Know How To Choose the Right Eye Doctor

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on May 31, 2018 7:00:00 AM

Choosing an eye care provider is an important health care decision. After all, you will be trusting your eye doctor to safeguard your precious sense of sight and help you maintain a lifetime of good vision.

The first step in your decision is to understand that there are two types of eye doctors: optometrists and ophthalmologists. And there is a third "O" among eye care providers: the optician.

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Spring Forward to Clearly Better Vision

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on May 24, 2018 10:33:09 AM

Now that spring in Upstate NY has finally arrived, you may be thinking about having LASIK surgery. As the seasons change, is it ti me to take the leap? Here are a few questions to ask yourself to decide if this spr ing is the right time to give yourself the gift of clearly better vision.
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May is Healthy Vision Month!

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on May 17, 2018 3:32:01 PM

This May, join the Rochester Eye & Laser Center in making your eye health a priority. We encourage you to take this time to check in with your loved ones about any vision-related conditions that may run in your family. We also recommend that you add a comprehensive eye exam to your to-do list.

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The food you eat may fend off age-related macular degeneration(AMD)

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on May 3, 2018 5:39:00 AM

Close to the center of your retina, at the back of your eye, is a small area known as the macula. The macula gives you sharp, central vision to do things like see straight ahead of you, and recognize people's faces. 

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