Check One Off the New Year’s Resolution List
How Often Should You Get Your Eyes Examined? John Frederick, M.D. While many New Year’s resolutions don’t get fulfilled, there is one you should commit to getting done. Get your eyes examined, especially if you can’t remember your last exam. Which begs the next question, how often do you need an eye exam? Patients often… Read More
Slow Changes to Your Child’s Worsening Vision
Slow Changes to Your Child’s Worsening Vision Dr. Sarah Burgett, OD If your child is between the age of 5 and 15 with myopia, also called nearsightedness, meaning they can’t see objects in the distance, and their prescription has changed frequently, they may be a candidate for myopia management. The benefits of myopia management include… Read More
Give the Gift of LASIK
Think outside the box and give the unexpected gift of LASIK to eliminate or reduce the need for glasses. Present your loved one with a LASIK gift package, including a free consultation and surgery. You pay for the gift when surgery is scheduled. Give the gift of LASIK and leave the shopping and wrapping to… Read More
Save $150 On LipiFlow Treatment
Save $150 on LipiFlow treatment for dry eye disease. If you’re suffering from chronic dry eye disease, now is a great time to try LipiFlow. A 12 minute procedure that lasts 9 -12 months, it treats the Meibomian glands, a leading cause of dry eye. Schedule a dry eye appointment, to see if you’re a… Read More
Treating Keratoconus iLinkTM Corneal Cross Linking Dr. Carlton Fenzl Keratoconus is a non-inflammatory eye condition in which the typically round dome-shaped cornea progressively thins and weakens causing the development of a cone-like bulge and optical irregularity of the cornea. This causes blurring and distorting of vision and increased sensitivity to light. It’s estimated to affect… Read More
LASIK Costs Holding You Back?
LASIK costs holding you back? LASIK is not inexpensive, but it may be more accessible than you think. Even though it’s an investment, there are plenty of ways to make it work within your means. And you’re worth it! LASIK may save you money in the long run if you’re already spending money on contacts… Read More
Welcome Dr. Heden!
Eye Surgeons Welcomes Dr. Jeffrey Heden to the Geneseo office! With nearly 20 years of experience Dr. Heden provides family eye care, fitting and follow-up care related to contact lenses, ocular disease management, and co-management of medical conditions to our patients in Geneseo and the surrounding communities. Dr. Heden grew up in Rockford,… Read More
Comparing Personal Sound Amplifiers “as Seen Advertised on TV” and Hearing Aids.
Kyle Kuhlman, BCHIS There is much discussion regarding the differences in cost and function of hearing aids vs. over-the-counter (OTC) hearing aids and Personal Sound Amplifiers (PSAP). We can help an individual with hearing loss make the right choice. A hearing aid is a device prescribed or recommended by a licensed professional, where a PSAP… Read More
Advances in Treatment for Wet Age-related Macular Degeneration
ThucAnh Multerer, MD An estimated 2.2 million Americans suffer from advanced stages of age-related macular degeneration, which will double by 2032. Wet age-related macular degeneration (AMD) occurs when disruption in the area of the eye serving central vision, the macula, causes patients to develop new vessels (choroidal neovascularization) that bleed and leak fluid into the… Read More
A Truly Personalized LASIK Procedure with iDesign
ESA has invested in The iDESIGN® Refractive Studio. This leap in technology gives our doctor the ability to deliver a truly personalized LASIK procedure, one designed specifically for you. When you choose the iDESIGN® Procedure, you’re choosing a procedure that: Takes fingerprint-of-the-eye measurements, giving you a truly one-of-a-kind, custom LASIK procedure Zooms in 25 times… Read More