8 Signs of Dry Eye Syndrome

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Mar 14, 2018 7:07:00 AM


Dry Eye Syndrome is caused by a chronic lack of sufficient lubrication and moisture on the surface of the eye and is more common among women. Those of us that suffer from it, sure know how frustrating it can be trying to live with Dry Eye Syndrome. There are 8 signs you may have Dry Eye Syndrome. Don't despair! There are also some easy ways to help your eyes.

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Cataracts? Understand your lens implant options

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Mar 7, 2018 6:07:00 AM

What the heck is an IOL?

Available since the early 1980's, lens implants or as they are known in the ophthalmic world, Intraocular Lenses or "IOLs", began a major shift in the surgical treatment of cataracts. Previously, having cataracts removed meant eye drops, thick glasses and a significant amount of recovery time. In traditional cataract surgery, the eye's natural lens was removed completely. With nothing available to replace that lens, the eye had no natural focusing ability. 

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What should you look for in a LASIK Surgeon?

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Feb 28, 2018 7:32:00 AM

Are you curious about LASIK vision correction surgery? It’s easy to spend months or years considering the procedure to improve your vision. You can use the Internet for basic research and get feedback from others about their experience – all helpful pieces in the puzzle. In truth, however, no matter how much online research you do or how many peopldoctor1.jpge you talk to about LASIK, the only way to know for sure if you are a good candidate for LASIK is to have a free and comprehensive LASIK consultation with a surgeon like Dr. Kenneth ...

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