William S Goldstein, MD Blog

LASIK for Astigmatism

June 4, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Ilasik Bladeless Lasik All Laser Lasik Astigmatism

Astigmatism is very correctable with all-laser or bladeless LASIK. Also known as iLasik, this is the cutting edge technology for astigmatism correction.

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Lens Implant in One Eye, Laser Cataract Surgery

May 28, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Laser Cataract Surgery Cataract Surgery Cataracts Crystalens

Lens Implants can be placed in one eye with great results. Premium IOL's such as the Crystalens can be very successful in freeing patients from glasses.

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Custom Mulifocal Contact Lenses

May 21, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Contact Lens Multifocal Contact Lens Presbyopia Reading Vision

New high tech lens multifocal contact lenses are coming to market every year. These can be customized for individual patients and may be available soon.

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Advanced IOL Cataract Techniques

May 14, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Iol S Intraocular Lens Laser Cataract Surgery

Lens implant technology evolves rapidly in the area of laser cataract surgery. Pre-Loaded lens implants are a new addition to simplify their use.

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Contact Lens Changes Color in Sunlight

May 9, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Contact Lens Tinted Contact Lenses Transition Sunglasses

New contact lenses change color with the sun, just like transition glasses. They will be clear when indoors, and provide sunglass-like protection outdoors.

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Why Is My Eyelid Twitching?

May 7, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Eye Care

Dr. William S. Goldstein discusses common eyelid twitching causes. If this condition is persistent, you can seek treatment.

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Stem Cells and Cataracts

April 30, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Cataract Surgery Laser Cataract Surgery Advanced Cataract Surgery Iol

Stem cells may someday be used to grow a replacement lens for patient who have had cataract surgery.

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History of Cataract Surgery

April 23, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Cataract Surgery Laser Cataract Surgery Advanced Cataract Surgery Iol

Cataract surgery has evolved tremendously in the last 30 years. This article discusses one of the earliest modern techniques.

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Foldable Lens Implants for Cataract Surgery

April 12, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Iol S Intraocular Lens Laser Cataract Surgery

Foldable lens implants for laser cataract surgery have advantages involving smaller incisions and astigmatism correction.

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Complicated Cataract Surgery

April 9, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Laser Cataract Surgery Cataract Surgery Cataracts Complications Of Cataract Surgery

Complications of cataract surgery can sometimes be avoided by using a special stain on the membrane surrounding the cataract.

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