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North Shore Eye Care Announces the Affiliation of Garden City Ophthalmologist, William Kasper, MD

Aug 18, 2014 @ 12:02 PM — by nsec260

With over 30 years of medical expertise, Dr. Kasper remains committed to providing the best diagnosis and treatment of both medical and surgical eye disorders. He couples that commitment with caring support to both the patient and family members coping with serious ocular issues

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Watch live LASIK surgery performed at North Shore Eye Care's state of the art LASIK facility in Smithtown

Aug 17, 2014 @ 11:04 AM — by Lawrence Zweibel

LASIK is a highly accurate and safe procedure that can be life altering for the right individuals.

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Should I Have Laser Cataract Surgery? North Shore Eye Care Provides Clarity

Aug 16, 2014 @ 05:33 PM — by Jeffrey Martin

When it comes to cataract surgery in Long Island New York, North Shore Eye Care continues to lead the way with 8 locations across Nassau and Suffolk County.

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North Shore Eye Care uses the latest Technology to Treat Astigmatism

Aug 15, 2014 @ 11:01 AM — by Paul Choinski

Astigmatism is described along with the common ways to treat it including both surgical and non-surgical methods.

Burning, Crusted, Red Eyes….You May Have Blepharitis

Aug 14, 2014 @ 09:55 AM — by Faye Knoll

Blepharitis is a very common problem.  Everyone has normal bacteria known as “flora” that live on the eyelashes and lid margins.  Occasionally, these bacteria can grow out of control.  When this happens, it can lead to eyelid and eye surface inflammation.  The result is dry, irritated, red, crusted eyes and eyelids. 

What is Uveitis?

Aug 13, 2014 @ 10:12 AM — by John Mauro

What is Uveitis? Uveitis is inflammation anywhere in lining of the eye, known as the uvea, or uveal tract. Uveitis can occur because of infection, autoimmune disorders (which causes the body to attack its own tissues), or for unknown reasons. It may also involve many other autoimmune diseases such as....

Our Aging Eyes. What to Expect

Aug 12, 2014 @ 11:01 AM — by Andrew Bainnson

Since your 40s, you have probably noticed that you needed glasses to see up close. You may have more trouble adjusting to glare or distinguishing some colors, particularly shades of blue and green. These changes are a normal part of aging.

Routine annual exams important for early disease detection

Aug 10, 2014 @ 07:39 PM — by Lawrence Zweibel

Symptoms of serious medical problems may not be apparent to many people until late when a disease process can no longer be treated.   Routine annual exams can spot malignancies, diabetic retinopathy, and glaucoma that may not only save your sight but your life.

Femtosecond Cataract Surgery is now available in Eastern Long Island

Aug 9, 2014 @ 10:23 PM — by Paul Choinski

Femtosecond cataract surgery is compared to the standard phacoemulsification technique of cataract surgery.

North Shore Eye Care….The Premier Eye Care Specialists of Long Island

Aug 8, 2014 @ 09:40 AM — by Faye Knoll

The board certified ophthalmologists of North Shore Eye Care provide a multitude of eye care services.  We have specialists in cornea and external diseases of the eye, uveitis,  glaucoma, oculoplastic surgery, neuro-ophthalmology, cataracts and laser vision correction.