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Are There Different Types of Cataracts?

The Three Primary Types of Cataracts and Their Symptoms Cataracts cause more vision problems than any other eye-related issue or disease. In fact, cataracts are the number one cause of blindness around the world. It is common for many people over the age of 60 to begin experiencing vision impairment caused ...

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New Health and Safety Protocols at NeoVision Eye Center

Safety Protocols for NeoVision Staff and Patients During COVID-19 During the COVID-19 pandemic, the safety and well-being of our patients, staff, and our doctors is our first priority at NeoVision Eye Center. Our team is dedicated to continuing to provide the highest quality care while also adhering to strict safety ...

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How To Treat Common Seasonal Eye Allergies at Home

Soothe Seasonal Eye Allergies with These Home Remedies While most people are getting excited about enjoying more time outside, over 66 million people in the US are dreading the eye allergies they experience this time of year. If you are one of the many people who have sensitive eyes, the pursuit ...

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A Guide to Caring for Your Eyes During COVID-19

What You Should Know About Proper Eye Care and Your Health During COVID-19 Since the Coronavirus has interrupted most of our everyday lives, creating healthier habits has never been more important. In response, our expert eye care team has created an easy guide to help you properly care for your ...

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Tips For Avoiding Foggy Glasses While Wearing a Face Mask

How to Prevent Your Glasses from Fogging Up while Wearing a Protective Face Mask There are over 143 million people in the world who wear corrective eyeglasses. If you are one of them, then you probably are asking yourself: how do I keep my eyeglasses from fogging up when wearing my ...

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7 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About the Cost of LASIK

What Most Patients are Surprised to Learn About How Much LASIK Costs Our patients are our number one priority at NeoVision Eye Center. Our team will take the time to answer any and all of your questions about LASIK eye surgery. Below we have outlined some of the things that ...

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How to Treat Common Eye Problems at Home

Find Relief from these Four Common Eye Issues at Home Our ophthalmologists at NeoVision Eye Center have extensive medical and ocular surgical expertise to ensure optimal eye health for all our Union City patients. But there are a few very common eye problems that can be easily treated safely at ...

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6 Home Remedies to Soothe Dry Eye Symptoms

Relieve Symptoms of Dry Eye while Spending Extended Time at Home The last thing anyone needs right now is to feel physically uncomfortable, but around 5 million people in the U.S. struggle with irritating dry eye symptoms every day. Whether it is caused by allergies, an underlying eye condition, or ...

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Are Eye Floaters and Flashes Dangerous?

Noticing Floaters Or Flashes in Your Vision? Here's What You Need to Know! Floaters and flashes in the eye are completely normal to experience as we age and are typically not dangerous. But on rare occasions, these can be warning signs of something more severe. What are Eye Floaters? Eye ...

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Common Concerns About Cataract Surgery

Answers to Common Concerns About Cataract Surgery Did you know that one out of every six Americans over the age of 40 suffers from vision problems caused by cataracts? A cataract is a clouding that occurs on the lens of an eye. If left untreated, cataracts can grow and continue to ...

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Cataract Surgery Aftercare and Healing

What Patients Can Expect After Having Cataract Surgery There are currently more people around the world suffering from cataracts than any other eye diseases combined. In fact, over 20 million people have been left blind from this condition, making cataracts the world’s number one cause of blindness. Thankfully, with modern ...

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The Ultimate Guide to LASIK Laser Eye Surgery

Everything You Need To Know About LASIK Laser Eye Surgery Over 10 million people in the USA have already experienced the life-changing effects of LASIK laser vision correction. If you are considering correcting your vision problems with laser eye surgery or are preparing for your upcoming procedure, this LASIK Laser Eye ...

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How To Keep Your Eyes Healthy in 2020

The Ultimate Guide to Keep Your Eyes Healthy This Year Every year there are nearly one million eye infections that require a trip to the hospital in the United States. To avoid being apart of this scary statistic - or dealing with emergency medical bills - supporting your eye health ...

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What To Expect After LASIK Eye Surgery

What Patients Can Expect After Having LASIK Eye Surgery LASIK eye surgery is one of the world’s safest and most popular laser vision correction procedures. If you are a candidate for LASIK and are wondering what to expect after your surgery, you are not alone. This is a top ...

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4 Common Questions About LASIK Eye Surgery

The Most Common Questions Our Patients Ask About LASIK Are you looking to correct your vision problems with LASIK surgery? Our number one priority at NeoVision Eye Center is our patients’ comfort. We understand that while LASIK candidates are excited about their approaching procedure, there are a number of anxieties ...

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3 Cosmetic Eye Surgeries to Help You Look Younger

Our Most Requested Cosmetic Services to Reverse the Signs of Aging and Look Younger Instantly Aging affects our faces differently, but for many it leaves us looking tired or older than we actual feel. Your face is how you greet the world, and when you start to notice signs of ...

