What Your Eyes Say About Your Overall Health

Did you know that your eye color can tell you something about your health? Eyes have long been touted as the gateway to the soul, but they can also provide some interesting clues to our overall health and wellness. There is more to our eyes than vision and beauty....

Drinking Coffee May Prevent Blindness!

A study from Cornell University found that drinking a cup of coffee a day may prevent eyesight deterioration and even blindness! According to the research, one of coffee’s main ingredients, chlorogenic acid- an antioxidant, may protect against retinal degeneration...

Ocular Allergies- Causes and Tips for Relief!!

Ocular Allergies, Causes and Tips for Relief! Did you know that… Up to 50% of U.S. residents have allergy symptoms. Among these, 75% have symptoms that affect their eyes (Allergic diseases of the eye. Medical Clinics of North America. January 2006). Common allergy...

How smoking harms your vision

Smoking is the single largest preventable cause of disease and premature death in the United States. It harms nearly every organ in your body – including your eyes! SMOKING AND CATARACTS Cataracts (clouding of the eye’s natural lens) are a leading cause of blindness...

LASIK Post-Operative Care

Dr. Schneider: Post-operative care is an important process in your Lasik procedure. If managed properly, you’ll be back to your normal routine in no time. Of course, every doctor will have their own set of post-operative instructions, but here are a few basic...