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Candidates for Eyelid Biopsy and Excision

Eyelid biopsy is a method used to diagnose and manage eyelid tumors. It uses techniques such as incisional, excisional, shaves biopsies, and punch, depending on the eyelid lesion or your doctor’s preference. It may seem scary, but the procedure can be of great help to your general health.


What Is a Light Adjustable Cataract Implant Lens?

A cataract is an eye condition that is a leading cause of visual impairment. Cataracts are caused by old age, injuries, surgery, and congenital birth conditions. Cataracts are a protein buildup that forms in the eye lens and prevents light from entering the retina. Patients with cataracts see halos, faded colors, misty vision, and poor visibility in low light. Light Adjustable Cataract Implant Lenses are special lenses used to aid vision after cataract-removal surgery. Light adjustable lenses (LALs) are made with special material whose optical power is adjustable to the patient’s needs.


Fixing Eyelids With Blepharoplasty

The skin around your eyes is usually the first to show aging signs. Droopy eyelids make people feel uncomfortable. People go for eye surgery to remove excess skin around droopy eyelids. It gives them an overall youthful look and alert face.


Benefits of Specialty Intraocular Lenses

Cataracts are progressive and without treatment, they will get worse until they reach a point where your vision is so poor you can be considered blind. Fortunately, there is an effective solution for cataracts. Cataract surgery removes the clouded lens and replaces it with an artificial alternative - an intraocular lens, or IOL. An IOL is an artificial replacement for the natural lens of your eye. Made from clear plastic, there are several different types, and which is right for you will depend on your individual circumstances. 


Dry Eye Treatment Options

People who suffer from dry eyes can find that they experience some unpleasant symptoms that can impact on their day to day activities. Fortunately, there are treatments available. Here’s what you need to know about the diagnosis and treatment of dry eyes.


Types of Eye Emergencies

Many people are surprised to learn just how many different types of eye emergencies can occur. Let’s find out more about what is likely to cause an eye emergency and what are the most common causes of visits to the emergency eye doctor.