Coronavirus and Eye Safety

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Apr 9, 2020 11:12:31 AM

Coronavirus can spread through your eyes.

During the coronavirus spread, we all need to guard our eyes, as well as our hands and mouth to slow the spread. Coronavirus can spread through your eyes. Here are some ways you can help yourself and keep the spread down. 

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What's an eyecare emergency?

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Mar 25, 2020 3:54:05 PM

As we've all seen throughout New York State this week, many healthcare facilities are only able to treat emergencies while open. The rest of our everyday, non-essential treatments have stopped for a period of time. We all hope it's safe to resume our full practice soon. 

So, what is an eye emergency? We thought it would be helpful to tell you about some of the eye issues we are seeing, that we would want you to contact your ophthalmologist about.

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The dangers of rubbing your eyes

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Mar 16, 2020 12:40:33 PM

We all rub our eyes when we are tired, or frustrated, or just out of habit. Knowing what happens when you do it and how you can get rid of this bad habit is essential to not only your eye health, but your overall health as well.

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