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

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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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January is Glaucoma Awareness Month which leads into a topic that discusses a measurement that is done on patients that have or are suspicious for having glaucoma. The measurement is called Corneal Hysteresis. Corneal hysteresis is defined as “the difference between the pressure at which the cornea bends inward during an airjet applanation and the […]

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Previously we have talked about treatments for a condition called Meibomian Gland Dysfunction (MGD). We talked about using eye drops, eye ointments, compresses, etc. for these treatments but only glanced over how your doctor knows you have this issue. Symptoms certainly play a part, but how can your doctor see these very small glands? Eye […]

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Technology has been advancing at such a rapid pace it seems it would only be a matter of time before it made its way into health care. The first aspects of technology changes were with the equipment used for examinations. Eventually computers became involved with the charting or medical records aspect but now there are […]

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LipiFlow is a medical device that is used as a treatment for Meibomian Gland Dysfunction. The goal of treatment is to clear out blocked oil glands or Meibomian glands to restore the stability of the tear film. The machine uses a very specific control of temperature on the oil glands (43 degrees Celsius) to melt […]

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OrCam MyEye is a wearable device that uses a smart camera that can help those who are legally blind or visually impaired. The device can be used to help you see distance objects or objects closer to you. The device simply fits onto your current glasses frame. The technology that is used in the device […]

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Request an OrCam MyEye Demo! OrCam MyEye is breakthrough wearable artificial vision that empowers people with vision and reading disabilities. The intuitive, lightweight smart camera instantly and discreetly reads printed and digital text aloud – from any surface – and recognizes faces, products, and money notes, all in real time. OrCam MyEye is activated by […]

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Visual evoked potential is a vision test that measures the electrical signal from the retina to the brain. It can be used to diagnose certain vision disorders or to monitor progression of certain ocular diseases. The test is non-invasive and only takes a few minutes to do. There is a bit of prep work to […]

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Nutrition for Healthy Eyes Have you ever wondered what foods, vitamins, or supplements you should (or shouldn’t) be eating for healthy eyes? Join us for a discussion on how certain foods and vitamins may be affecting your eyes. You will learn about how everyday foods, vitamins, and supplements can be related to cataracts, macular degeneration, […]

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