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  • Does Laser Eye Surgery Hurt? Here’s Everything You Need to Know

    Does Laser Eye Surgery Hurt? Here’s Everything You Need to Know

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    Thinking about improving your vision with LASIK but worried about the pain? You’re not alone! Many potential candidates for laser eye surgery share the same concern. After all, your eyes are one of the most sensitive parts of your body, so you’ll want to know everything you can before diving in. We’re here to explain… Read more

  • The 3 Different Types of Astigmatism

    The 3 Different Types of Astigmatism

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    Let’s talk about astigmatism—a mouthful to say, but a common vision issue that impacts millions globally. With 1 in 3 people dealing with some form of astigmatism, delving into the details of astigmatism is key for anyone serious about taking care of their eyes.  Understanding Astigmatism Astigmatism isn’t a disease, but a vision condition that… Read more

  • How Long Does LASIK Last? A Comprehensive Guide for Vision Seekers

    How Long Does LASIK Last? A Comprehensive Guide for Vision Seekers

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    For those contemplating LASIK, a common question lingers in the back of their minds: how long does LASIK last? This surgical marvel, which promises to rid you of glasses or contacts, is an investment in your sight and can be truly life-changing.  Although you might have a lot of questions, one thing is clear—understanding the… Read more

  • Contact Lenses and “Forever Chemicals”

    Contact Lenses and “Forever Chemicals”

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    Contact lenses are a popular vision correction option that many people use to improve their eyesight. At EyeSight Hawaii we provide a full range of contact lens options for our patients.  However, it’s important to note that contact lenses themselves are not considered forever chemicals. Forever chemicals, also known as per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS),… Read more

  • What are the advantages of the NuLids dry eye over other treatments?

    What are the advantages of the NuLids dry eye over other treatments?

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    NuLids is a dry eye device designed to provide relief for individuals suffering from dry eye syndrome. Clinical data have shown NuLids to be a very effective dry eye treatment  (https://jdryeyedisease.com/index.php/JDED/article/view/25). It offers several advantages that can help alleviate symptoms and improve overall eye health. Here are some of the key advantages of the NuLids… Read more

  • Are Eye Drops safe to use?

    Are Eye Drops safe to use?

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    In general, when used as directed, eye drops are considered safe to use. However, like any medication or product, there can be potential risks and side effects associated with their use. It’s important to follow the instructions provided by your eye care professional or the manufacturer of the eye drops. At EyeSight Hawaii we are… Read more

  • Lasik surgery vs PRK: Pros and Cons of Each Procedure

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    When pondering types of laser eye surgeries, LASIK is the first to come to mind for many people, however, Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK) is another type of laser eye surgery that was created before LASIK. Both LASIK and PRK are popular in part because they can help people who wear glasses or contact lenses cut back… Read more

  • 5 Ways Allergies Can Cause Dry Eyes

    5 Ways Allergies Can Cause Dry Eyes

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    Are you suffering from itchy eyes, contact lens discomfort, and a feeling of sand in your eyes? If so, you may be experiencing the effects of allergies on your eye health. Dry eyes caused by allergies are a common eye condition that can be uncomfortable and even lead to vision problems if left untreated. In… Read more

  • 14 Reasons Why Cataract Surgeries Need Additional Treatments

    14 Reasons Why Cataract Surgeries Need Additional Treatments

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    Cataract Surgery usually goes smoothly and leads to improved vision with few lasting issues, however, there are some cataract surgery risks e.g. eye trouble or chronic medical conditions that you should consider before opting for this procedure. Knowing what could potentially go wrong is beneficial; pay attention to any symptoms you may be having and… Read more

  • Struggling With Vision Loss? Exploring 8 Keratoconus Treatments

    Struggling With Vision Loss? Exploring 8 Keratoconus Treatments

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    Keratoconus is a progressive eye condition resulting in a cone-shaped cornea which can cause poor vision and blurriness. Fortunately, there are several keratoconus treatments available to help manage the condition. These include corneal cross-linking, which strengthens the cornea and helps prevent further deterioration; intacs, which reshape the cornea; and contact lenses or glasses, which can help… Read more