The purpose of this blog is to inform, update, and at times to entertain you about your eyesight and the happenings around Atwal Eye Care.
We hope you enjoy - please check back for new posts often.
Jul 6, 2015
If you’re afraid of pain during LASIK surgery, you’re not alone. Here at Atwal Eye Care in Buffalo, New York, many of our clients express this concern pre-surgery. Patients often worry that since they are awake during the procedure, it will be uncomfortable.
Jun 29, 2015
Considering LASIK surgery? Summer is a great time to have it done, says the staff at Atwal Eye Care in Buffalo, NY. With schools closed for the summer break, you don’t have to worry about school commitments, pickups or car pooling.
Jun 22, 2015
If you become impatient very easily, you may have faster eye movements. Researchers from Johns Hopkins University in Maryland have published a study that may shed some light as to why certain people are perfectly content waiting in a long grocery store line, for example, while others feel compelled to move to find shorter lines.
Jun 15, 2015
Contacts lenses may cause bacteria to grow in the eye, according to a recent study. The lenses can change the community of bacteria living in your eyes. Results of the study, conducted by NYU Langone, point to contact lenses as causing an increase in bacteria and certain types of infections.
Jun 9, 2015
Keratoconus (ker-uh-toe-KOH-nus) occurs when your cornea — the clear, dome-shaped front surface of your eye — thins and gradually bulges outward into a cone shape.