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Why You Shouldn't Try to Get By with Jus...
There is an old adage in the eye care industry--Glasses are a necessity, contact lenses are a luxury. Ninety-nine percen...
The Lowdown on Low Vision
Recent Census Bureau data shows a population of approximately 71 million baby boomers (the generation born from 1946-196...
Why Dilation Reversal Drops Are Not Curr...
Getting your eyes dilated can be inconvenient – dilation makes your eyes light sensitive, which can make it diffic...
Macular Degeneration, Cataracts, and You
We are frequently asked if it’s wise to have cataract surgery if you have Macular Degeneration. Let’s sta...
Eye Safety for the Upcoming Solar Eclips...
Mark your Calendars!!! On Monday, April 8, a solar eclipse will be visible across the entire continental United States a...

Choroidal nevus is the fancy word for a freckle in the back of the eye.

This lesion arises from a collection of cells that make pigment in the choroid, which lines the back of the retina and supplies the retina with nutrients. These choroidal...

Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil) was originally used to treat malaria and is now used mostly to treat rheumatological and dermatological diseases. Its most frequent use now is for rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and Lupus and is often very effective in...