Monthly Archives: October 2016

Mandel Vision In Focus Newsletter ~ October 2016 Highlights

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October is Halloween Safety Month Protect those peepers this Halloween! If you’re already planning your costume, be sure to leave costume contact lenses out of the equation.  These non-prescription contact lenses can lead to eye infections which are potentially vision-threatening. Click here to learn more about the dangers of these contact lenses. The Month’s Eye Health Tip People with type 2 diabetes who intensively control their blood sugar level were found to have cut their risk of diabetic retinopathy in half. Source: ACCORD Trial Eye Study. Click here to learn more about diabetes and its potential effect on the eye. Meet our Team Members Suki Kaur …
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Patients’ Choice Award 2016

October 2016: For the ninth consecutive year, corneal specialist and LASIK Surgeon, Eric Mandel, M.D. has been honored with the Vitals Patients’ Choice Award.   In 2016, patients 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 2016. As part of Vitals Awards & Recognition Program, Vitals Patients’ Choice Award honors physicians who provided excellent patient care. …
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LASIK in the Military

LASIK in the Military | Mandel Vision Blog Post

Several recently published studies involving LASIK in the military may help allay your fears about LASIK laser vision correction. These studies address night vision and stability of the corneal flap, which are both common concerns among patients considering LASIK with Dr. Mandel at our NYC LASIK center.  Better yet, the findings in one of the most recent studies, involving Naval aviators, are overwhelmingly in favor of LASIK in the military.  In fact, in anonymous questionnaires, 95.9% said that LASIK helped …
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