Intacs® Corneal Implants

  Keratoconus is a disease that creates thinning of the cornea also known as the clear front surface of the eye. Unfortunately, the cause of keratoconus is still unknown and shows no discrimination against age, gender, and race. This progressive disease causes a normal shaped cornea to bulge into an asymmetrical cone-like shape. This change…

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‘Tis the Season!

Throughout the years our office has grown in many ways, but despite the changes one thing has stayed the same, our love for giving back to our community. Whether we are outside constructing a trail or promoting a good cause in our office, CEI is always doing something fun and exciting! Check out some of the…

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Traditional Cataract Surgery vs Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery

Knowing your options Are you considering cataract surgery? If you are, then you have a couple options on how your cataracts will be removed: traditional cataract surgery or laser-assisted cataract surgery. Cataract surgery is considered to be one of the safest and most performed surgeries across the world. By educating yourself on the available options…

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Free Yourself From Reading Glasses!

In our 40s and 50s, we begin to experience a natural decline in our near vision, making simple tasks like looking at a phone or reading a book difficult. This near vision loss is called presbyopia. What is presbyopia? Much like a camera, our eyes need the ability to adjust and focus so that we…

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iLASIK – The Next Generation LASIK Procedure

  iLASIK: The Ultimate Vision Correction Procedure The new iLASIK procedure combines the world’s most advanced vision correcting technologies into one safe, proven procedure. The iLASIK system provides precise, safe, and effective vision correction. This new procedure has now been used to treat more eyes than any other laser vision treatment available today, which is…

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Retina

The retina is a layer of tissue in the back of your eye that senses light and sends images to your brain. In the center of this nerve tissue is the macula. The macula provides the sharp, central vision needed for reading, driving and seeing fine detail. Retinal disorders affect this vital part of the…

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Glaucoma

Glaucoma is a progressive eye disease that damages the optic nerve. Because the optic nerve transmits information from your eye to your brain, glaucoma can result in a gradual, irreversible loss of vision and may eventually lead to blindness. Although there are different types of glaucoma, high intraocular pressure (IOP) — also referred to as…

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