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Health Problems an Eye Exam Can Catch

Surprising Health Problems an Eye Exam Can Catch When it comes to our health, regular check-ups are crucial for catching potential issues early. While many people associate eye exams solely with vision correction, they may not realize that these...

February 12, 2024
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The Importance of Regular Eye Exams for All Ages

Why it is Important to have Regular Eye Exams for All Ages In the hustle and bustle of our daily lives, it’s easy to overlook the significance of regular eye exams. However, maintaining good eye health is crucial for...

January 08, 2024
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Understanding the different options for Laser Vision Correction

Laser vision correction has revolutionized the field of ophthalmology, providing individuals with an opportunity to achieve clearer vision and reduce their dependence on glasses or contact lenses. While the term “laser vision correction” is commonly used to describe various...

December 26, 2023
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Common Winter Eye Problems and Solutions

Taking care of your eyes year-round can be difficult. After all, each season brings its own challenges. Spring comes with irritating plant pollen, and summer means dry air conditioning. But winter, in particular, tends to create a perfect storm...

December 13, 2023
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Looking Your Best, Vision Care

A Comprehensive Guide To Caring For Your Contact Lenses

In an age where people are increasingly neglecting their health, it is essential to take the necessary precautions to maintain healthy eyesight.  You can wear contact lenses instead of glasses if you want a more natural appearance and don’t...

November 14, 2023
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Blinking and Eye Health

Blinking is a natural and instinctive process that we often take for granted. We blink countless times throughout the day without giving it much thought. However, did you know that blinking plays a crucial role in maintaining healthy eyes?...

October 17, 2023
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Can Contact Lenses Damage Your Eyes?

Wearing contact lenses is more convenient than wearing glasses. However, if used improperly, contact lenses can increase the risk of corneal ulcers and eye infections. At SightMD, we provide vision correction treatments and laser eye surgery to protect you...

September 15, 2023
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What are the long term side effects of contacts

Getting Care, Looking Your Best

What are the Disadvantages of Using Contact Lenses?

Next to eyeglasses, contact lenses are the oldest and most frequently chosen option to improve the ability to see. For those who’d rather not wear glasses but are also not open to the idea of undergoing LASIK eye surgery,...

August 08, 2023
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Designer shades: Are they really worth it?

Expensive sunglasses may look great, but are expensive, designer sunglasses worth their high price tag? While pricier shades are usually made of higher-quality materials and tend to be more durable, even inexpensive sunglasses can offer adequate sun protection.  Do...

July 06, 2023
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Eye and Ear Health, Looking Your Best

What is the maximum length of time to wear contact lenses?

In this edition of EveryDay Insight, SightMD focuses on a topic that has not received much coverage in recent times: contact lenses. As a convenient and affordable alternative to eyeglasses for improving the ability to see better, patients who...

June 23, 2023
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