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Can a Regular Eye Exam Detect Cataracts? 

Close-up view of an older adult's eye showing a cloudy ring around the outer edge of the iris.

Cataracts are a leading cause of vision impairment among adults and seniors worldwide, yet many people remain unaware of their condition until it significantly affects their quality of life. Cataracts can be detected during a routine eye exam using several tools to assess the progression of the cataracts. They include a slit lamp, ophthalmoscope, phoropter, […]

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What Is a Photofacial? 

Senior woman examining her face.

The world of skincare is constantly evolving. There are several innovative, non-invasive treatments available that can help individuals achieve their desired skin! A photofacial uses IPL technology to improve the appearance of skin by brightening skin tone, and evening skin texture, reducing hyperpigmentation, fine lines, and wrinkles, by stimulating collagen production in the skin.   […]

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What Is Morpheus8?

A woman laying down at an aesthetics clinic receiving Morpheus8 Treatment.

Navigating the landscape of aesthetic treatments can be as complex as it is exciting. Among the innovative solutions arriving on the scene, one name has been generating considerable buzz—Morpheus8. But what exactly is this talked-about procedure, and what can it offer you? Morpheus8 uses the combination of microneedling with radiofrequency (RF) energy to target deep […]

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Myopia vs Hyperopia: What’s The Difference?

A woman typing on her laptop and leaning in close to read the screen, showing signs of nearsightedness.

As we go through our daily lives, navigating through a world driven by technology and screens, it is becoming increasingly common for people to experience vision problems. Myopia and hyperopia are two of the most prevalent eye conditions that affect millions of individuals worldwide.  People with myopia struggle to focus on distant objects, while people […]

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How Long Does an Eye Exam Take?

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Eye exams play an important role when it comes to maintaining your eye health—but they aren’t just for an eye care professional to check your prescription. Eye exams also give us a chance to detect vision problems, eye diseases, and some health conditions as well. It’s essential to regularly schedule eye exams—especially for children and […]

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