Comprehensive Eye Care
At least one person a day either comes to the clinic for floaters or asks about it when being check for another reason. This is understandable because floaters and flashing lights are common and very annoying.
Should I Consider Premium IOLs?
Everyone is born with natural lenses on their eyes. These lenses, much like the lens of a camera, help the eye see and focus on objects. As we get older, these lenses can get clouded, “foggy”, and less effective in helping us see clearly [This normally happens as the result of cataract development but can… Read More
3 Ways to Protect Your Eyes During This Year’s Solar Eclipse
On Monday, August 21st, millions of Americans will gather on doorsteps and rooftops to watch the first total solar eclipse to occur since 1979. A total solar eclipse occurs when the moon’s orbit passes between the sun and the earth. When this happens, the moon is completely blocking the sun, thus casting a dark shadow… Read More
KAMRA® Inlay Featured In The Wall St. Journal
Read about the revolutionary procedure available at Katzen Eye Group, KAMRA Inlay in the Wall St. Journal. Here’s a summary of the article: Are you having trouble reading books or using your computer? This is a common problem called presbyopia, which is the difficulty of focusing on near objects. The most common solution: wearing glasses… Read More
Healthy Vision Awareness Month
May is Healthy Vision Awareness Month, so we’re sharing a few tips to help you keep your eyes healthy and happy. While we all agree that eyesight has a huge impact on our daily lives and is probably the sense we would fear losing most, most people don’t pay much attention to their vision until… Read More
4 Reasons Why Spring Is The Perfect Time To Get LASIK Surgery
It is finally spring and the weather is starting to warm up, which means you are probably looking forward to ball games, gardening, and other outdoor activities. Spring signals a new beginning for many people and we happen to think it is the perfect time to get LASIK eye surgery. LASIK has improved the lives… Read More
What is Cataract Sugery? As we age, so do our eyes. The crystalline lens in every human eye eventually becomes yellowed, cloudy, and rigid. This is called a cataract, and it blocks and distorts light. When cataracts start to significantly affect vision, Cataract Surgery offers a solution. The natural lens of the eye is removed… Read More
Is Eye Surgery Safe?
Your eyes and your vision are invaluable. Eye surgery is safe. Every aspect of it: diagnostic testing, laser manipulation, cornea access techniques, and lens access techniques. In fact, eye surgery is often safer than typical contact lens use. Every year, 15% of contact lens wearers experience some kind of eye infection. By contrast, only 0.01%… Read More
Correcting Cataracts and Astigmatism: Understanding the Difference
Cataracts and astigmatism are two very different things. A cataract is the clouding of the natural human lens, typically occurring after the age of 60. Astigmatism is an irregularity of the shape of the cornea, and it generally presents itself in the teens or early twenties. Astigmatism is usually hereditary, whereas cataracts are age-related. In the past… Read More
Save Your Vision Month: 5 Ways to Preserve Your Vision for a Lifetime
March is “Save Your Vision” month, so we’re sharing the 5 most important things you can do to preserve your vision for a lifetime. 1. Don’t skip your annual eye exam. The importance of an annual (60 and over) or biannual (under age 60) eye examination cannot be overemphasized. The sophistication of this eye exam also must be… Read More