North Shore Eye Care Blog
LASIK Laser Eye Surgery in Long Island
Sep 18, 2014 @ 11:27 AM — by Faye Knoll
Herpes zoster virus causes the illness known as shingles. It is the same virus that causes the chicken pox. After infection with the chicken pox virus, the virus lays dormant in a sensory nerve. Years later during a time of stress or immunocompromise, this virus can reactivate, causing shingles.
Sep 17, 2014 @ 12:40 PM — by John Mauro
North Shore Eye Care, the 2014 Official LASIK Provider for the New York Mets, is delivering the best in LASIK at the best value to our community. Next week in Smithtown, Dr Lawrence Zweibel will be hosting a live LASIK event.
Sep 15, 2014 @ 10:46 PM — by Andrew Bainnson
Glaucoma is a common eye disease that affects over 2.2 million people. Almost half of all glaucoma patients don’t know they have the disease. In the world, glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness.
Sep 14, 2014 @ 12:48 PM — by Lawrence Zweibel
In this blog we present risk factors that one may want to avoid in preventing cataract formation and when to consider cataract surgery when they do form.
Sep 13, 2014 @ 04:06 PM — by Jeffrey Martin
When it comes to cataract surgery, there are many things a patient needs to be informed about in regard to the treatment. North Shore Eye Care has cataract experts all over Long Island.
Sep 12, 2014 @ 08:18 PM — by John Mauro
As board certified ophthalmologists we see many emergencies. In the event an injury should occur, at North Shore Eye Care we have very expanded hours from early morning to often late in the evening including Saturdays
Sep 11, 2014 @ 09:53 AM — by Faye Knoll
Corneal dystrophies are inherited disorders of the cornea. They are bilateral and progressive. There is no element of inflammation or environmental risk factors that predispose you to these disorders.
Sep 10, 2014 @ 10:21 AM — by John Mauro
Patients have a choice in cataract surgery
now. Laser Technology has revolutionized cataract surgery making it a safer, more successful surgery. Our physicians, Dr. Lawrence Zweibel, Dr. Jeffrey Martin, Dr Faye Knoll, Dr Paul Choinski, Dr Steve Greenberg, Dr John Mauro, Dr Lawrence and Christine Bouno, Dr Andrew Bainnson, Dr William Kasper, Dr David Immanuel and Dr Grace O'malley all....
Sep 9, 2014 @ 08:05 AM — by Andrew Bainnson
As we head into cold and flu season we also start seeing an increase in cases of conjunctivitis. Conjunctivitis is an inflammation of the clear covering, the skin so to speak, covering the white part or sclera of the eye. It is commonly called “pink eye” because of the color the eyes develop
Sep 7, 2014 @ 01:00 PM — by Lawrence Zweibel
For many reasons people from all walks of life have chosen LASIK as the method of choice to achieve excellent uncorrected vision.