How Doctors Think About COVID
General Eye Health

How Doctors Think About COVID

   We are about a year into this pandemic and one thing is perfectly clear.  The main feature of this virus is confusion!  Should we wear a mask?  Should we open schools?  Why are bars open but churches closed?  On and on and on.  Unfortunately, there has been a tremendous disconnect between how doctors think about the virus and putting a public policy in place.  Most of the time, the two do not sync up very well.  In this article, I am going to try and explain how doctors think about viruses and let you conclude what is and isn’t reasonable.

How to Use Eyedrops Without Draining Your Wallet
Dry Eye | General Eye Health | Glaucoma

How to Use Eyedrops Without Draining Your Wallet

I would like you to start thinking about eyedrops a little differently. When you buy a prescription that comes in a pill form, such as a blood pressure medication…

Why Can’t I Just Get Stronger Glasses?
General Eye Health

Why Can’t I Just Get Stronger Glasses?

This has to be one of the most common questions I get asked when seeing patients for a variety of eye conditions that decrease vision.  The first thing to do is understand exactly what glasses do and what are their limitations.  First, we need to stop thinking of glasses as being too strong or too…