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Eye Care & Eye Exam in Clarkston, MI

Wet or Dry: What Kind of Macular Degeneration Do You Have?

Macular degeneration isn’t something that anybody aspires to have, but it’s actually the leading cause of blindness in patients over the age of 50. So, what is there to know about this vision disease? First things first, there are actually two different types of macular degeneration: wet and dry. But what are the differences between […]

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Cataracts Clarkston MI | Glaucoma Pontiac MI

3 Facts and 2 Myths About Cataracts

If you are the type of person that loves a good game, but you hate it when people play games on you, then this article is just for you. As one of the most common eye conditions out there, cataracts aren’t anything that you want to play with. To help you learn a little bit […]

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Cataract Surgery Clarkston, MI

Cataracts 101

It’s safe to say that most people have heard of the termcataracts, but not many people actually know what they are. If you have a family history of cataracts, have a family member who has cataracts, or are nervous that they are something that you may get one day, then this article is just for […]

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Eye Care | Pontiac, MI

What to Do About Itching Eyes

Spring is just around the corner which means that allergies may be taking over your life— leaving you with eyes that look more like tomatoes than anything. If you are experiencing really itchy eyes, you may be tempted to reach for a bottlebrush to find some relief, but before you do anything crazy, we have […]

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LASIK Pontiac & Clarkston, MI

How to Get Ready for Your Lasik Eye Surgery

If you are sick and tired of having to put in contacts every day then it may be time for you to strongly consider getting Lasik eye surgery. During this vision corrective surgery, we will reshape your cornea which corrects refraction in the eye; leaving you with better vision and without the need to wear […]

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LASIK Pontiac & Clarkston, MI

How to Prepare for Lasik

If wearing contacts or glasses everyday doesn’t sound like your idea of a good time, then Lasik eye surgery may be the best thing for you. During Lasik, our experts will work to reshape your cornea which will help to improve your vision. To make sure that your surgery goes as smoothly as possible, let’s […]

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Dry Eye Treatment Pontiac, MI

3 Easy Ways to Find Dry Eye Relief During the Winter

Experiencing dry, uncomfortable, fatigued eyes during the winter isn’t something that’s uncommon for a lot of people. If you feel like your eyes are extra dry this winter, then this article is just the thing for you. From adding humidity to your air to using eye drops, let’s take a closer look at a few […]

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Diabetic Eye Care Clarkston, MI

Am I At Risk For Diabetic Retinopathy?

One thing that a lot of patients who are diagnosed with diabetes are unaware of is just how much it can impact the rest of your health; including causing vision problems like diabetic retinopathy. One of the tricky things about diabetic retinopathy is that there may not be any clear symptoms of it at first, […]

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