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Articles about LASIK, Cataract, and Vision

Eye Floaters

Floaters and Vision Distortion

If your vision has been distorted by a phantom light or object that dances around, you are likely experiencing something known as a floater. Floaters are relatively opaque objects that you may occasionally see floating in your field of vision. They become more visible when looking at a flat, light ...

LASIK Cost

How much does LASIK cost?

At NeoVision Eye Center, Dr. Shobha Tandon offers vision-correction eye surgery procedures called LASIK. The procedure works by microscopically reshaping the corneal curvature to allow the light rays to properly hit the retina. LASIK is a pain-free surgery that requires no needles or stitches and is the most popular refractive ...

Cataracts

Clearing 5 Popular Misconceptions About Cataracts

Cataracts affect tens of millions of people worldwide and are the leading cause of vision loss. Cataract surgery is one of the oldest, most perfected and sought after corrective eye surgery known in ophthalmology, yet several myths and misconceptions still surround the topic. Below are the 5 most popular misconceptions about ...

Multifocal Lens Implants for Cataracts

Multifocal Lens Implants and Cataracts

Cataract surgery is the corrective eye surgery where the lens of the eye is removed and replaced with a synthetic lens implant. This procedure is used to treat cataract, an eye condition where the lens of the eye becomes cloudy due to protein buildup. Laser assisted cataract surgery is an ...

Cataract Surgery results

Recovering from Cataract Surgery

People seeking a surgical correction to their cataracts should also know some of the basics about cataract surgery recovery. Symptoms of cataracts include blurred vision and a hazy layer over the lens of the eye. During cataract surgery recovery, patients will need to return within the first few days of ...

Vision Exam

Eye Exams and Eye-Care Options

Our eyes provide us with the primary filter through which we perceive the world. There is no mistaking the importance of sight in our daily life. This is why taking the appropriate steps to ensure our eyes are working properly is critical. At NeoVision Eye Center, your eye exam consists ...

Common Eye Infections

Dry Eyes Symptoms and Treatment

Dr. Shobha Tandon receives several patients who come in complaining about issues related to dry eyes. This is one of the more common issues related to the eyes and often can be corrected with a few modifications in environment or practices. Dry eyes typically get worse as we age and ...

Pterygium

Pterygium Ocular Lesion Detection and Treatment

A pterygium lesion is an elevated superficial mass that generally forms over the white part of the eye and can extend on the corneal surface. This growth is benign and is often shaped like a wedge. Most cases of this growth don’t cause any issues and often require no ...

Macular Degeneration

Macular Degeneration Treatment

Age-related macular degeneration is a gradual loss of ability in our eyes that prevents us from seeing clearly. This condition is the leading cause of severe vision loss in adults over the age of 50. The disease is brought on by changes in the small portion of the retina called the ...

Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetic Retinopathy Eye Care and Treatment

Anyone experiencing diabetic retinopathy is dealing with a serious threat to their vision because of the damage it can do to the retina. Currently, there are more than five million people in the United States over the age of 40 who suffer from this disease. Though prevention of diabetic retinopathy is ...

Stye On Eye

Chalazion Eye Infection and Treatment

A chalazion is a small bump, similar to a stye, that appears on your eyelid because of a blocked oil gland. It can develop on the lower or upper eyelid where the Meibomian glands produce oil. Though it can disappear on its own in about one month, treatment can be ...

Retinal Detachment Mountain View

Retinal Detachment and Scleral Buckling Treatment

The part of the eye that lines its back and is sensitive to light is known as the retina. This specific feature of the eye converts light rays into interpretations of images that allow us to see. In some cases, the retina can peel off the back of the eye ...

Lasik Eye Surgery Mountain View

LASIK Eye Vision Correction Surgery

At the Neovision Eye Center in Union City, Dr. Shobha Tandon offers a vision-correction technique called Lasik eye surgery, which uses laser energy to eliminate the need for contacts or corrective glasses. This form of correction is called refractive surgery, and it works by reshaping the eye’s outer curvature, ...

Cataracts Mountain View

Cataracts Diagnosis and Treatment

As we get older, our risk for incurring vision problems increases. One of the more common issues associated with age-related vision loss is cataracts. There are over 20 million Americans over the age of 39 who suffer from this terrible affliction. Symptoms of cataracts generally include blurred vision and light sensitivity, which ...

Glaucoma Mountain View

Glaucoma Eye Disease Treatment

A common eye disease that many of us will experience as we move into the twilight years is glaucoma. Unfortunately, there is currently no cure for this disease that damages the optic nerve, which connects the eyes to the brain. However, Dr. Shobha Tandon at Neovision Eye Center can implement ...

Lazy Eye Amblyopia

Amblyopia (Lazy Eye) Treatment

Amblyopia is the technical term used to describe a lazy eye. This issue stems from how the brain interprets visual images from either one or both eyes. Kids with this condition can fall behind in their school and struggle in a variety of ways. In some cases, the problem is ...

Eyelid Surgery Mountain View

Eyelid Surgery — Ptosis Mountain View Blepharoplasty

Ptosis is a condition that affects the upper eyelids. It’s recognized by excessive drooping of the eyelid that partially covers the pupil. This condition is treatable with eyelid surgery. Eyelid surgery, or blepharoplasty, provides a surgical solution to ptosis by removing excess skin on and above the eyelid as ...

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