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If you have questions about eye care, you’re in the right place. Here at the New Jersey Eye Center, we believe that the safety of your eyes should never be left to chance. We aim to provide all the information you need to keep your eyes healthy. Whether you are worried about symptoms or want to know what to expect during an eye exam, we’ve got you covered. Check out our comprehensive range of eye care articles here to find the answers you’re looking for. If you can’t find the info you need, just contact us at the New Jersey Eye Center and our friendly team will be happy to assist.

Understanding Eye Allergies: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

2022-07-25T05:42:00-04:00May 25th, 2021|Vision Care|

Eye allergies are a very common problem. Each year, a number of Americans suffer from various types of eye allergies. These eye allergies usually happen due to various causes such as pollen, dust, pets, feathers, or other reasons. The eye allergy symptoms may cause your eyes to become red, blurry, swollen, dry, or watery [...]

What precautions should be taken after laser eye surgery?

2022-07-25T08:12:53-04:00April 26th, 2021|Vision Care|

Lasik eye surgery is a refractive surgery designed to correct a range of vision problems, including nearsightedness (myopia), farsightedness (hyperopia), and astigmatism. It is a relatively safe and painless procedure that is performed using specialized laser technology to precisely reshape the cornea to improve vision. It mostly takes less than half an hour [...]

Blurry Vision? It can be a symptom of serious eye disease!

2021-04-01T03:19:35-04:00April 1st, 2021|Vision Care|

Does your vision sometimes appear blurry, unclear, or unfocused? Did you know it is the most common symptom of many types of vision problems? Although vision problems are among the most common issues that people usually face as they get older, in many cases, blurry vision can be a sign of developing eye diseases [...]

Eye Exam From a Reputable Ophthalmologist 1

2022-07-25T04:11:37-04:00March 23rd, 2020|Vision Care|

Your eyes are one of the most important parts of your body; therefore, neglecting optical care can potentially have severe consequences. Rubbing your eyes is a harmful habit that can further aggravate an infection or astigmatism (a condition marked by blurred vision).  If there is a history of conditions such as glaucoma or [...]

What To Expect During LASIK Surgery?

2021-02-10T05:46:22-05:00January 30th, 2020|Vision Care|

With the start of a new year, many people have already made a few resolutions for this year - losing weight, quitting smoking or drinking, going for an adventurous expedition, and more. For many people, their resolutions probably wouldn't include visiting an eye specialist, heart specialist, dentist, or any other healthcare professional for [...]

The Cost Of An Eye Exam

2021-02-11T00:29:20-05:00August 4th, 2019|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 this post, we’ll [...]

Why Do Some People Blink More?

2021-01-08T02:59:18-05:00July 15th, 2019|Vision Care|

Wondering why some people blink more and some don’t? The average American adult blinks a whopping 29,000 times every day. That’s around 1,300 times each hour. The reason for this blinking is linked to the lubrication of your eyes. What blinking does Each time you blink, your body does so to spread lubricating [...]

Find the Right LASIK Surgeon

2021-02-11T00:36:44-05:00June 2nd, 2019|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 highly protected by layers [...]

What To Do For Dark Shadows Under The Eyes

2021-02-12T00:36:32-05:00March 25th, 2019|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 had a solid eight [...]

Why Rubbing Your Eyes Can Be Dangerous

2021-02-12T00:59:25-05:00February 10th, 2019|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. Our eyes need [...]