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Your vision works in two parts, although most people only notice the obvious one—your eyes. Your brain’s visual cortex plays an equally important role in sight though. How Vision Works Your eye works to gather information and your brain works to process it. If you injure your eye, you won’t see as well. However, what […]

We’ve got a passion for improving human eyesight here at Barry Wasserman’s office, but we also love reading about the weird and wonderful facts about eyesight for the rest of the animal kingdom! Here are the oddest facts we’ve discovered recently! The Weird Animal Eyesight Facts The dragonfly has multiple eyes. The dragonfly’s eyes in […]

Winter weather and be hazardous to your eyes. While people automatically take steps to protect their bodies as soon as the weather gets cold, few take any action to protect their eyes. Cold weather can lead to dry eyes, excessive tearing, and red, swollen and burning eyes. Freezing temperatures can cause blood vessels in the […]

For the vast majority of Americans, LASIK surgery benefits are permanent (and dramatic). However, roughly 2 percent of people who get LASIK surgery do require an “enhancement” procedure—a short follow-up surgery to further correct a person’s vision. Sometimes pregnancy will cause hormonal changes in our eyes, costing us some visual acuity. In rare cases, a […]