Cataract Surgery Kihei, HI

What Cataract Removal Means for Quality of Life

Cataract surgery is a life-changing surgery. At the same time, it is a procedure that many people put off, possibly for far longer than they should. Because cataracts can significantly impair vision, but do not threaten it entirely, patients who are looking through clouded lenses have the option of scheduling cataract removal at their preferred […]

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Nearsightedness: It’s Not just an Adult Problem

We often discuss vision problem as if they were all age-related. One look at a child was wearing corrective lenses, and you know this is not the way it always goes. Currently, there are more than 10 million children in our country who are living with myopia or nearsightedness. If this condition is not properly […]

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Diabetic Eye Exams Kihei, HI

Diabetes and Blurry Vision: Examining the Link

When the body’s metabolic system loses its ability to adequately produce and use insulin, a number of disruptive symptoms occurs. The misuse of insulin means that the body is unable to metabolize sugar appropriately. We refer to this as diabetes, and physicians across all fields of medicine are cognizant of the extensive damage this chronic […]

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Blepharoplasty Kihei, HI

Blepharoplasty: Knowing When It’s Time

Eyelid rejuvenation is one of the most common requests of men and women seeing cosmetic care. Recent market research has discovered that, when a person reduces cosmetic concerns around the eyes, their overall sense of satisfaction with their facial aesthetic improves. Many cosmetic surgeons are now discussing blepharoplasty for eyelid rejuvenation as an alternative to […]

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Dry Eyes HI

Let those Tears Flow

Our tears do not get much attention. That is until they demand it. When we hear that word, “tears,” what usually comes to mind is crying. There are, however, some reasons why the eyes produce tears. Crying is just one of them. We’ll start with that, though. Emotional Tears Everyone knows that certain feelings provoke […]

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eye care services HI

How Light could be Doing You In

Usually, we perceive light to be a good thing. Without the varying wavelengths and colors of light, we actually wouldn’t even see white light. What we observe in our field of vision is the result of red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, and violet wavelengths entering the eye separately, and then joining on the retina. […]

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Botox HI

Has the Time Come for Botox?

We have been hearing about Botox treatment for so long now that it’s hard to believe this injectable solution didn’t always exist. This perception of Botox being the Wonder Drug of the Century is shared by many people that we meet. For those who have yet to start their love-affair with Botox, it is easy […]

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