Glaucoma – The Nebraska Medical Center

No one needs to go blind from this disease Glaucoma is a disease of the eye that affects the optic nerve, which is the nerve that helps us to see better, and there are many kinds of Glaucoma’s, so it’s a misconception that it’s just one disease and another thing to know about the disease […]

Are you a good LASIK Candidate

How would you know if you’re a candidate for LASIK? We have an excellent self-assessment test on the website. The other best way to do it is to come in and let me take a look. Our two main criteria there: Do you wear full-time glasses? Is your cornea able to withstand treatment. Most corneal […]

How Does LASIK Work?

Dr. Katie Brown, Optometrist – UAMS Jones Eye Institute

Hi, my name is Dr. Katie Brown and I am an optometrist at the UAMS Jones Eye Institute. I think the eye is very interesting because it is a very small organ that is extremely complicated. I don’t think I’ll ever be done learning about the eye, again it’s connection with systemic disease that’s very […]

LASIK- Near or Far Sighted Vision?

Can you fix near and far vision? Well, far vision for people who are nearsighted, is what LASIK was originally designed to do. The farsighted prescription where people have trouble reading, that’s been over the last few years, developed. And so, now, people with farsightedness and astigmatism can actually be treated as well, and that […]

3 Natural Treatments For Better Vision

You know how people say you don’t know what you got till it’s gone. Well, that’s the case with vision. You don’t realize how important your eyesight is until you can’t see properly or at all. Losing your eyesight is one of the most devastating things that can happen to anyone. You need your sight […]

Diabetic contacts

WITH DIABETES ARE AT RISK OF EVENTUALLY LOSING THEIR EYESIGHT DUE TO THE DISEASE. NOW, A RESEARCHER HAS DEVELOPED A GLOWING CONTACT LENS HE BELIEVES COULD HELP PRESERVE VISION. CHARLOTTE AMES HAS THE STORY IN TODAY’S HEALTHCAST. Colin Cook/ Contact Developer “so here’s the contact lens” COLIN COOK WATCHED DIABETES TAKE HIS AUNT’S VISION AND […]

Contact Lenses: Prescription to Correct Vision

When we deal with contact lenses I go back to something I tell all my patients and that every patient is like a puzzle. We have to put the right pieces in the right order at the right time and when we talk about patient flow about what to expect when you come into the […]

LASIK Q and A

– Hi, everyone, and welcome to our Michigan Medicine live event. I’m Ed Bottomley with the Michigan Medicine Department of Communication, and today’s topic is LASIK. I’m joined by our three guests. In the middle, we have Dr. Christopher Hood, a cornea specialist at Kellogg Eye Center where he performs refractive surgery and evaluates and […]

Best Contacts for Dry Eyes | How to Fix Dry Eyes with Contacts | Doctor Eye Health

so are you frustrated with how dry and irritated your eyes get with contacts well in this video I’m gonna be sharing why contacts feel so dry, some tips on how to fix dry eyes with contacts and what I consider to be the best contacts for dry eyes. let’s take a look! and yes […]