North Shore Eye Care Blog

North Shore Eye Care Blog

North Shore Eye Care is adding a location in Southold Long Island, New York

Mar 9, 2013 @ 07:48 PM — by Jeffrey Martin

The eye doctors at North Shore Eye Care are thrilled to be adding a location in Southold Long Island, New York.   This will be a great addition to current locations in Smithtown, Deer Park, Holbrook, Southampton, and Riverhead.


Dec 6, 2010 @ 08:39 PM — by unknown

December 6, 2010 – Smithtown, NY – Jeffrey Martin, M.D., F.A.C.S., and Lawrence Zweibel, M.D., F.A.C.S., both Board certified eye surgeons based in Suffolk County, Long Island, have been featured as Top Doctors by Newsday, the leading newspaper publication on Long Island.  

The Top Doctors listing is compiled by Castle Connolly Ltd., an independent medical publishing company. 

Cataract surgery and blood thinners

Mar 19, 2010 @ 08:41 PM — by unknown

A cataract is a natural aging process of the eye when the lens of the eye becomes cloudy.  Most people experience this as they age, but there is nothing that needs to be done until the cataract gets to the point that it affects quality of life or daily activity.  When a cataract advances to the point that a patient wants it fixed, the board certified cataract doctors and cataract surgeons at North Shore eye care in smithtown new york in long island are ready to help.  Our board certified eye doctors do the very best techniques when it comes to cataract surgery including performing cataract surgery without stitches, eye patches or even a needle injection around the eye.  We use simple numbing eye drops and IV sedation and usually complete the cataract surgery in about 10 minutes.  Our patients stay in their own clothes and return home the very same day.  This wonderful cataract surgery procedure has taken years to perfect and our eye doctors continue to stu