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Events concerning Russia are in the news almost daily…..and not complimentary for the most part. While I do not consider myself geopolitically savvy, I did have the opportunity to visit Mother Russia twice in 2017. One time for pleasure and...
The most common form of dry eye disease is evaporative disease. The most common cause of evaporative dry eye is meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD). MGD may be triggered by skin disorders such as Acne Rosecea, blepharitis, microbial infection and ocular...
The mantra of modern keratoconus management is: diagnose early, stop progression, rehabilitate vision. There are a number of diagnostic instruments that are used to diagnose and monitor keratoconus. The corneal topographer is one such instrument and essentially it maps out...
How do you price contact lenses? With all the big box retailers and commoditization of contact lenses, optometrists are having to lower their prices to compete. This got me thinking, “How do most optometrists price contact lenses?” In retail, such...
Rosacea and the effects on the eye. Rosacea is a chronic, sensitive skin condition often involving inflammation of the cheeks, nose, chin, forehead, and eyes. Rosacea sufferers may experience skin and lid sensitivities, keratitis, chronic infections, and recurrent hordeola. Other...
It is well established that there is no safe level of myopia and ocular disease including glaucoma, cataracts, choroidal neovascular membranes and retinal detachment present with myopia. The greater the amount of myopia, the higher the risk. . Treatment options...
Dilated pupil in left eye only A 32-year-old Caucasian female was referred for a unilateral, dilated pupil. A few hours earlier the patient noted a loss of focusing ability and dilation in the left eye only. Otherwise, the patient, who...
Presbyopic patients are forever in search of the Holy Grail. Or perhaps it is the fountain of youth. Their inability to find either source results in them taking out their frustrations on their eye doctor whose inability to give them...
Greetings fellow vision enthusiasts! Have you ever watched the eyes a friend or family member glaze over when you try explaining to them how a component of human vision works? Have you ever gotten the sense that people think you...
Looking back.... When I first entered private practice over 27 years ago now I thought that presbyopes were a rare breed. Most of the patients I was seeing at that time were in their late 20’s to early 30’s. Yes,...

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