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Reducing Glare and Halo with  Wavefront Guided Scleral Lenses

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Introduction to Wavefront Guided Scleral Lenses For patients with complex corneas, such as keratoconus, pellucid marginal degeneration, ectasia, corneal transplants, after LASIK, and more, scleral lenses are lifesavers! They can provide comfort and improved vision when all other contact lens options have failed. However, for some patients, even those with 20/20 vision, the quality of […]

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Myopia is More Than Just Refractive Error: Causes, Symptoms, Risk Factors, and Ways to Slow Progression

Myopia: Understanding the Impact of Axial Length on Your Lifetime Vision What is Myopia and How Does it Develop? Myopia, commonly known as nearsightedness, is a refractive error that makes it difficult to see distant objects but easy to see near objects. It’s a widespread condition affecting millions of people throughout the world. The reason […]

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Understanding Keratoconus: Causes, Symptoms, and Diagnosis

Profile of a keratoconus cornea

Keratoconus is a progressive eye condition that affects the shape of the cornea, leading to distorted and blurred vision. It typically develops during adolescence or early adulthood and can worsen over time if left untreated. In this comprehensive guide, we will delve into the causes, symptoms, and diagnosis of keratoconus, explore treatment options, and provide […]

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Understanding Cataracts: Causes, Symptoms, and Risk Factors

Cataracts are a common eye condition that affects millions of people worldwide. In this comprehensive guide, we will explore the causes, symptoms, and risk factors associated with cataracts. By understanding these aspects of the condition, you can take the necessary steps to protect your vision and seek appropriate treatment when needed. What Causes Cataracts? Cataracts […]

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Understanding the Science Behind Corneal Crosslinking (CXL): How Does it Work?

Introduction to Keratoconus and the Need for Effective Treatments Keratoconus is a progressive eye condition that affects the shape and structure of the cornea, the clear dome-shaped front surface of the eye. This condition causes the cornea to thin and bulge, resulting in distorted vision. It typically begins during adolescence or early adulthood and can […]

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Pros and Cons of Light Adjustable Lens (LAL) Implants

Cataract surgery is a common procedure recommended for individuals experiencing vision problems due to the development of cataracts. Cataracts occur when the natural lens of the eye becomes cloudy, resulting in blurred vision and reduced visual acuity. During cataract surgery, the cloudy lens is removed and replaced with an artificial lens implant. How Light Adjustable […]

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Understanding Light Adjustable Lens (LAL): A Comprehensive Guide

Understanding Cataracts and Their Impact on Vision Cataracts are a common age-related eye condition. It affects millions of people worldwide. When you have a cataract, the natural lens of your eye becomes cloudy, causing blurry vision and decreased visual acuity. This can significantly impact your daily activities and quality of life. As cataracts progress, you […]

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Everything You Need to Know About EVO ICL Surgery: Procedure, Benefits, and Risks

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Before its FDA approval in March of 2022 in the US, the EVO ICL procedure had been available for many years internationally. Today, EVO ICL is a safe and effective eye surgery that we are excited to offer our patients. As a recognized leader in the field of vision correction procedures, our expert refractive surgeons […]

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Innovations in Keratoplasty: Exploring Corneal Tissue Addition Techniques

Innovations in Keratoplasty: Exploring Corneal Tissue Addition Techniques

Keratoconus, a progressive eye condition characterized by the thinning and bulging of the cornea, presents a significant challenge in the field of ophthalmology. For individuals afflicted with this disorder, the distorted shape of the cornea can lead to visual impairment and a diminished quality of life. While traditional treatments such as glasses, specialty contact lenses, […]

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Understanding Corneal Tissue Addition: A Comprehensive Guide

Understanding Corneal Tissue Addition: A Comprehensive Guide

Corneal Tissue Addition Keratoplasty (CTAK) is a novel tissue addition technique that improves corneal curvature and vision for patients with keratoconus. Keratoconus is characterized by thinning of the cornea resulting in a steep cone shape and irregular astigmatism. In technical terms, CTAK is a form of lamellar keratoplasty where a customized sterilized corneal stromal inlay […]

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Can LASIK Improve Night Vision?

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If you’ve ever struggled with poor night vision, you know how challenging it can be to navigate in low-light conditions. Whether you’re driving at night, walking in dimly lit areas, or simply trying to enjoy an evening out, compromised night vision can significantly impact your quality of life. However, with advancements in medical technology, there […]

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