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Why Our Office Won't Puff Air in Your Eyes

Our office has always believed in the "gold standard" method to measure our patient's eye pressure.  Now a study has come out proving we've been doing it right from the beginning. Inside of your eye, you're constantly producing fluid to nourish the internal structures and, at the same time, your eye is draining this fluid. [...]

By |November 4th, 2010|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Anorexia May Cause Potentially Serious Eye Damage

The eating disorder anorexia nervosa causes potentially serious eye damage, according to a study published in the British Journal of Ophthalmology. Anorexia nervosa affects up to 3% of affluent women, and is the third most common chronic disease among teenage women, up to one in 10 of whom will die from it. Researchers have now analyzed the [...]

By |October 26th, 2010|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Navigating the Insurance Maze

As an Optometrist, dealing with different medical insurance and vision plans can be very confusing.  I can only imagine what it must be like from the consumer's point of view - being that you may only use your benefits once or twice per year. Often times a patient will come to our office with both [...]

By |October 11th, 2010|Optometry|0 Comments