Where do my donated glasses go?
Just had surgery and wondering what to do with your once well-loved glasses? We get it. Throwing them away feels like a waste, but keeping them tucked in a drawer isn’t helping anyone either. At […]
Navigating Vision Correction: LASIK vs. EVO ICL for Long Term Clarity
Vision is an irreplaceable treasure, and we know the quest for clear sight through glasses and contact lenses can be an ongoing journey for a lot of our patients. With myopia affecting a substantial and […]
EVO ICL vs. LASIK & PRK
As a refractive surgeon, I have had the great privilege and pleasure to help tens of thousands of people get out of their glasses and contact lenses. Over the past 25 years, we have developed […]
Enhancement: Flap Lift vs. PRK? Making an Informed Choice.
Laser technology for clear uncorrected vision has existed for about 30 years, and often leads people to LASIK and PRK, which are by far the two most common procedures for vision correction. In some cases, an […]
Heads Up with NGENUITY
In the ever-evolving world of medical technology, breakthroughs continue to transform the healthcare landscape, benefiting both medical practitioners and their patients. One such groundbreaking innovation that’s taking the surgical world by storm is the NGENUITY […]
What’s in a Lens?
What’s in a Lens? Comparing the Human Crystalline Lens, Implantable Collamer Lenses (ICLs), and Intraocular Lenses (IOLs) The field of ophthalmology has witnessed remarkable advancements in lens technology over the years, revolutionizing the way we […]
Optometrists and ophthalmologists often work as a combined care team for patients seeking vision correction through refractive and lens based surgeries. This type of collaborative care is commonly referred to as “co-management”. Family optometrists (ODs) […]
Are my Eyedrops Safe?
Eye doctors and patients across the globe are on high alert with a very important question that’s seemingly never broken ground before: “Are my eyedrops safe?” This post will cover drop composition, use, safety, and […]
Understanding Mechanisms of Myopia: Nature vs Nurture
Myopia and Nature vs Nurture: The Great Debate! Myopia, commonly known as nearsightedness, is a refractive error that causes distant objects to appear blurry. It is a condition that affects approximately one-third of the global […]