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Is Conductive Keratoplasty Treatment Effective

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.

How To Get Rid Of Eye Floaters

Here is what you need to know about this condition and what you can do to get rid of those pesky eye floaters.

Is Laser Eye Surgery Painful?

Author:Sonny Goel MDDate:2019-01-28
LASIK and PRK laser eye surgery are performed under local anesthetic and cause minimal discomfort for patients. Learn more about laser eye surgery here.

How to choose the right surgeon for laser cataract surgery

Author:Sonny Goel MDDate:2018-12-31
Choosing the right surgeon for laser eye surgery can be difficult. Learn tips on how to choose the right surgeon for laser cataract surgery.

Difference Between Laser Cataract Surgery and Traditional Cataract Surgery

Author:Sonny Goel, MDDate:2018-11-30
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.

Tips for Preventing Glaucoma

Author:Sonny Goel MDDate:2018-10-30
Making certain lifestyle choices, like a good diet and exercise can help prevent glaucoma. Learn more tips for preventing glaucoma.

How to protect your eyes from overexposure to blue light

Author:Sonny Goel MDDate:2018-09-30
Overexposure to blue light from digital devices can affect eye and general health. Learn how to protect your eyes from overexposure to blue light.

How to prepare for LASIK surgery

Author:Sonny Goel MDDate:2018-08-23
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.

Can level and angle of astigmatism change within a year?

Author:Sonny Goel MDDate:2018-07-12
Astigmatism is a common eye problem caused by an irregularly shaped cornea. Learn how the level and angle of astigmatism can change over time.

Will I Lose Vision if My Lazy Eye is Left Untreated?

Author:Sonny Goel, MDDate:2018-06-26
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.

How to Reduce Myopia of the Eyes

Author:Sonny Goel MDDate:2018-05-03
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 Treatment

Author:Sonny Goel, MDDate:2018-04-23
Keratoconus is an eye condition characterized by a thinning cornea. Learn the most common treatments for treating vision loss caused by Keratoconus.


Author:Sonny Goel, MDDate:2018-03-20
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.

Diabetic Retinopathy

Author:Sonny Goel, MDDate:2018-02-14
When left untreated, diabetic retinopathy can lead to blindness. Learn more about symptoms and treatments for diabetic retinopathy.

Does LASIK surgery correct cataracts?

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.

Tips for recovering from cataract surgery

Author:Dr. Sonny GoelDate:2017-12-20
Sonny Goel, MD in Baltimore, MD explains tips for a healthy recovery from cataract surgery. Learn more here.

Difference between iLASIK and traditional LASIK

Author:Sonny Goel, MDDate:2017-11-27
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.

Top Doctor Award for Second Year in a Row

Author:Press ReleaseDate:2017-11-13
Sonny Goel, MD is proud to announce that Dr. Sonny Goel has been named "Top Doctor" for the second consecutive year by Baltimore Magazine.

When Should I Have Cataract Surgery?

Author:Sonny Goel, M.DDate:2017-10-23
Learn the proper time of when you should have your cataract surgery. Contact (410) 336-6634 for an appointment with us today.

Are the effects of LASIK permanent?

Author:Sonny Goel MDDate:2017-09-12
Before making the commitment with LASIK, many patients want to know if LASIK is permanent. Learn more about the long-term effects of LASIK.

Dry eye after LASIK

Author:Dr. GoelDate:2017-08-23
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.

Proper Eye Care After LASIK Can Reduce the Risk of Infection

Author:Dr. Sonny GoelDate:2017-07-22
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.

Cataract Awareness Month in June

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.

Understanding Treatment Options for Presbyopia

Author:Dr. Sonny GoelDate:2017-04-21
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.

Dr. Sonny Goel Named “Top Doctor” of 2016 in Baltimore Magazine

Author:Press ReleaseDate:2017-02-28
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.

The Benefits of Intraocular Lenses (IOLS)

Author:Dr. Sonny GoelDate:2017-02-20
Intraocular lenses are a premium way to treat cataracts and myopia. Learn about the benefits of treating eye disorders with intraocular lenses here.

Reducing the Risk of Infection

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.

Post-operative LASIK Pain

LASIK is a safe & effective treatment, but it can have some postoperative side effects. Learn why you might experience discomfort, & how to treat it.

What to Expect from Pre-operative

Before beginning your LASIK surgery, Dr. Sonny Goel will assess any potential problems for your individual eye health. Learn more here.

What Patients Should Know About

Before choosing LASIK eye surgery, you should be prepared for the costs of LASIK, as well as optimal health for candidates. Learn more here.

Traditional vs. Custom LASIK: Which One is Right for You?

Custom LASIK surgery has many advantages over traditional LASIK. Learn about the benefits of LASIK with Dr. Sonny Goel.

LASIK Success Rates

LASIK is a highly successful & popular laser eye surgery. Learn about Dr. Goel’s success rates & proper candidates for LASIK.

Who Is a Good Candidate for LASIK Surgery?

Most patients with farsightedness & myopia are candidates for LASIK. Learn if you fit the requirements to be a candidate for LASIK eye surgery here.

Pre-op Instructions for LASIK Surgery Patients

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.

The Potential Risks and Complications of LASIK Surgery

Like any surgery, LASIK has potential risks. Be prepared for your LASIK surgery by preventing any potential risks and complications.

LASIK Recovery Tips

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 Side Effects

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.

Welcome To Our Blog

Read about common LASIK & eye care questions in our Baltimore, MD ophthalmology blog.