Tag: Diabetic Retinopathy

What Can Be Done About Dry Eye Disease

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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


Glaucoma comes in many different ways

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Glaucoma is the term used to describe a group of eye diseases in which the intraocular pressure (pressure within the eyeball) is increased and causes progressive damage to the optic nerve. (The optic nerve is like a telephone trunk line – it is composed of 1.2 million small fibers and transmits images from the eye… Read More


SightMD and Cataract Surgery, Making a difference in 2018

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Many things have changed over the years, but our dedication toward excellence in eye care and eye surgery has remained with us at our New York practices. Our Doctors are board certified and perform the best in cataract surgery in a practice that does over a thousand cataract surgery procedures a year. There are several… Read More


What is the difference between iLASIK and traditional LASIK?

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SightMD, previously known as North Shore Eye Care, the 2018 Official LASIK Provider for the New York Mets, is delivering the best in LASIK at the best value to our community. Offering discounts to our superstars. The promotion is for law enforcement, firefighters, EMT’s, nurses, doctors and teachers. Along with the best board certified LASIK… Read More


WHY TRY HEARING AIDS?

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WHY TRY HEARING AIDS? You’ve had your hearing tested….. You’ve been told that you have a significant hearing loss…. You’ve been told you need hearing aids…. But you’re not convinced – after all you hear plenty of things just fine – and it’s just easier to turn the TV volume up or stay away from… Read More


Comprehensive Dilated Eye Exams Are A Must For Good Preventive Health

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Comprehensive Dilated Eye Exams One of the most important preventive health activity is to have periodic comprehensive dilated eye exams. . Millions of people have problems with their vision every year. Some of these problems can cause permanent vision loss and even blindness, while others are common problems that can be easily corrected with glasses… Read More


Diabetes Can Cause Serious Eye Problems

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Diabetes affects nearly 26 million adults and children in the United States. Another 79 million Americans are classified as pre-diabetic and are at risk for developing type II diabetes. By the year 2050 it is estimated that 33% of American adults will have diabetes unless we take steps to stop it. Two out of three… Read More


Diabetes can affect your health and your vision

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Diabetes is now one of the leading causes of vision loss and blindness in the United States. Unfortunately diabetes is reaching epidemic levels in this country with as many as twenty-six million Americans presently suffering with this disease and a quarter of these people don’t even know that they are diabetic. Even more disturbing is… Read More


Diabetes is a leading cause of blindness

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Diabetes is a serious medical problem that has reached epidemic proportions in this country. Partly to blame is our high caloric diets that are rich in sugar and saturated fats. This coupled with a sedentary life style and increasing obesity has resulted in nearly 26 million Americans suffering from diabetes with another 79 million considered… Read More


Diabetes is a Leading Cause of Blindness

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Diabetes affects nearly 26 million adults and children in the United States. Another 79 million Americans are classified as pre-diabetic and are at risk for developing type II diabetes. By the year 2050 it is estimated that 33% of American adults will have diabetes unless we take steps to stop it. Two out of three… Read More


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