William S Goldstein, MD Blog

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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Glaucoma and Abnormal Optic Nerve Shape

April 6, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Glaucoma

At our Laser Eye Care Center, our team discusses abnormal optic nerve shape, and how this anomaly can affect your vision.

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Laser for Secondary Cataracts

April 2, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Laser Cataract Surgery Cataracts Secondary Cataracts Yag Capsulotomy

Secondary cataracts after the original cataract surgery are fairly common. They can be treated with YAG laser instead of actual surgery.

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