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Dry Eye is very Commonly Encountered in Eastern Long Island

Oct 24, 2014 @ 09:00 AM — by Paul Choinski

Dry Eye, also known as Ocular Surface Disorder, is discussed along with it's signs, symptoms, and possible treatment modalities.

Recurrent Corneal Erosions

Oct 23, 2014 @ 05:47 PM — by Faye Knoll

Recurrent corneal erosions, also referred to as recurrent erosion syndrome (RES), is a disorder of the epithelial cells that line the surface of the cornea.  It is a chronic, relapsing disorder which results in periodic episodes of exquisitely painful epithelial erosions.  Oftentimes these corneal erosions result in such severe symptoms that patients are unable to work or perform routine daily activities. 

Tomorrow night join us for our Live LASIK Event and LASIK Seminar given by well known LASIK surgeon Dr Jeffrey Martin, MD at 7pm in our Smithtown office

Oct 22, 2014 @ 10:29 PM — by nsec260

Come join us tomorrow in Smithtown for our LASIK Seminar and Live LASIK Event by Dr. Jeffrey Martin. Following the seminar Dr Martin will perform a live LASIK surgery. All attendees will receive...

Eyelid Skin Cancers Are Common on Long Island

Oct 21, 2014 @ 09:26 AM — by Samuel Baharestani

The eyelids are one of the most common locations on the face for people to develop skin cancer. It is important to biopsy any areas that appear suspicious and/or are growing. Although skin cancer can be a frightening diagnosis, biopsy, tumor excision, and reconstruction can be done to restore eyelid anatomy and function.

Lazy Eye and Amblyopia

Oct 20, 2014 @ 05:48 PM — by Andrew Bainnson

 Amblyopia is poor vision in an eye that did not develop normally during early childhood. It is commonly called "Lazy Eye". When one eye develops good vision and the other does not, the eye with the poor vision is called amblyopic

Shingles is a painful disease that can affect your vision

Oct 19, 2014 @ 11:39 AM — by Lawrence Zweibel

Shingles is a painful disease that can affect your body or your face.  When facial involvement occurs it can be vision threatening.

North Shore Eye Care offers Patients many options for Correcting Astigmatism

Oct 18, 2014 @ 09:56 AM — by Paul Choinski

Astigmatism is briefly discussed along with surgical methods used at North Shore Eye Care to correct it.

Dry Eye…what can I do about it?

Oct 17, 2014 @ 09:52 AM — by Faye Knoll

Chronic dry eye can be a debilitating eye condition that can potentially become very difficult to treat.  The board certified ophthalmologists of North Shore Eye Care have state of the art equipment available to them to help them evaluate and treat this chronic problem.

Global Laser Technology Leader Selects Jeffrey Martin, MD To Discuss Laser Cataract Surgery Techniques In Chicago 2014

Oct 16, 2014 @ 01:08 PM — by nsec260

Dr. Martin and his medical staff are among the top 10% surgeons in the world to offer patients the safety, precision and accuracy of the Catalys Laser System. North Shore Eye Care is the first practice in Suffolk County and the second practice on Long Island to give patients access to this advanced laser technology.

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Giving Back by Honoring our Community Superstars

Oct 15, 2014 @ 08:40 AM — by John Mauro

Fall 2014 is here and North Shore Eye Care in Long Island New York is delivering the best in LASIK at the best value to our community heroes.  The benefit is for law enforcement, firefighters, EMT, nurses, doctors, and teachers. Anyone who attends next week Live LASIK Seminar given by Dr Martin will receive..