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Five Ways Diabetes Can Affect Vision

By | 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 [...]

Myths About LASIK

By | 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 | 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 | 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 [...]

DMEK? DSAEK? Corneal Transplant or Alphabet Soup?

By | 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 [...]

Is this Hidden Problem Causing Your Dry Eye?

By | 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, [...]

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

By | 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 [...]

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