Tag: glaucoma

Meds and MIGS: What’s New in Glaucoma

Dr. Seth Potash, a fellowship-trained glaucoma specialist at SightMD,  recently presented a lecture in Westchester, NY on Meds and MIGS (Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery), talking about what’s new in glaucoma. In this lecture, he discussed the following: 1) New glaucoma medications: Efficacy Mechanism of Action Side effects 2) MIGS procedures: trabecular meshwork targeted procedures suprachoroidal… Read More


Happy Easter and Happy Passover from all of us at SightMD

Happy Holidays from all of us at SightMD. When considering cataract surgery, let the ophthalmic surgeons of SightMD, previously North Shore Eye Care, can help you. The eye surgeons are experts in the field of cataract surgery. Cataract surgery is the most commonly performed surgical procedure in the United States. The surgeons perform small incision… Read More


Glaucoma comes in many different ways

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


Cataract Surgery and What Lens Options Are Available

John Mauro, MD

At SightMD, previously North Shore Eye Care , we give the ability to patients to see far and near. Our board certified doctors offer the best in intraocular lens (IOL) technology. We perform over a thousand cataract surgery procedures each year. We use a technique free of injections, sutures, or eye patches. All of our… Read More


Talking about Glaucoma and its many types

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


What are Floaters?

Floaters are part of the vitreous gel in the eye that cast shadows on the retina, the layer of cells lining the back of the eye that senses light and allows you to see. Floaters can appear as different shapes, such as dots, circles, lines, clouds or cobwebs. The eye is filled with a clear… Read More


Cataract Surgery with Astigmatism Correction for 2018

The eye physicians and surgeons of SightMD previously North Shore Eye Care are fully committed to providing the best eye care on Long Island. Our eye doctors specialize in cataract surgery, and helping our patients get the most out of their experience. We perform cataract surgery with topical anesthesia. We also offer laser cataract surgery… Read More


SightMD and Cataract Surgery, Making a difference in 2018

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


Giving Back in 2018 by Honoring our Community Superstars

At SightMD previously North Shore Eye Care in Long Island New York we have multiple locations across Long Island is delivering the best in LASIK at the best value to our community heroes. The promotion is for law enforcement, firefighters, EMT, nurses, doctors and teachers. Along with the best board certified LASIK surgeons in Long… Read More


Over 50 years of serving patients with Medical and Surgical Eye Care throughout the Long Island area

John Mauro, MD

With subspecialists in many fields SightMD, previously North Shore Eye Care can meet all of your eye care needs. With over 50 years serving patients throughout the Long Island area the physicians know best how to serve our patients needs. We believe in offering state of the art care in a friendly an efficient manner…. Read More


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