[link pid=”41″][/link] One of the most common reactions to life after LASIK surgery that I hear from patients in the Charleston and Mt. Pleasant, SC areas is, “I only wish I had done it sooner.” Many people don’t realize what they are missing until they are able to make out street signs, text messages, and […]
[link pid=”93″][/link] Quick disclaimer: This blog post is for informational purposes only and should not be considered medical advice. Please consult your doctor before making any changes to your diet or supplement intake. As an ophthalmologist, I have a unique understanding of the vital role that a balanced diet plays in our lives. By consuming […]
[link pid=”43″][/link] Resilience is a remarkable thing. As an ophthalmologist in Charleston, SC, I know this well. After refractive or cataract surgery, the human eye has the incredible power to mend rapidly and allow us to see clearly once again. . A LASIK patient is able to resume routine activities as soon as the very […]
[link pid=”41″][/link] There are many worries that come along with being a parent. In the beginning, you might wonder how you’ll manage to make ends meet between the cost of diapers and a growing grocery bill. You may wonder every time they cough or sneeze if it’s time for a trip to the emergency room. […]
Carrots are generally toted as the go-to vegetable for the eyes, but did you know that there are quite a few different foods out there that are said to promote good eye health? In this article we talk about some of these foods and how they can be beneficial to your daily diet.
The true price of LASIK can get confusing with so many mixed messages. Dr. Solomon and his team want to clear things up to help patients interested inLASIK know what to look for!
Most people know to protect themselves from Ultraviolet (UV) rays using traditional sunblock because of increasing skin cancer awareness. It is a less common understanding when it comes to the dangers UV radiation poses to your eyes, but like skin cancer awareness, it is becoming a growing concern around the world. It is good to see a raised level of awareness surrounding these issues, but in regards to how and when you should protect yourself from the dangers of UV radiation, there are some common misconceptions. In this article you will learn some of these misconceptions.
Sunglasses can give you instant James Dean cool or Audrey Hepburn glamour, but they’re much more than just a fashion accessory. Sunglasses are an essential tool in safeguarding the health of your eyes. Sunglasses provide critical protection from the sun’s damaging ultraviolet (UV) rays. Long term exposure to UV rays can damage the surface of your eye as well as its internal structures — sometimes contributing to macular degeneration and cataracts.
Taking care of your eyes should be a priority just like eating healthy and exercising regularly. When it comes to our health, we often visit our physician to ensure that our bodies are healthy. But what about when it comes to the health of our eyes? They’re not always top of mind, but they’re definitely just as important.
Some eye conditions are hereditary, but many are a result of poor vision care and bad habits. You may be surprised to find that things you do each and every day might actually be damaging your eye sight.