If you are considering LASIK eye surgery, you probably have a lot of questions. One of the most common questions we hear at the Rochester Eye & Laser Center is, “Do I need to use eye drops, and for how long?” In this blog, Dr. Kenneth Lindahl discusses the protocol he recommends for eye drops before and after all-laser LASIK surgery.
Most of us take our eyesight for granted, that is until we start noticing changes and seek the advice of an optometrist. While eye problems can be associated with aging, they can happen to anyone of any age.
It’s important to recognize the early signs of eye troubles so that your doctor will be ready to deal with them through any available treatments. Here are 7 things to look out for so you don’t lose sight of your eye health. There are more, but let's start here...
It’s difficult to enjoy a beautiful spring day through swollen eyes and a stuffy nose.
Why is springtime so often accompanied by red, puffy, and itchy eyes? The answer isn’t always allergies, so let’s look at the different things that can cause allergy symptoms in the spring and what we can do to avoid or minimize these symptoms so that we can get the most out of this beautiful season.