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Being unable to see clearly without the help of glasses or contact lenses can be very frustrating. Although both of these solutions are highly successful, they can also require the wearer to make a variety of compromises. In the case of glasses this can include needing to remember to take them with you when you leave the house or disliking your appearance when wearing them. In the case of contact lenses this can include the expense of using them and difficulty wearing them when you have allergies such as hayfever.
Here is what you need to know about this condition and what you can do to get rid of those pesky eye floaters.
LASIK and PRK laser eye surgery are performed under local anesthetic and cause minimal discomfort for patients. Learn more about laser eye surgery here.
Choosing the right surgeon for laser eye surgery can be difficult. Learn tips on how to choose the right surgeon for laser cataract surgery.
Laser cataract surgery uses laser technology while traditional cataract surgery uses a scalpel. Learn how laser cataract surgery can be a safer alternative to traditional cataract treatments.
Making certain lifestyle choices, like a good diet and exercise can help prevent glaucoma. Learn more tips for preventing glaucoma.
Overexposure to blue light from digital devices can affect eye and general health. Learn how to protect your eyes from overexposure to blue light.
Preparing for LASIK surgery will help patients have a smoother and more effective recovery. Learn more about LASIK, and how to prepare for LASIK surgery at Sonny Goel, MD in Baltimore, MD.
Astigmatism is a common eye problem caused by an irregularly shaped cornea. Learn how the level and angle of astigmatism can change over time.
When left untreated, lazy eye can lead to a variety of concerns, including vision loss in the affected eye. Learn more about the the effects of leaving a lazy eye untreated.
Humans spend a lot of time staring at screens, which can increase your likelihood of developing myopia. Learn preventative measures to reduce myopia of the eyes.
Keratoconus is an eye condition characterized by a thinning cornea. Learn the most common treatments for treating vision loss caused by Keratoconus.
Ptergium, often called surfer's eye, is an eye condition common in people who spend a lot of time in the sun. Learn symptoms, treatments, and prevention of ptergium.
When left untreated, diabetic retinopathy can lead to blindness. Learn more about symptoms and treatments for diabetic retinopathy.
LASIK surgery can correct a lot of eye disorders, but it does not correct most forms of cataracts. Learn more about the right surgery for cataracts and refractive eye disorders.
Sonny Goel, MD in Baltimore, MD explains tips for a healthy recovery from cataract surgery. Learn more here.
Thinking about laser eye surgery, you might be wondering what is the difference between iLASIK and traditional LASIK surgery. Sonny Goel, MD answers this and more.
Sonny Goel, MD is proud to announce that Dr. Sonny Goel has been named "Top Doctor" for the second consecutive year by Baltimore Magazine.
Learn the proper time of when you should have your cataract surgery. Contact (410) 336-6634 for an appointment with us today.
Before making the commitment with LASIK, many patients want to know if LASIK is permanent. Learn more about the long-term effects of LASIK.
Before undergoing LASIK, Dr. Goel will perform a consultation to rule out your risk of developing dry eye from LASIK. Learn more about this condition.
Are you scheduled for an upcoming LASIK surgery? While LASIK is a safe and effective eye surgery, you should follow these tips to reduce your risk of developing an infection after surgery.
June is cataract awareness month. Dr. Sonny Goel in Baltimore MD explains the tell-tale signs of cataracts, how to treat them, and what you can do now to prevent cataracts.
Do you suffer from blurred vision when trying to focus on things far away? You could have myopia. Learn about myopia, nearsightedness, & your available treatments.
Presbyopia is an incredibly common eye disorders, and there are multiple treatment options. Learn more on the best treatment options for presbyopia at Sonny Goel, MD.
Ophthalmologist, Dr. Sonny Goel was named 2016 "Top Doctor" by Baltimore Magazine. As a pioneer in LASIK, he's performed over 80,000 LASIK laser eye surgeries. Learn more here.
Intraocular lenses are a premium way to treat cataracts and myopia. Learn about the benefits of treating eye disorders with intraocular lenses here.
One of the easiest ways to reduce your risk of infection after LASIK is by choosing an experienced surgeon & taking care of yourself after surgery. Learn more here.
LASIK is a safe & effective treatment, but it can have some postoperative side effects. Learn why you might experience discomfort, & how to treat it.
Before beginning your LASIK surgery, Dr. Sonny Goel will assess any potential problems for your individual eye health. Learn more here.
Before choosing LASIK eye surgery, you should be prepared for the costs of LASIK, as well as optimal health for candidates. Learn more here.
Custom LASIK surgery has many advantages over traditional LASIK. Learn about the benefits of LASIK with Dr. Sonny Goel.
LASIK is a highly successful & popular laser eye surgery. Learn about Dr. Goel’s success rates & proper candidates for LASIK.
Most patients with farsightedness & myopia are candidates for LASIK. Learn if you fit the requirements to be a candidate for LASIK eye surgery here.
Before undergoing LASIK surgery, you will need to follow some pre-op instructions. Learn those instructions here, or call our office at 410-828-2020.
Like any surgery, LASIK has potential risks. Be prepared for your LASIK surgery by preventing any potential risks and complications.
It is important to take care of yourself after LASIK surgery. Follow these tips for a healthy & quick recovery. Call Dr. Sonny Goel today & learn more 410-828-2020.
LASIK has few side effects - read about those here & ways to avoid negative side effects after your LASIK surgery with Dr. Goel in our Baltimore, MD area.
Read about common LASIK & eye care questions in our Baltimore, MD ophthalmology blog.