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This entry was posted in Botox on by cmg-wd

Botox or Botullinum toxin is a chemical that is used for treatment of many medical conditions. Many people think of Botulism which is when you get sick from ingesting the chemical from expired food or for plastic surgery treatments. Other treatments people have heard of include treatments for migraines.  In our office it is used for a […]

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This entry was posted in Frames on by cmg-wd

Tom Ford is a fashion forward frame line that offers cutting edge styling and comfort.  Come into the West Hartford office to view and experience the fun styling, colors and shapes of this iconic brand.

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This entry was posted in Eye Health on by cmg-wd

FAQ’s regarding children’s eye health: 1) When should parents begin (what age) to bring their child in for a routine eye exam? It is recommended to have a childs first eye exam between the ages of 6-12 months with an InfantSEE provider who specializes in infant eye examinations.  The InfantSEE program is a national program […]

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This entry was posted in Contact Lens on by cmg-wd

Recently there have been requests either in person or via the phone about Hubble contact lenses.  Hubble contact lenses are contact lenses made from a private company that does their own manufacturing and shipping of their product.  They use a moderate water content lens material that is for daily use only.  The company seems to […]

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This entry was posted in Glaucoma on by cmg-wd

For what seems like forever since there has been a new eyedrop for the treatment of Glaucoma we have had two new medications come to the market recently. The newest one is called Rhopressa. Rhopressa is a once a day eyedrop that works on lowering the intraocular pressure by way of increasing the outflow through […]

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This entry was posted in Ask the Doctor on by Solinsky EyeCare

We have all been there.  You stand in your local grocery or vitamin store and stare in wonder at how many different bottles there can be of the same vitamin or mineral.  The question is which one is the best for you and what do you need.  Finding that information can be a very difficult […]

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This entry was posted in Ask the Doctor on by Solinsky EyeCare

It seems there has been a relative stalemate with eyedrop options for treating glaucoma for quite a while.  Essentially there have been 4 classes of medication that doctors had options for.  Recently a new eyedrop has come to the market that works in a different way than the previous drops available.  The name of this […]

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This entry was posted in Practice News on by Solinsky EyeCare

Learn about the latest technologies in treating cataracts from Dr. Solinsky!

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This entry was posted in Ask the Doctor on by Solinsky EyeCare

You may have heard your eye doctor tell a staff member or yourself that they are ordering a test for you called an ERG. This term may not mean anything to you but may sound familiar to other tests you may have heard other doctors order. An EKG would be the common test you have […]

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