Dr. Fred Mattioli

Your Houston Ophthalmologist: Dr. Mattioli

Posted on: August 24, 2018 | General

For over 18 years, Dr. Fred Mattioli has provided quality surgical options for those seeking clearer eyesight. During this time, he’s performed over 45,000 laser refractive treatments and hundreds of cataract procedures, as well as other cosmetic procedures. Not only is he board-certified by the American Board of Physician Specialties in Ophthalmology, he’s managed to […]

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LASIK vs Glasses

LASIK vs. Glasses

Posted on: July 25, 2018 | Lasik Eye Surgery

LASIK vs. glasses—If you need vision correction, odds are you’ve had to weigh these options and discern their pros and cons. Which option is cheaper in the long run? Overall, which option is best for you? In order to find the best vision correction solution for you, we highly recommend visiting your local ophthalmologist, but […]

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How to treat sunburned eyes

How to Treat Sunburned Eyes

Posted on: June 25, 2018 | Healthy Eyes

You may ask yourself, what are sunburned eyes? How does one get sunburned eyes? When we think of sunburns, it’s commonly associated with the skin, but our eyes are not immune to the UV rays emitted from the sun. Also known as photokeratitis, sunburned eyes are the result of prolonged exposure to the sun’s rays […]

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Vitamin D and Vision

Vitamin D and Vision

Posted on: May 25, 2018 | Healthy Eyes

We’ve all heard before that we need our vitamins to maintain a healthy lifestyle, but recent studies suggest that vitamin D can limit your risk for severe eye conditions. It’s certainly not a surprise since this essential vitamin affects nearly every aspect of the body. Indeed, vitamin D and vision are closely linked, and through […]

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You are happy as there is no more blurred vision, fading colors, glares or halos because of cataract

How to Stop Cataracts in Their Tracks

Posted on: April 27, 2018 | Cataract Surgery

Cataracts will affect nearly 50% of individuals in their lifetime. It’s perhaps one of the most common eye conditions and can greatly impact your day-to-day life. Blurred vision, fading colors, glares or halos—these are a few symptoms experienced with cataracts. Yet, thankfully, in most cases, they can be prevented or treated with advanced cataracts procedures. […]

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alternatives to reading glasses

3 Alternatives to Reading Glasses

Posted on: March 29, 2018 | Vision Correction

Let’s face it—reading glasses, or any glasses for that matter, can be a nuisance. Luckily, innovative alternatives to reading glasses have become widely used in recent years. Thanks to advanced technology and skilled ophthalmologists, millions of people have been able to ditch the glasses or contacts and enjoy the freedom of clearer vision. Imagine looking […]

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Sean Jones and Mattioli Team

Sean Jones’ Custom LASIK Testimony

Posted on: March 01, 2018 | Lasik Eye Surgery

Sean Jones is a former NFL player for the Los Angeles Raiders, Houston Oilers, and the Green Bay Packers. In 1997, he won Super Bowl XXXI with the Packers and has continued to inspire others by becoming a co-host on SportsTalk 790. The other day he undertook another incredible feat – losing his glasses and contacts by receiving custom LASIK surgery at Mattioli Vision Professionals.

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Embellish Your Eye Color with These Simple Fashion Tips

Posted on: January 18, 2018 | Healthy Eyes

Your eyes are unique to you. They contribute to your visual identity and carry with them a special aura that amplifies your mood and personality. Eyes are also a frequent focal point for others. They give your face a visual anchor and are capable of non-verbally communicating a great deal of emotions.

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How to Safely Apply Eye Makeup

Posted on: December 15, 2017 | Healthy Eyes

We all want to look our best, but it’s important to learn how to apply beauty products safety without damaging our eyes. This is especially true when it comes to using products like mascara, eyeliner, and eyeshadow. Eyes are sensitive, and the experts at Mattioli Vision Professionals, a Houston eye center, want you to see just as beautiful as you look.

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How Cold Weather Can Affect Your Eyes

Posted on: October 27, 2017 | Healthy Eyes

In Houston, we don’t have to worry about getting a blizzard anytime soon, but we do receive our fair share of chilly weather from time to time. For many, it’s a welcomed reprieve from our relentless summers, but colder weather can have positive and negative impacts on our health – especially our eyes.

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