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Is It Time To Ditch Your Eyeglasses?

With summer just around the corner, you are probably thinking about adding a few outfits to your wardrobe, getting your body in shape and ways to spend those wonderful summer nights. With so much emphasis on looking your best is it time to ditch your eyeglasses and have the LASIK vision correction that you have been… Read More »


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IOLs in Basic Terms

Being diagnosed with cataracts may feel overwhelming, especially when your eyecare professional begins to explain options for intraocular lenses, or IOLs. A basic understanding of IOLs helps you choose the option that is best for you. What are Cataracts? Having cataracts means that the outer lens of your eye is clouded. The condition develops as a… Read More »


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Is It Time For Your Eye Exam?

Spring is upon us, and hopefully you are already enjoying more time outdoors. Leaves burst from every branch, and little flower buds emerge from delicate stems. If you are unable to see these finer details of the season, perhaps it is time for an eye exam. Here are our recommendations for eye care services at… Read More »


ABC’s Good Morning America Featured The KAMRA Inlay

Recently, the KAMRA Inlay was featured on ABC’s Good Morning America show (see clip here) which has helped to create more awareness about the state-of-the-art presbyopia corrective procedure. Jacksonville Eye Center is one of the premiere Eye Centers that offers the KAMRA Inlay to patients with presbyopia. Be sure to take a look at our… Read More »


What is a Pterygium? And What are my Treatment Options?

  People generally describe a pterygium as a “whiteish-yellowish, wing-shaped growth” that grows over a part of your cornea, but what is it exactly? Medically speaking, a pterygium is an overgrowth of fibrovascular tissue and conjunctiva on the surface of the cornea. In most cases, a pterygium begins as a pingueculae (try saying that ten… Read More »


Early Warning Signs of Ocular Cancer

Ocular Cancer, commonly referred to as “eye cancer,” starts when healthy cells throughout the eye begin to experience uncontrollable change and grow, this causes the growth of tumors. While ocular cancer is rare there are two basic types of ocular cancer that you should be on the lookout for: Primary Intraocular Cancer: With adults, this… Read More »



The Three Types of Cataracts and What you should be on the Lookout For

Most people over the age of 40 that suffer vision loss are developing cataracts. Cataracts are the leading cause of blindness throughout the entire world. The number of cases of cataracts far eclipse the amount of glaucoma, macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy cases combined! There are three types of cataracts: Subcapsular Cataracts: Occurring at the back… Read More »


Allergies and What it Might Mean For Your Eyes

Allergies tend to be associated with a runny nose, scratchy throat, or just an increased level of sneezing, but allergy symptoms come in a lot of different varieties. Unfortunately for many, allergies can cause all types of discomfort for the eyes, ranging from swelling to a persistent itchy feeling. If you find that your eyes… Read More »


The Dangers Smoke Poses to Your Eyes

If you live in California, then you are probably familiar with the dangers of wildfires. Wildfires spread quickly and cause a lot of damage to the ecosystem and neighboring towns. Setting aside the obvious danger from the spread of fire, the smoke can be equally as detrimental to your health. Massive plumes of smoke created… Read More »


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