June is UV Safety Month!
Contrary to popular belief, polarized lenses cut glare but don’t block ultraviolet rays. UV rays can cause both short and long term damage to your eyes. Make sure your polarized sunglasses also have a special UV400 coating which blocks 100% of UV rays.
This Week’s Eye Health Tip!
Allergy medication, both in oral and eye drop form, can exacerbate dry eye symptoms. Using natural tear drops, at least 4 times a day, while you are taking allergy medication can help combat this common side effect and keep your eyes more comfortable.
Get to Know our NYC LASIK
Lori holds an M.B.A. from the University of Maryland and has been a member of the staff since 1990. Prior to her position as Practice Administrator at Mandel Vision, she was an audiologist for 15 years. She brings considerable knowledge from her medical background, combined with a business acumen, to navigate the ever changing climate of medical practice management.
New on the Blog!
Corneal Thickness and LASIK Eye Surgery
There’s a lot of talk these days about the importance of corneal thickness when considering LASIK eye surgery, but what does it really mean and how important is it in determining candidacy for LASIK? Although it’s not the only factor used to determine LASIK candidacy, corneal thickness is definitely an important one.