Common Eye Conditions


July 16, 2017

Brooklyn Eye Allergies

Ocular allergies can present with a variety of different symptoms that may leave you frustrated and uncomfortable. It is important to identify what is causing your allergies in order to […]
January 6, 2017

UV Eye Safety in the Winter

Did you know that UV eye protection is important all year round? While we all take extra precautions during the hot summer months, it’s important to remember that the sun […]
September 12, 2016

What You Need To Know About Macular Degeneration

Macular Degeneration is one of several concerning eye conditions that affects older adults. According to statistical data, more people are affected by macular degeneration than by cataracts and glaucoma combined. […]
August 30, 2016

Fall Allergies Are Right Around The Corner

Fall is right around the corners, and the change in seasons is usually accompanied by the onset of ocular allergies. Ocular allergies occur when your eyes are exposed to some […]
June 2, 2016

I have a Cataract. Now what?

Let’s start with the facts. What exactly is a cataract? Normally, the lens of the eye is clear. Light passes through the lens, allowing an image to be focused on […]
May 26, 2016

Preventing Macular Degeneration

Macular Degeneration is one of several concerning eye conditions that affects older adults. Millions of people in our country have been diagnosed with this condition, for which there is no […]
April 17, 2016

Why are my eyes “tired”?

Patients often complain of “tired eyes” to their doctor. Whether it happens at specific points in the day or is brought on by certain activities, tired eyes are a common […]
April 3, 2016

Three Reasons to Wear Sunglasses

  While they can make quite the fashion statement, sunglasses are vital part of your everyday routine that helps protect your eyes! 1. UV Protections: UV rays emitted by the […]
March 11, 2016

What You Don’t Know About Your Eyelash Extensions

  Women have been enhancing their eyelashes for centuries. But a common new enhancement, eyelash extensions, may not be as safe as you think. “Eyelash extensions—single synthetic fibers glued one […]
February 22, 2016

Spring Time Allergies

  Springtime is right around the corner, and the pollen in the air might put you at risk for ocular allergies and discomfort. In people with allergies, pollen causes the […]
January 15, 2016

Your Eyes After 40

After you enter your 40’s, you may notice changes in your vision. Here’s a look at the types of conditions you may experience as you enter this stage of your […]
January 4, 2016

A Healthy Diet for Healthy Eyes

Nutrition plays a vital role in not only our overall health, but the health of our eyes as well. Vitamins and antioxidants found in a variety of foods can help […]