Many patients wonder when they need to see an eye specialist. In this episode of A State of Sight with Isaac Porter, MD, three primary reasons to get an eye exam are explained.
These include new floaters in the vision, eye pain with redness, and decreased vision. Watch this episode to learn more.
We were very happy to hear this week that corneal collagen crosslinking has just been FDA approved for use in the United States. This procedure has been performed throughout the world for years.
The iStent helps lower eye pressure by providing a pathway for fluid drainage inside the eye. This can help control mild to moderate glaucoma.
Watch this episode of A State of Sight with Isaac Porter, MD to learn more about this new technology that can be placed at the time of cataract surgery.
Growths or bumps on the eyelids can often be treated surgically in the office. These most commonly could be from a chalazion, a papilloma, or a cyst.
Watch this episode of A State of Sight with Isaac Porter, MD to learn more about these eyelid problems and the potential operation to remove them.
Bullous keratopathy is the medical term for swelling of the cornea in the front of the eye that can follow eye surgery. This can cause decreased vision, sensitivity to light, or pain.
Watch this episode of A State of Sight with Isaac Porter, MD to learn more about this problem and some potential treatment options.
For more information about DSEK and DMEK, watch this episode of A State of Sight: https://youtu.be/5r7FEvwWDHU