LASIK Kihei, HI

Planning LASIK? Let’s Talk about Your Digital Devices!

We have become so accustomed to using computers, televisions, tablets, cell phones, and other digital devices that we may not even realize how often we are tuned into a screen. In recent studies, scientists have discovered that our heavy reliance on electronics may be degrading our eyesight. Advances in technology provide us with the opportunity […]

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Eye Exams Kihei, HI

Is Swimming on the Agenda This Summer?

Yes, we are surrounded by beautiful coastal waters that beg to be noticed, but that doesn’t mean local families can or want to spend their summer days on the beach. There are many reasons to swim in a backyard or neighborhood pool. Knowing that this is an easy way for families to occupy active children […]

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Eye Problems Kihei, HI

A Look at How Light May Affect Your Eyes

May is Ultraviolet Awareness Month, so we are turning out sights to the light. We don’t often think about ultraviolet light and how it may affect our overall health and wellness. We do, however, tend to enjoy our fair share of the UV. Even on cloudy days, of which we get very few, ultraviolet light […]

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How to Keep Your Contacts from Causing Eye Infection

Contact lenses have been an advantageous addition to optometry. Currently, contact lenses provide one in ten people the opportunity to conveniently correct mild to moderate refractive errors. There are several appealing aspects to contact lenses, such as being able to read without having to constantly push your eyeglasses up on your nose. As user-friendly as […]

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Glaucoma Maui Hawaii

Why You May Not See Glaucoma Coming, and Why You Should

Many of the conditions that affect the eye can be treated to preserve vision. Cataracts can be removed when vision becomes too cloudy, blurriness at a distance or up close may be corrected with eyeglasses or with refractive eye surgery. There is one condition that isn’t quite as easy on the eyes. Here, we’d like […]

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LASIK Kihei, HI

Does LASIK fit into Your Active Lifestyle?

LASIK has been one of the leading eye procedures performed in the last several years. Men and women of all ages have found freedom from eyeglasses by undergoing this short procedure to correct vision through meticulous cornea re-shaping. It’s true that LASIK can provide long-term, if not permanent, improvement to vision. Why else would so […]

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Are You Aware of This Risk for Macular Degeneration?

Our grandparents, and maybe even our parents, often heard of the value of “everything in moderation.” Do you know that adage?  It is intended to help us moderate things that are bad for us; things like smoking (although we should eliminate this), alcohol consumption, and even how much we eat. Here’s an interesting spin . […]

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Eye Clinic Services Maui HI

When Presbyopia Strikes

With age comes change. Some of that change can be good; the birth of children and grandchildren, for example. Other changes, especially those that affect our overall health and wellness, don’t always feel so great. For instance, when we find that we are holding labels far away from our face so we can read them, […]

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Do You Have the Wrong Idea about Laser Eye Surgery?

Most of the people who visit our Kihei and Wailuku offices are aware that many eye procedures performed today include laser technology. Because such procedures are so common, they have been falling into that pit of misinformation that surrounds most things today. If you’re weighing the pros and cons of having laser eye surgery to […]

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