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What is Digital Eyestrain?

Digital Eyestrain

What is Digital Eyestrain? Written by: Sean Smolenyak, O.D. Digital eyestrain refers to a group of vision and eye related problems that can result from extended time spent on digital devices.  Also called computer vision syndrome, patients can experience issues when looking at computers, tablets, and cell phones. Looking at screens, regardless of type, has […]

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What is Presbyopia?

What is Presbyopia? The gradual loss of your eyes ability to focus on near objects is called presbyopia (pronounced prez-by-opia).  It typically occurs as a person enters their 40’s making it one of the most common aging conditions of the eye.  For some it is very annoying and can negatively impact their daily activities. The […]

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What Eye Drops Are Best After Cataract Surgery?

A close up of a person administering eye drops to their eye after cataract surgery.

Eye Drops for Cataract Surgery After any eye surgery, patients can expect various instructions to help promote healing. Of course, rest is the most common recommendation after surgery. But eye drops are also essential in post-operative care, whether you’re a candidate for traditional or LenSx laser cataract surgery. Cataract surgery patients receive eye drops immediately […]

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