Tag: Cataract Surgery

Laser Cataract Surgery in 2018

Cataract surgery is one of the most common and safest surgical procedures performed through out our country and through out the world for that matter. A cataract occurs when the natural lens with in one’s eye becomes clouded. This is a natural process which most individuals experience as time goes on. As the cataract grows… Read More


Allergies are just around the corner for Spring of 2018

Even though allergies can be associated with nasal symptoms and generalized malaise, the ophthalmologists at SightMD, previously North Shore Eye Care see many people with severe ocular complaints. Many of the sufferers are contact lens patients. Ocular complaints may consist of severe itching and burning often associated with a mucus discharge. In these cases the… Read More


SightMD is proud to be the the 2018 official LASIK Providers of the New York Mets

Cataract surgery comes around only once and it has become a second chance at great vision. Patients have a one-time opportunity to pick the type of lens he or she would prefer at the time of surgery. Here at SIGHTMD previously North Shore Eye Care, we perform laser cataract surgery with topical anesthesia. Our small… Read More


On behalf of all the Doctors and Staff at SightMD we wish you a Happy New Year for 2018!

As the largest and most successful lasik center in Suffolk County our board certified ophthalmic surgeons are dedicated to offering are patients the very best in care. At SightMD, previously North Shore Eye Care we perform I-Lasik which employs many novel innovations that have been applied to lasik surgery over the past decade. This includes… Read More


Its Winter time and Dry Eye Season is Here!

Dry eye syndrome (DES) is a very common problem. It becomes even more prevalent as we age. It is also exacerbated in the cooler months. There are many contributing factors, so treatment requires multiple approaches. We used to believe dry eye was merely a decrease in tear production. We thought that by increasing lubrication alone… Read More


Cataracts are a leading cause of visual loss in the United States.

Cataracts are a clouding of the natural lens in the eye. Everyone at some point has some degree of cataract formation. It is estimated that right now there are 25 million Americans with cataracts in one or both eyes with this number expected to double by the year 2050. Cataracts are a leading cause of… Read More


Reduce your need for reading glasses

Hope arrives for reducing the need of reading glasses and bifocals.   One of the first signs of aging is the loss of ability to see objects close to you when doing such activities as reading, looking at your phone, and even eating.  This is a normal occurrence as we and our eyes age.  The… Read More


Modern Laser Cataract Surgery in 2017 and Beyond!

Technology has now revolutionized cataract surgery making it a safer, more accurate and successful surgery. Laser cataract surgery has changed the landscape of cataract surgery. Laser Cataract Surgery enables us to more accurately reduce astigmatism in patients and hence maximize our efforts in making patients more independent from using glasses .Our doctors all use state… Read More


Learning about Bladeless LASIK and what to do about Dry Eye Disease, The Official LASIK Provider for the New York Mets

John Mauro, D.O., F.A.C.S.

When you think of LASIK, our new state-of-the-art LASIK center has bladeless and custom technology. The Bladeless LASIK center is strictly temperature and humidity controlled. Whether you are nearsighted, farsighted or have astigmatism, our Customvue/idesign mapping system creates a unique fingerprint of your visual system much like the fingerprint on your hand. This information is… Read More


Cataract Patients and their Coordinators

Here at Sight MD we strive in making each and every patient feel like they are one of our own. When I first meet a cataract patient I try making them laugh because I know how nerve wrecking it can be to be told that you need eye surgery. My first thought is what if… Read More


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