Monthly Archives: February 2016

Mandel Vision In Focus Newsletter – February 2016 Highlights

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February is National ARMD and Low Vision Awareness Month    February is National ARMD and Low Vision Awareness Month. ARMD affects more than 10 million Americans and is the leading cause of central vision loss for those aged 55 and older in the United States. Click here to read more about ARMD.     This Week’s Eye Health Tip Adding a humidifier to your dry eye regimen through the winter months can help keep your eyes more comfortable.* In cooler weather the air tends to be dry, which can …
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Castle Connolly America’s Top Doctors 2016

Dr. Mandel is the only exclusive laser vision correction surgeon, in the New York Metro area, to have been selected as one of America’s Top Doctors by Castle Connolly, for 15 consecutive years. Click here  to read more.

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3 Key Factors to Consider when Researching LASIK Surgery

Personal LASIK Customization_Dr Eric Mandel

The three key factors to consider when researching LASIK surgery are the skill of your surgeon, the pre-screening technology utilized and the technology used during the actual LASIK surgery. • The Skill of Your Surgeon:  First and foremost, LASIK is a surgeon-dependent corneal procedure.  Although a portion of LASIK surgery is computerized, manual manipulation of the cornea is still necessary.  The corneal flaps created in LASIK are thinner than a human hair.  Surgeons who are cornea-fellowship trained are best equipped to …
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