March 2015

Iritis, eye inflammation / Red eye, light sensitive - A State of Sight #104

Iritis can cause eye pain, light sensitivity, and redness from inflammation inside the eye. Fortunately, treatments are available to improve comfort and vision when this occurs.

Watch this episode of A State of Sight with Isaac Porter, MD to learn more about iritis including possible causes and treatment options.

LASIK & pregnancy / effects on vision and timing of surgery - A State of Sight #102

Pregnancy can affect the eyes and can change the prescription needed for glasses or contact lenses. Because of this, we do not perform LASIK during pregnancy. The changes can take some time to resolve after delivery and we usually prefer to wait six months afterwards before LASIK.

Watch this episode of A State of Sight to learn more about the relationship between pregnancy and LASIK.