Author - Harsh Kumar

Things to Know About Covid – 19 and Eye Health

Coronaviruses are a group of common viruses out of which some affect only animals such as bats, cats, camels and cattle, while others also affect people. COVID-19 can trigger ailments as minor as the common cold, or more consequential such as bronchitis, pneumonia and kidney failure. The most severe cases may be life-threatening. Symptoms of […]

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Diabetes & Its Effects on Your Eyesight

Diabetes is a metabolic disease that influences how your body uses glucose, or sugar. Around 26 million Americans are diabetics, and approximately one in each three adults beyond 60 years old has the disease. One of the side effects of diabetes is that it can weaken blood vessels in the body, including the eyes. There […]

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Dear Patients, Because our primary concern is always the health and safety of our patients and team members, and in light of recent coronavirus concerns, we wanted to let you know that we are increasing our already high standards to make our office as safe as we can. We are closely following the latest guidance […]

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Eye Testing

Does Your Child Needs an Eye Exam? Here are the Signs to Consider

With regards to your child’s health and their ability to thrive in school and beyond, the quality of their vision can be one of the most important aspects. Many children experience early childhood and even into their school years with undiscovered Eye Conditions that may negatively influence them. The issue with vision problems in kids […]

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Common Signs Indicating You Probably Need Eyeglasses

Common Signs Indicating You Probably Need Eyeglasses

Have you, at any point,wondered, “how to know when you need glasses,” “when do you need glasses,” or even “do I need glasses”? In all honesty, these are normal and good questions to ask yourself. Even if you have never experienced vision problems previously or never thought you required glasses, it doesn’t mean glasses will […]

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DIY Remedies for Dry Eye Syndrome

DIY Remedies for Dry Eye Syndrome

Dry eye, also called dry eye syndrome, is a typical condition that can affect your quality of life. It can make it a little harder to be more productive at work and reduce your time with family and friends. Adopting lifestyle changes or looking for basic home remedies for dry eyes is an excellent initial […]

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Sears Optical Permanently Closing in Coral Gables

  Attention Sears Optical Patients, Thank you for trusting your eyes to “Florida Eyecare Associates PA” located inside Sears Optical in Coral Gables. We write with some unfortunate news we wanted to share with you. Sears Optical a subsidiary of Luxottica Group LLC has announced they are permanently closing all 82 Sears Optical locations across […]

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Taking the Years Off Your Face with Blepharoplasty

Taking the Years Off Your Face with Blepharoplasty

A sign of aging is sagging skin. Your skin turns out to be thin, dry, and dull as it stretches over time and the muscles that support it become weak. It is especially noticeable all over your face and around your eyes which can be frustrating and harm your self-confidence. Sagging eyelids can make you […]

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Florida Eyecare Associates - Everything You Need to Know About OCT Test

Everything You Need to Know About OCT Test

Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) has evolved over the past decade as one of the most important ancillary tests in ophthalmic practice. It has revolutionized the clinical practice of ophthalmology. This non-invasive imaging technique provides high-resolution, cross-sectional images of the retina, retinal nerve fiber layer and the optic nerve head which helps the doctor to see […]

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