How to Get Rid Of Puffy or Swollen Eyes?

Posted on: March 13, 2017 | Healthy Eyes

Since the skin around your eyes is thin and sensitive, it can get easily irritated from time to time. This irritation can come in in many different forms, including swelling, itching, and redness. Even though most of these symptoms go away over time, more severe cases may need the close observation of an optometrist. To help […]

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3 Ways to Reduce Eye Twitching

Posted on: February 17, 2017 | Healthy Eyes

Due to the stimulation of small muscles and nerves, eye twitching can be caused by a wide variety of reasons. For the most part, it’s painless and is seen as a minor nuisance, but what sort of lifestyle habits can cause these contractions? To help you avoid these frustrating flutters, here are a few things you […]

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All About Color Blindness from the Houston Eye Surgery Experts

Posted on: December 13, 2016 | Color Blindness

Color blindness is a condition that reduces or changes the ability to perceive colors in the same way that others do. Heredity plays a major role in this condition, which affects about eight percent of men and less than one percent of women worldwide. This condition can often go undiagnosed for years because patients are not aware that they do not perceive colors in the same way that others do.

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Eye Flushing Basics, Courtesy of your Houston Eye Surgeon

Posted on: December 02, 2016 | Healthy Eyes

There isn’t a single person on the face of this earth who hasn’t had shampoo slip into their eye. It’s painful, to say the least. The sweet smell of flowers and unicorn giggles does nothing to help in this situation, either. So how does one correctly flush the eyes of harsh chemicals found in shampoo […]

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Rising Rates of Myopia Present New Risks for Patients

Posted on: November 21, 2016 | Myopia

Caring for your eyesight is essential to ensure that you enjoy the clearest view of the world around you. Unfortunately, myopia can sometimes present serious risks to vision. Also known as nearsightedness, this condition can make it more difficult to see objects at a distance and can have a negative impact on your ability to perform everyday tasks.

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Resolving Age-Related Vision Problems with Help from Houston Eye Surgery Professionals

Posted on: November 14, 2016 | Vision Correction

Most people experience a gradual decrease in visual acuity over time. This natural result of aging can cause issues with driving, enjoying entertainment options and performing work duties. In some cases, consulting with a Houston eye surgery doctor can offer added insights into the current condition of your eyes and the most effective strategies for […]

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Picking the Right Glasses for Your Face Shape

Posted on: November 07, 2016 | Uncategorized

Shopping for glasses can be frustrating if you don’t know what will look best on you. We see people all the time who are allowing their glasses to wear them, not them wearing their glasses. You need something that will bring out your eyes and facial features instead of hiding them. So how does a […]

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Strategies for Reducing Computer Use Eyestrain

Posted on: October 21, 2016 | Healthy Eyes

Studies have shown that at least half of all computer users report symptoms associated with eyestrain due to their time spent in front of the screen. Consulting with a qualified Houston eye surgeon can help you determine if your headaches, blurry vision or itchy eyes are the result of too much computer time during your daily routine.

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How Vitamin C Can Help Prevent or Delay Houston Cataract Surgery

Posted on: October 13, 2016 | Cataract Surgery

According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, about 24.4 million people in the U.S. suffer from cataracts. This serious condition is most common in people over 50 years of age and is caused by changes in the lens of the eye that render it more opaque over time.

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Traditional Surgery vs. Laser Cataract Removal: Making the Right Choice

Posted on: September 21, 2016 | Cataract Surgery

Cataract surgery can provide you with a clearer view of the world around you. Choosing the right type of Houston cataract surgery procedure can have a significant impact on your recovery time and the results you achieve. Here are some key facts about cataracts. Understanding Cataracts Cataracts are a progressive condition of the lens of […]

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