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Dr Geoffrey Hill, MD

About Dr Geoffrey Hill, MD

Dr. Geoffrey Hill is the eldest son of Dr. Gregory Hill. He joined the Hill Vision Services practice in the summer of 2015. Dr. Hill received his medical degree at Saint Louis University and completed his ophthalmology residency at Cook County Hospital in Chicago. He has also completed a fellowship in cornea and ocular surface disease at the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas, Texas. Dr. Hill is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons.

Five Ways Diabetes Can Affect Vision

By | 2019-11-14T09:26:39-06:00 November 14th, 2019|Categories: Cataract Surgery, Glaucoma, Ophthalmology|

Diabetes can significantly affect many body systems, and your eyes are no exception. Spikes and drops in blood sugar, or poorly controlled blood sugar over a span of years can damage your eyes and impair vision—sometimes permanently. Hill Vision Services is dedicated to helping to diagnose and manage diabetes-related vision problems. Severe Blood Sugar Changes [...]

Myths About LASIK

By | 2019-10-28T10:16:11-06:00 October 28th, 2019|Categories: LASIK|

LASIK eye surgery has been performed in the U.S. since the early 1990s, and has provided visual freedom to over 8 million Americans. It is one of the safest surgical procedures available. LASIK also has a satisfaction rating among the highest of any surgical procedure, yet there are plenty of LASIK myths that continue to circulate about this life-altering treatment.

What to Do (And What Not to Do) for Corneal Abrasion

By | 2019-10-17T15:36:16-06:00 September 27th, 2019|Categories: Cornea Services|

An abrasion occurs when the surface layer of the cornea is scratched away. When dust, dirt, wood, metal, or other debris comes in contact with the surface of the eye, it may cause a scratch, or abrasion of the cornea. Here's what to do—and what not to do.

What are the Most Common Corneal Diseases and Conditions?

By | 2019-09-03T09:40:12-06:00 March 28th, 2019|Categories: Cornea Services, Dry Eye, News|

A healthy cornea is needed for an overall healthy eye. It is an integral part of the eye that plays a key role in your vision. As light enters your eye, it gets refracted by the cornea’s curved edge, which helps determine how well your eye can focus on objects far away and up close. [...]

DMEK? DSAEK? Corneal Transplant or Alphabet Soup?

By | 2019-09-03T09:49:05-06:00 November 26th, 2018|Categories: Cornea Services|Tags: , , , , |

In an earlier blog, we reviewed the basic structure of the cornea and process of performing a full-thickness corneal transplant. Partial thickness corneal transplants are a good option in some cases, and DMEK and DSAEK are two proven and successful techniques that help many patients. There are many patients in whom only a certain layer [...]

Is this Hidden Problem Causing Your Dry Eye?

By | 2019-09-03T10:00:48-06:00 October 25th, 2018|Categories: Dry Eye, Ophthalmology|Tags: , , |

Dry Eye Causes | St. Louis Eye Doctors Dry eye is one of the most common problems we see in the office and can be the cause for a variety of symptoms including discomfort, irritation, itching, redness, foreign body sensation, reflex tearing (yes, dryness of the surface of the eye can actually cause you to [...]

Corneal Crosslinking St. Louis | Dr. Hill Featured in Millennial Eye Magazine

By | 2019-09-03T10:13:45-06:00 June 26th, 2018|Categories: Cornea Services, News|

Crosslinking | St. Louis Eye Doctor Recently, an article written by our own Dr. Geoffrey Hill was featured in the cover focus story of Millennial Eye, an online publication for young ophthalmologists. Dr. Hill is an expert in corneal crosslinking, and it is an honor to be recognized by this prestigious international publication. In his [...]

Looking for Cheap Contact Lenses? Check This Out!

By | 2019-10-17T15:40:20-06:00 September 14th, 2017|Categories: Glasses and Contact Lenses|

Cheap contact lenses? We can do that! Looking for cheap contact lenses? We have recently updated pricing on our most popular contact lenses. We are now competitive with (and in some instances cheaper than) online sites! Don't guess on your contact lens prescription. Hill Vision provides top-notch vision services at affordable rates. See the difference! [...]