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How Safe is LASIK Eye Surgery?

What You Need to Know About LASIK Eye Surgery  Are you considering LASIK Laser Eye Surgery to correct your vision? If you are looking for an alternative to eyeglasses or contact lenses, LASIK might be perfect for you. At NeoVision Eye Center we are committed to providing our patients ...

Use it or Lose it: Your Unused FSA Funds May Expire Soon

Don't Let Your FSA Funds Expire! If you have unused FSA funds, now may be the perfect time to get your LASIK procedure. Most FSA Funds expire at the end of the year. Schedule your free consultation to learn more about how to use FSA funds for your LASIK procedure. ...

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Can I Exercise After Cataract Surgery?

How Long Do You Need to Wait to Exercise After Cataract Surgery? The clouding of the eye’s natural lens is known as cataracts. Those with cataracts experience a range of symptoms, including cloudy vision, seeing double, or lights seeming too bright. The development of cataracts is generally age-related and ...

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A Comprehensive Eye Exam Is Key To Catching Vision Problems

Schedule Annual Vision Exams to Maintain Eye Health There are more than a few reasons regular comprehensive eye exams are important for both children and adults. In order to make sure a child’s vision is developing normally, it is essential that parents schedule regular eye check ups. If left ...

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Which Type of LASIK Eye Surgery is Right for Me?

Types of LASIK for Different Refractive Errors Do you use eye glasses or contacts to help you see better? Refractive errors such as myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness), and astigmatism cause nearly 75% of American adults to use glasses or contacts. Many of the individuals who suffer from these vision problems turn ...

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4 Questions About Floaters and Flashes

Things You Should Know About Floaters and Flashes As you get older, you may be noticing trouble developing with your vision. Blurriness, difficulty seeing far or near objects, and other conditions might be the result of aging or caused by more serious issues. While you should schedule an eye exam ...

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Choosing the Right Intraocular Lens for Cataract Surgery

During cataract surgery, the clouded natural lens of the eye is removed and replaced with an artificial lens known as an intraocular lens (IOL). This precisely engineered artificial lens is a permanent replacement that is completely transparent, meaning it will never cloud and once in place it will not move. ...

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5 Things to Avoid After LASIK Eye Surgery

What Should I Avoid Doing After LASIK? LASIK is a refractive surgery which utilizes laser technology to correct imperfections in your cornea. The procedure works wonders to improve vision problems like nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism, or presbyopia. If you have suffered from one of these refractive errors, you might be considering ...

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4 Common Cataract Surgery Complications

What complications can I expect after cataract surgery? If you are one of the many Americans suffering from cataracts, blurry vision and light glare is likely disrupting your daily routine. Many people find that they have problems reading, watching television, and carrying out household tasks. Some people feel like they ...

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What Everyone Should Know About LASIK Vision Correction

Things You Should Know About LASIK Before Considering Laser Eye Surgery For many, poor vision is simply a part of everyday life and have no idea how transformational surgery treatment can be until they experience it firsthand. Are you considering a LASIK procedure? Well, you are not alone, hundreds of ...

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What to Know About Advanced Cataract Surgery

The life-changing effects a cataract can have are undeniable. While the early stages of cataract development can be difficult to detect and cause little disruption to your daily life, eventually vision loss will occur and you must begin to seriously consider a surgical option.   Modern cataract surgery is one ...

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The Basics of Cataracts – What Everyone Should Know

An unavoidable fact of life - aging brings about change. Something we may all know and understand, yet, it can be difficult to learn you have cataracts. Many people experience cloudiness in their vision due to cataracts, currently, more than 20 million Americans over the age of 40 are affected by cataracts. ...

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The Ultimate Guide to Keeping Your Eyes Healthy in 2019

Having healthy eyes is an easy thing to take for granted. A lot of us might find ourselves saying, “If it isn’t broke, why fix it?” But the truth of the matter is, once vision problems begin, they can really interfere with our lives. Too often we wait too ...

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Fall Season Eye Care & Treatment

What is considered a festive time of year, filled with Holidays and celebrating the new colors of leaves, can also become a difficult time for your eye health. Fall is a common time for the traditional cold and dryness symptoms to start occurring. Bacteria and germs spread as temperature drops, ...

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Eye Allergies: Symptoms and Prevention

Dealing with an eye allergy can be the last thing you want to add to your already busy day. General itchiness and dry eyes are more than annoying, but pink eye and swelling?! Now that's just too much! If you suffer from eye allergies, never fear- More than six million ...

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Updated COVID Policy

At NeoVision, our patient safety is our top priority.

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Learn More about the safety protocols for NeoVision Staff and Patients During COVID-19.