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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 [...]

Presbyopia Part 2: Reading Glasses and Presbyopia Treatments

By | 2019-09-04T09:09:20-06:00 October 9th, 2015|Categories: Ophthalmology|Tags: , , , |

Presbyopia Treatments | Hill Vision Services | St. Louis Eye Doctors As we discussed in the last blog post, presbyopia is a universally-occurring, age-related problem that occurs due to changes in the thickness and flexibility of the natural lens inside the eye. The result is a progressive difficulty with near vision - especially seeing details [...]

An Introduction to Corneal Transplant Surgery

By | 2019-09-03T12:43:01-06:00 May 22nd, 2015|Categories: Cornea Services|Tags: , , |

Cornea Transplant Surgery | St. Louis | Hill Vision Services Hello, my name is Geoffrey Hill, MD. I am an ophthalmologist and cornea specialist, and I am excited to be the newest doctor joining the Hill Vision Services Team this summer. In this, my first blog post, I would like to begin by talking about the cornea, corneal [...]