6 Common Misconceptions About Cataracts

6 Common Misconceptions About Cataracts

6 Common Misconceptions About Cataracts Every day at Eye Centers of Florida, we talk to people who have cataracts. Most people have questions, and we’re happy to help answer them! Sometimes we find they’ve also picked up information that isn’t true....
November is Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month

November is Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month

November is Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month Did You Know Diabetes is The Leading Cause of Blindness in Working-age Americans? About 29 million Americans over age 20 have diabetes, but nearly 30% don’t know it, according to the American Academy of...
Top 7 UV Myths

Top 7 UV Myths

Top 7 UV Myths It’s probably no surprise that ultraviolet (UV) light isn’t good for your eyes. What is surprising, though, is the persistence of these 7 myths about UV eye safety:1. Sunblock and a Hat are Enough to Protect Me From UV LightSunblock and a...
A New Analysis of Laser Cataract Surgery

A New Analysis of Laser Cataract Surgery

A New Analysis of Laser Cataract Surgery Laser cataract surgery continues to gain attention since it was introduced as an alternative to traditional cataract surgery in 2009. Has it fulfilled its promise of better vision with fewer complications? A new...