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Your LASIK Questions, Answered

LASIK is a popular procedure used to correct vision for those who are nearsighted, farsighted, or have astigmatism. LASIK stands for laser in-situ keratomileusis. If you’ve thought of getting LASIK surgery, you’ve likely considered some of the following questions. What are the benefits of LASIK? LASIK has a great list of benefits, including the fact […]


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Finding the Perfect Eyeglass Frames

This fall, try changing up your look with a pair of new eyeglass frames. For some, choosing eyeglasses can seem overwhelming. With so many choices, how can you be sure to get it right? Luckily, you don’t need to hire a fashion expert to make the right choice. By following these basic tips, you can […]


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Your Keratoconus Concerns, Addressed

Keratoconus develops when the cornea transforms from a dome shape to a cone shape. This occurs when the collagen is not strong enough to stop the cornea from bulging. This condition can result in frustrating and severe eye problems. Here are common concerns voiced by patients about keratoconus. Is keratoconus genetic? Research shows that keratoconus […]


Are you Avoiding LASIK for These Reasons? | Stuart P. Sondheimer, MD | Skokie, IL

Are you Avoiding LASIK for These Reasons?

The LASIK vision-correcting procedure is one of the most studied. Each time researchers have looked closely at this surgery, they have concluded that it is safe and effective. The data that is available on LASIK is extensive; and yet, doubt still sometimes overrides that data. One of the reasons we think this may be the […]


How the Eyes Fit into Women’s Health Issues | Stuart P. Sondheimer, MD | Skokie, IL

How the Eyes Fit into Women’s Health Issues

Women’s health issues are numerous and, for the most part, pretty well known. During the month of October, many people turn their awareness to breast cancer and the need for screening and suitable treatment options. Breast cancer is just one of so many health topics that are of interest to women. In addition to the […]


Surfer’s Eye? In Illinois?? | Stuart P. Sondheimer, MD | Skokie, IL

Surfer’s Eye? In Illinois??

For a condition to be dubbed “surfer’s eye,” you would think that it may only affect those who hit the waves on a very regular basis. Surfers aren’t the kind of people who flock to the beautiful state of Illinois, and yet the condition known as surfer’s eye is common. The scientific term for surfer’s […]


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Reasons to Keep a Close Eye on Blurriness

Blurred vision may occur for multiple reasons. Some of them are benign and cause temporary frustration. For instance, if you spend too much time at a computer screen, you may notice that your eyes have difficulty focuses for a short time afterward. This type of blurriness is an indication of digital eye strain. There is […]


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Cataracts: Is it Time for Treatment?

Cataracts affect more than 25 million adults in the Forty-and-Over age group, and this number is expected to continue climbing over time. Cataracts cause the lens of one or both eyes to become clouded. The only way to improve vision in someone with cataracts is to remove them. But to remove a cataract means to […]


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Here’s Why Your Eyes Should be Seen

The eyes are seen just about every day by at least one other person. Most people are somewhat aware that they want their eyes to be seen in the day to day. Additionally, there is the good reason to have your eyes seen by someone who is looking for specific information. We’re talking about having […]


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Simple tips to Protect your Eyes

Throughout the world, about 240 million people suffer from a vision problem. Many of these issues are avoidable and in some cases curable. Here are some simple tips to protect your eyes day to day. Give your eyes a break: Studies show that Americans spend 10 hours a day looking at a screen. This includes […]


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