Vision Blog

Our blogs cover a range of tops from eye health, glaucoma, cataracts, and dry eyes.

Three Ways Outdoor Allergens Affect Your Eyes

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 01/22/2023

Outdoor eye allergies cause an immune overreaction, numerous unpleasant symptoms, and limit our daily productivity.


When is it Safe to Drive After Cataract Surgery?

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 12/26/2022

Patients should wait at least 24 hours after their cataract surgery before being able to resume driving.


What are the Symptoms of Dry Eye Syndrome?

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 11/30/2022

Dry eye syndrome symptoms include dryness, redness, irritation, itching, hazy vision, excessive tearing, and light sensitivity, among others.


How Do I Know If I Have an Eye Infection or an Eye Allergy?

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 10/29/2022

Eye infections and eye allergies can present similar symptoms, so it’s best to contact us for a proper, effective treatment strategy.


Can Eye Drops Treat my Dry Eyes?

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 09/30/2022

Eye drops are a common, effective, and simple treatment that provides relief and comfort for those with dry eye syndrome.


What are the First Signs of Cataracts?

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 08/21/2022

The first signs of cataracts may include blurriness, altered color vision, sensitivity, double vision, or seeing halos around lights.


What Should I Avoid if I Have Cataracts?

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 07/16/2022

If you have cataracts, it’s best to avoid smoking and excessive alcohol consumption. Find out more about your options for optimal eye health here.


How Can I Treat Eye Allergies at Home?

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 06/26/2022

You can relieve allergies at home by keeping a clean space, practicing proper hygiene, and using OTC allergy medications, among other strategies.


My Eyes Are Sensitive to Light. Why Is This Happening?

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 05/27/2022

Sensitivity to light can be caused by various factors, including allergies, inflammation, dry eye syndrome, infection, and other underlying conditions


Could Age Be Related to Your Dry Eyes?

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 04/08/2022

Dry eyes are more common as we age, especially in women. While the condition might not seem serious at first, it’s important to get an evaluation.


In What Ways Do Cataracts Affect Vision?

Meet Our Team | 03/25/2022

Take a closer look at how cataracts can progressively deteriorate your vision, and find out what symptoms may mean you are developing cataracts.


Three Common Signs You Have An Eye Allergy

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 02/18/2022

Eye allergies can be annoying to deal with on a daily basis, but a visit to the ophthalmologist can help bring you some relief.


Will Dry Eyes Make My Eyes Sensitive to Light?

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 01/28/2022

Dry eyes can cause your eyes to become sensitive to light, but it can be reduced with the proper treatment.


Can Cataracts Cause Pain In the Eye?

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 12/27/2021

While cataracts do not cause pain directly, they can lead to many problems that can become painful.


My Eyes Are Red and Itchy. Could it be an Eye Allergy?

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 11/14/2021

Itchy eyes could be an indicator of an eye allergy. Schedule a skin prick test to identify your triggers and learn how we can relieve your symptoms.


Will Dry Eyes Heal on Their Own?

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 10/25/2021

Dry eyes left untreated can lead to serious complications, including eye infection and damage.


Relieve Yourself of Blurry Vision With Cataract Surgery

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 09/23/2021

Blurry vision is just one common symptom of cataracts. Learn how our team helps you achieve clear vision again through advanced cataract surgery.


PRK Candidates - Do You Qualify For PRK Eye Surgery?

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 07/15/2021

PRK eye surgery is ideal for patients with corneas that are too thin or irregularly shaped for LASIK eye surgery.


Can Screen Time Cause Dry Eyes?

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 06/15/2021

When looking at a computer, tablet, or phone screen for a prolonged period, the eyes do not blink as much.


LASIK After 40

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 05/15/2021

Older patients may wonder if they can still undergo LASIK after the age of 40.


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