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Does Botox Help with Headaches and Migraines?

May 10, 2022   |  Posted By admin

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How to Prepare for LASIK Surgery

April 13, 2022   |  Posted By admin

LASIK Surgery is a modern-day miracle for many people suffering from impaired vision.

5 Signs You Need New Glasses

5 Signs You Need New Glasses

March 17, 2022   |  Posted By admin

Although SilkVision does not currently have an optical shop or deal in glasses on a regular basis, we understand that knowing when you need new glasses is not always easy, and we love to help inform our readers. Your glasses may be comfortable, stylish, and par

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These Eye Drops Could Replace Your Reading Glasses

February 15, 2022   |  Posted By admin

If you haven’t seen the headlines already, let us tell you the good news: there is a new FDA-approved eye drop that replaces the need for reading glasses. Optometrists and ophthalmologists across the country have seen an astounding interest in these eye drops from their patients.

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Eye Prescriptions Explained

January 24, 2022   |  Posted By admin

According to the Vision Council, a nonprofit trade association for optical equipment manufacturers and suppliers, just about 75% of adults use some sort of vision correction, meaning glasses or contacts. That’s a staggering number of adults requiring regular eye prescriptions.

What Does an Ophthalmologist Do?

What Does an Ophthalmologist Do?

December 21, 2021   |  Posted By admin

Ophthalmology is a unique and ever evolving field of medicine. The doctors that practice this - ophthalmologists - can encounter a wide variety of circumstances in their day.

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What You Need to Know About Blood Pressure & Glaucoma

November 16, 2021   |  Posted By admin

Glaucoma is a group of eye diseases that can damage the eye’s optic nerve and result in vision loss and blindness. It is damaged through constant pressure building up in the eye through poor fluid drainage. This pressure is referred to as ocular hypertension.

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Life After LASIK: What Changes & How Long it Lasts

November 5, 2021   |  Posted By admin

When it comes to considering LASIK surgery, there are many factors to account for. Most folks weigh the cost against how badly it’s needed at the moment. However, we urge you to consider the lasting effects LASIK will have on your life.

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How Screen Time Affects Your Child’s Eyesight

September 21, 2021   |  Posted By admin

“How much screen time should I allow my kids?” is a question that has been asked since the introduction of family TVs and, later, computers.

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Silk Vision is a Nextdoor Neighborhood Favorite Business

August 27, 2021   |  Posted By admin

Silk Vision & Surgical Center is pleased to announce we are a Nextdoor Neighborhood Favorite!