Category Archives: Eye Care

DIGITAL EYE STRAIN

In today’s modern world we are constantly surrounded by media and entertainment that are presented from a digital source. Every day we use our electronics at work, to contact family, and to watch movies. When we stare at our screens for long periods of time we often experience digital eye strain (also known as computer…
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Our Newest Office in Centennial Hills Las Vegas

We are thrilled to announce our newest office in Centennial Hills Las Vegas. Click video below to watch the Fox 5 More Show featuring Dr. Rudy Manthei at the new office. [video width="640" height="360" mp4="http://nevadaeyephysicians.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/kvvu-hd_2016-09-01_09_44_37-revise.mp4"][/video]
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Common Eye Conditions in Children

Mark Stradling, D.O. Comprehensive Ophthalmology and Cataract Surgery First of all, there are lots of different eye conditions that occur in kids.  We won't provide an exhaustive list of things here, but hit on some of the more common ones and maybe some of the more important ones.   One of the most noticeable eye…
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Myint Minute: Dealing with Dark Circles

You wake up and see dark circles and bags under your eyes. You go to that important luncheon and its still there! You come home exhausted and look in the mirror. OMG its worse now! How can this be happening to me? What is causing this? The eyes are the first feature we tend to…
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Traditional Cataract Surgery vs. Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery

Darrick Neibaur DO, Comprehensive Ophthalmology and Cataract Surgery Every day my patients ask me; “Doc, is it better to have traditional cataract surgery or laser cataract surgery?” In my opinion it is better to have laser-assisted cataract surgery and here's why: Cataract surgery is the most common surgery performed today.  Cataract surgery is very safe…
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June Is Cataract Awareness Month

Surjeet Singh MD, Cataract and LASIK surgeon Cataract is one of the leading causes of visual decline in people above the age of 50.   The most common cause of cataract is natural aging. Other less common causes of cataracts include trauma, steroid use, metabolic abnormalities and infections. What is a cataract?  Human eyes have…
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Springing into Allergy Season

Spring has sprung across the valley and for many of us that means allergy season!  With almost 50 million Americans suffering from seasonal allergies, it becomes a hot topic in the early spring! Most allergens are themselves harmless. What really causes allergic reactions is how your own immune system responds to take care of the…
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UV Rays: Your Eyes and Protection

You probably understand the link between ultraviolet (UV) radiation and skin cancer. But many are far less aware of the connection between UV radiation and eye damage. What is UV light? The sun’s primary danger to us comes in the form of UV light or radiation. UV radiation is a component of solar radiation. Artificial…
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What is Hyperopia?

Hyperopia, also known as farsightedness, is a common type of refractive error where distant objects may be seen more clearly than objects that are near. However, people experience hyperopia differently. Some people may not notice any problems with their vision, especially when they are young. For people with significant hyperopia, vision can be blurry for…
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What is Ocular Hypertension?

Ocular hypertension means the pressure in your eyes — your intraocular pressure (IOP) — is higher than normal. Left untreated, high eye pressure can cause glaucoma and permanent vision loss in some individuals. However, some people can have ocular hypertension without developing any damage to their eyes or vision, as determined by a comprehensive eye…
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