic Retinopathy Causes and How to Reverse Them Interested in learning how to keep diabetic retinopathy under control and even reversing it? Diabetic retinopathy causes are complex, but understanding them is important if you want to control the disease.   By Dr. Alain Bauza Diabetic retinopathy causes Diabetic retinopathy (DR) occurs when uncontrolled blood sugar leads [...]

What Is the Treatment for Retinal Vein Occlusion?

By | 2018-05-21T13:09:17+00:00 May 21st, 2018|Retina|

What Is the Treatment for Retinal Vein Occlusion? A retinal vein occlusion is a sudden onset condition which can lead to permanent blindness. It happens when a vein in the retina gets blocked, causing pressure in the eye. This, in turn, can lead to bleeding, swellings or fluid leaks. A mild retinal vein [...]

Five Recommended Types of Eye Stye Treatments

By | 2018-05-07T13:17:34+00:00 May 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Five Recommended Types of Eye Stye Treatments While eye styes can be annoying and even painful, there are several eye stye treatments to consider. A stye is a small red bump that appears along the lash line due to a clogging of the pores there. They are normally sensitive and itchy but are [...]

How to Prevent Macular Degeneration: Do’s and Don’ts

By | 2018-04-19T16:01:33+00:00 April 19th, 2018|Retina|

How to Prevent Macular Degeneration: Do's and Don’ts If you are looking for ways to prevent macular degeneration, there are some do's and don’ts that you should be aware of. Also known as age-related macular degeneration (AMD), it is the leading cause of eyesight loss in older adults. But younger people should not [...]

Flashes of Light: What To Do?

By | 2018-04-12T20:31:06+00:00 April 12th, 2018|Retina|

Flashes of Light: What To Do? If you see occasional lightning streaks, specks or flashes of light in your field of vision, don’t be alarmed. They are quite common, especially in elderly people. Mention it to your ophthalmologist during your next eye exam. If, however, you suddenly start seeing persistent [...]

Tips to stop glaucoma progression

By | 2018-03-11T06:39:31+00:00 March 11th, 2018|Glaucoma Treatment|

Tips to stop glaucoma progression If you want to stop glaucoma progression, there are a few things you can do. First off, you should get an eye exam by an ophthalmologist. This will determine the kinds of treatment your doctor can recommend. Eye exams are of two main types – to check your [...]

How to Deal With Dry Eyes in Winter – Do’s and Don’ts.

By | 2018-02-12T21:08:52+00:00 February 12th, 2018|Dry Eye Treatment|

How to Deal With Dry Eyes in Winter - Do's and Don'ts. Dry eyes are a common complaint, especially in winter time. Doctors at New Jersey Eye Center, for instance, encounter the ailment on a daily basis these days. But what causes dry eyes in winter and how can you help yourself feel [...]

Interview with Dr. Alain Bauza

By | 2018-01-30T06:18:19+00:00 January 30th, 2018|General Practice|

Dr. Alain Bauza Dr. Alain Bauza is a comprehensive ophthalmologist at the New Jersey Eye Center. He provides primary care for all eye diseases and conditions. We met him recently to talk about his role at the clinic. The following interview is by Twinlight Studios. Dr. Bauza, what can you tell us [...]