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Is Glaucoma Hereditary

Understanding the Hereditary Nature of Glaucoma Glaucoma is a serious eye condition affecting millions worldwide, yet it remains widely misunderstood and often undiagnosed until irreversible damage has occurred. As a leading cause of blindness, glaucoma poses a significant threat...

February 20, 2024
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Questions to Ask During Your LASIK Consultation

Considering LASIK Eye Surgery to correct your vision is a significant decision that requires careful consideration and thorough discussion with your eye doctor. A LASIK consultation serves as a crucial step in this process, providing you with the opportunity...

February 16, 2024
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Understanding Thyroid Eye Disease

Navigating Thyroid Eye Disease with a SightMD Oculoplastic Surgeon Thyroid Eye Disease (TED), also known as Graves’ ophthalmopathy or Graves’ orbitopathy, is a complex autoimmune condition that affects the eyes and surrounding tissues. The impact of TED extends beyond...

February 05, 2024
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Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery at SightMD

Advancements of Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery at SightMD In the realm of eye care, innovations continue to redefine the landscape of cataract surgery. One such groundbreaking advancement is Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery, a technique that has revolutionized the precision...

January 31, 2024
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Longevity of Improved Vision After LASIK

How long does the improvement in vision last after LASIK? For those tired of relying on glasses or contact lenses, LASIK (Laser-Assisted In Situ Keratomileusis) offers a transformative solution to achieve clear vision. However, a common question among prospective...

January 19, 2024
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Advances in Eye Care, Getting Care

How Long Should You Rest After LASIK

LASIK (Laser-Assisted in Situ Keratomileusis) eye surgery has emerged as a popular vision correction procedure, providing individuals with clearer vision and reducing the dependence on glasses or contact lenses. While LASIK is a relatively safe and effective procedure, proper...

December 11, 2023
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The Role of LASIK in Improving Workplace Productivity

In today’s fast-paced and competitive work environment, optimal vision plays a vital role in maximizing productivity and efficiency. Many individuals rely on glasses or contact lenses to correct their refractive errors, which can sometimes hinder their performance and limit...

November 24, 2023
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Advances in Eye Care, Eye and Ear Health

What Will Happen During My LASIK Consultation?

If you have decided to have LASIK eye surgery performed, you are likely very excited about this literal change in vision for yourself. We at SightMD appreciate your enthusiasm, but we advise you to also proceed with caution. Before...

November 10, 2023
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Advances in Eye Care, Getting Care

Cataracts vs. Glaucoma: Understanding the Differences

Cataracts and glaucoma are two common eye conditions that can affect vision and quality of life. While both conditions can lead to vision loss if left untreated, they have distinct causes and require different approaches to diagnosis and treatment....

November 08, 2023
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Advances in Eye Care, Looking Your Best

The Difference Between Blepharoplasty and Ptosis Repair Surgery

Don’t you love titles that have words you can barely pronounce, let alone know the meaning of? Be patient,please, because we at SightMD have been asked about the differences in these types of eyelid surgeries and feel it is...

November 02, 2023
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