Vision Blog

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

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.

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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.

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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.

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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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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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Eye Allergies and The Potential Effect On Ocular Health

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 04/11/2021

Allergies can cause significant discomfort, but many may wonder how eye allergies affect ocular health.

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Top Tips to Maintain Your Vision At All Ages

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 03/24/2021

Taking steps to protect eye health should begin at an early age and continue throughout adulthood.

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LASIK vs PRK Laser Eye Surgery

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 02/16/2021

What are the differences, and which one is right for you? Read on below to find out more about these two refractive surgery options.

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Why Taking Care of Your Eyes During Winter Is Important

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 01/15/2021

Winter can be a tough time on our bodies, so we bundle up to protect against the biting cold. But what about our eyes?

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Glaucoma vs Cataracts

Daniel Tepper, M.D. | 12/24/2020

While glaucoma and cataracts both impact the vision, they are two markedly different conditions.

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