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Understanding Your Risks during Cataract Awareness Month

With the sun shining brighter and the days growing longer we can never be too prepared to protect our vision. While we are heading to the beach and hosting family barbecues this summer take into consideration your risks for cataracts. To date, there is no medication or eye drops proven to prevent or reverse cataract […]

Protect Your Eyes All Summer Long

While we use certain kinds of light to improve vision here at Advanced Eye Medical – in the form of laser vision correction – other types of light rays can be severely damaging to your eyes. Specifically, we’re talking about the sun’s damaging UV rays. Just like your skin, your eyes are subject to sunburn. […]

Can Healthier Food Choices Beat Cataracts?

While no one can stop the effects of aging, there is no substitute for healthy habits to maintain strong and great quality vision. Age-related cataracts are the leading cause of low vision and blindness across the globe, with up to 30 percent of people over the age of 50 developing the disease. Custom treatment for cataracts […]

How Do I Know If iLasik is Right for Me?

The iLasik procedure continues to reign as one of the most revolutionary laser vision correction surgeries worldwide. When patients come in for a consultation, they often question if it is the right procedure for them. Though it is expected that only you and your ophthalmologist can make that decision, you should always consider your options. […]

Congratulations to the League-Leading Anaheim Ducks!

As the Official Lasik Specialists of the Anaheim Ducks, we want to express our excitement at the phenomenal season they are having so far. With last night’s win over the Atlantic-Division-Leading Boston Bruins, the Ducks remained undefeated in regulation here at the Honda Center in Anaheim. That gives them a wide nine-point lead over San […]

An Eye-Healthy Holiday Season

As the holiday season continues, many of us find ourselves surrounded by delicious but unhealthy food choices at every turn. From family dinners to parties with friends, it seems like making healthy decisions is next to impossible. Fortunately, there are plenty of foods that will fit right in with your holiday plans and nourish your […]

10 Tips to Protect Your Eyes

1.Regular checkups. When was the last time you had an eye exam? If it was at 3 years of age, chances are you’re due. The AAO recommends an eye exam before 5 years of age to check for childhood problems like amblyopia (sometimes called lazy eye) or strabismus (misaligned eyes), and then on an as-needed […]

Could Too Much Coffee Be Making You Blind?

A new study shows that drinking more than three cups of coffee a day can increase the risk of developing glaucoma. The Harvard study, published in Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, revealed that heavy consumption of caffeinated coffee is associated to developing exfoliation glaucoma, an eye disease that affects nearly 10 percent of adults above […]

Lasik vs. Clear Lens Replacement

There are lots of people who do not like wearing glasses or the feeling of contact lenses. They may seek treatment through Lasik, but not everyone is a suitable candidate for Lasik eye surgery. However, those people have another choice in vision correction through Clear Lens Replacement. Lasik is usually for patients suffering from nearsightedness, […]