Are Dry Eye Disease and Dry Eye Syndrome the Same Thing?

Dry eye is a very common eye condition that can cause numerous bothersome symptoms. Dry eye is also known as many other things, including dry eye disease, dry eye syndrome, and even keratoconjunctivitis sicca. At Eye Care Specialists, we are dedicated to determining a treatment plan to improve your symptoms. Keep reading to learn more… Read More

What Kind of IOL Should I Choose?

As you age, cataracts can begin to develop in your eyes, causing cloudy vision that can affect your daily life. Cataract surgery is a common and effective way to restore vision, and one important aspect of the surgery is choosing the right intraocular lens, also known as IOL. At Eye Care Specialists, we understand that… Read More

Is Dry Eye a Symptom of Cataracts?

Are you experiencing symptoms of cataracts or dry eye syndrome? If you have already been diagnosed with cataracts, you may be questioning if they can lead to dry eyes. Keep reading to learn if dry eye is a symptom of cataracts! What Are Cataracts? Cataracts are a natural part of the aging process that causes… Read More

Can I Get LASIK if I Have Astigmatism?

Astigmatism is a common vision problem. In fact, about a third of the population has this vision condition to some degree.  While glasses or contacts have traditionally been used to solve this widespread issue, many people want more from their vision. That’s why millions of people have turned to LASIK.   Keep reading to learn if… Read More

What is the Difference Between a Standard IOL and a Premium IOL?

A very important part of preparing for cataract surgery is selecting the best IOL based on your vision goals, lifestyle, and budget. The IOL you choose will shape your vision’s potential after cataract surgery.  Choosing between a standard or a premium IOL is a good place to start. At Eye Care Specialists, your eye doctor… Read More

How Do I Know If Blepharoplasty is a Good Fit?

Your skin will naturally change as you age. Due to this, your skin may begin to droop, sag, and collect fat in places it didn’t before.  The skin around the eyes is no exception to these changes. Bags under the eyes and heavy eyelids can make you look exhausted and older than you actually are…. Read More

Tired of Contacts? Why Not Consider LASIK Instead?

Many people choose to wear contact lenses as an alternative to glasses. This can be done for cosmetic reasons or to combat the inconveniences of bulky glasses. Contacts are invisible, so you don’t need to have frames covering your face and changing your style. However, contacts have problems of their own.  That’s why millions of… Read More