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Cataract Surgery Clarkston, MI

3 Tips to Speed Up Your Cataract Surgery Recovery

Here at Wilkinson Eye Center, we don’t just provide patients with the basics like eye exams, contact lenses, and glasses, we specialize in a variety of different things including surgeries. One of the most common surgeries that we offer here at Wilkinson Eye Center is cataract surgery. Typically, during cataract surgery, we will remove the […]

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Eye Care Clarkston, MI

Why Protecting Your Eyes Is So Important

With summer in full swing, you are probably spending a lot of your time outdoors with friends and family enjoying the long summer days. And although being out in the sun is certainly good for the soul, too much sun exposure can wreak havoc on not just your skin but your eyes as well. So, […]

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Dry Eye Treatment Pontiac, MI

Is LipiFlow for Dry Eye Worth It

It’s normal to have dry eye on occasion but if you suffer from dry eye on a regular basis, then it’s probably a little more serious. Your eyes are naturally lubricated by your tears which contain mucin (a mucus-like substance) and lipids/oils. Each of these substances come from a different structure of the eye to […]

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Eye Care & Eye Exams Pontiac and Clarkston, MI

How to Wash Off Your Eye Makeup

Eye makeup is an easy and effective way to make your eyes pop and make you look otherwise alive (no matter how little sleep you had the night before). However, one problem that we see with patients who wear a lot of eye makeup is that they don’t know how to get it all the […]

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Optical Shop Pontiac and Clarkston, MI

3 Tips to Help You Pick the Perfect Summer Shades

If you’ve been sporting the same pair of sunglasses for who knows how long, it’s time to consider stepping up your sunglass game. Because sunglasses make a big impact without a lot of effort on your end, why not try a fun new trend this season. Let’s take a closer look at some sunglass buying […]

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Eye Care Services Pontiac, MI

4 Signs Your Vision is Getting Worse

Having good vision is something most people tend to take for granted until their vision starts to fade. And although blurred vision may be the number one indicator of failing vision, some symptoms are a little less obvious. Let’s take a closer look at a few of them. Headaches Frequent headaches— especially after trying to […]

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Cataract Surgery Pontiac, MI

What to Expect During Cataract Surgery Recovery

Cataract surgery is a common surgery that we perform at Wilkinson Eye Center. Out of the over 1.4 million people who undergo this surgery every year only 5% experience any sort of complications. One of the best ways— other than choosing a surgeon from Wilkinson Eye Center— to make sure that your eye cataract surgery […]

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Optical Shop Pontiac and Clarkston, MI

Open Your Eyes to Better Eye Care This Spring

It’s no secret that your eyes are one of the first things people notice when you first meet them. Which means that if you are trying to make a good impression on just about anyone, you need to make sure that you’re taking good care of your vision. But how? We at Wilkinson Eye Center […]

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How to Prepare for a Corneal Transplant

When it comes to your senses, it’s safe to say that your vision is one of the strongest ones. If you have a diseased or damaged cornea, however, you may suffer from skewed vision which can drastically change the way you see the world around you. Luckily, in some instances, we may recommend a surgical […]

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Eye Care Clarkston , MI

What to Know About Eye Strain

In a world where screen time takes up more of our day that talking with someone face to face, your eyes are more prone, now than ever, to eye strain. By staring at a screen for too long or even reading a book, it places an undue amount of strain on your eyes which can […]

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