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How to care for your eye after Cataract Surgery

How to care for your eye after cataract surgery How to care for your eye after cataract surgery. Let me first start with a disclaimer.  Anything YOUR surgeon told you to do after surgery should supersede what is in this post.There are many variations of what each surgeon asks their patients to do after cataract surgery so please just use...
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Top 4 reasons you need your eyes checked more frequently as you get older.

exam Top 4 reasons you need your eyes checked more frequently as you get older. The American Academy of Ophthalmology has recommendations for how often adults need to get their eyes examined.  The recommendations vary according to the level of risk you have for eye disease.For people who are not at elevated...
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How does Cataract Surgery improve your vision?

cat sx How does Cataract Surgery improve your vision? First let’s start with what is a cataract?  Your eye has a lens inside of it.  Early in life this lens is optically clear and as light passes through the lens it refracts the light which helps focus the light on the retina. ...
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Cataract Surgery and Increased Life Expectancy

cataract surgery and life expectancy Cataract Surgery and Life Expectancy A recent study published in JAMA Ophthalmology has demonstrated in older women a correlation between having cataract surgery and a decrease in death rate from all causes. The data comes from a prospective longitudinal study called the Women’s Health Initiative.  This study involved women 65...
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Guest — Cameron Page

Glaucoma and cannabis?

Have you guys ever tried using cannabis for medical purposes? I have been diagnosed with glaucoma for almost a year now and I've b... Read More
Friday, 01 December 2017 09:45
Dr. Wnorowski

cannabis- not effective treatm...

cannabis is not seen as an effective treatment for glaucoma. Please review our article on the subject. https://www.shoreeye.com/... Read More
Friday, 01 December 2017 13:12
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How Much Should I Pay Out of Pocket for Premium Cataract Surgery?

paying for premium cataract surgery How Much Should I Pay Out of Pocket for Premium Cataract Surgery This is the third installment of a three-part series. In the first installment “Why do I have to pay extra for cataract surgery?” I addressed the reasons why there are now optional parts of cataract surgery for which...
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Guest — Maryam Ali

Hi!How much is the cost of bas...

Also, what are the charges for pre-surgery check up, approvals etc? Basically I am looking for a ball-park estimate of the cost of... Read More
Thursday, 11 April 2019 18:03
Dr. Wnorowski

Charges

For our office the charges for someone having cataract surgery without insurance run about $1800 for the basic implant, pre and po... Read More
Thursday, 11 April 2019 18:27
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