Monthly Archives: October 2014

Flashes and Floaters – What Do They Mean?

Flashes and Floaters | Mandel Vision Blog Post

At Mandel Vision, we often see patients who come in complaining of seeing floating spots in front of their eyes.  Occasionally, these spots are accompanied by flashes of light.  This can be a little disconcerting, to say the least.  In order to understand this phenomenon, it’s helpful to know a bit about the anatomy of the eye. The vitreous is a jelly-like substance that gives the eye its spherical shape and acts as a sort of shock-absorber for the eye.  …
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Patients’ Choice Award 2014

October 2014: For the seventh consecutive year, LASIK Surgeon, Eric Mandel, M.D. has been honored with the Vitals Patients’ Choice Award.  In 2014, patients have voiced their appreciation for the quality of care, treatment and service Dr. Mandel has provided.Of the nation’s 870,000 active doctors, only 5 percent were accorded this honor by their patients in 2014. As part of Vitals Awards & Recognition Program, Vitals Patients’ Choice Award honors physicians who provided excellent patient care – as reflected in …
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