Four Seasons

A Must Have Checklist for Healthy Eyes

A Season by Season Breakdown for Maintaining Healthy Eyes Throughout the Year

Fall is rapidly approaching. Your eyes have been taking a beating from the hot summer sun and now comes time for atmospheric changes and fall foliage. The following is a must-have checklist for maintaining healthy eyes throughout the year.

  • Allergy season.

Take the Mystery Out of Cataract Surgery

More than 22 million Americans over the age of 40 have cataracts and more than 72% of adults will get cataracts.

Remarkably, many are still in the dark when it comes to knowing or understanding the modern advances in treating the rather common eye condition.

There are many misconceptions about cataracts.

Dilated eye

The Importance of Dilation in an Eye Exam

Many patients often wonder whether or not a dilated eye exam is required for their yearly visit. Dilation during your eye exam is recommended, however, there are factors that almost mandate one should have a dilated eye exam. Your age, your overall health, and your risk of eye disease will impact the frequency of a [...]
Woman Wearing Sunglasses to Protect Her Eyes int he Summertime

Summertime Eye Care Tips

It is officially summertime. As we all know, the summer can take its toll on your eye. Increased sun exposure, pollen, allergies, chlorine in pools, and increased exposure to sunlight, are a few of many ways your eyes are overwhelmed during the summer months.

As we approach the 4th of July week, we thought we would offer these three quick summertime eye care tips to keep your eyes healthy!

Elderly Couple Walking After cataract Surgery

Cataract Lens Options for Better Cataract Surgery Results

Now that you know you have a cataract and you are aware of the types of cataracts, it is time to determine if an upgraded lens for better surgical results is right for you.

There are several premium lens options that are available to cataract patients. The following information is to assist anyone considering cataract surgery –

Cataract Surgery Recovery

Helpful Tips to Recover from Cataract Surgery

More Than 3 million Cataract Procedures Are Performed in the United States Every Year

Cataract surgery is as common as the seasonal cold. Therefore, cataract surgery recovery should be as uneventful. If you adhere to the pre-operative and post-operative instructions provided by your surgeon, this should be the case.

What should you expect the day of cataract surgery?

Elderly Woman Eye Conditions

Common Visual Conditions That Affect Our Senior Population

At Dedham Ophthalmic Consultants and Surgeons, we came upon this very well written and informative article regarding common visual conditions that affect our aging population. We thought this a very worthwhile read for those of us taking care of a senior.

We previously shared this post and wanted to emphasize the importance of the content contained in the article written by

Children and Adults Looking at Computer Screens

Do You Suffer From Computer Vision Syndrome?

Our patients are increasingly dealing with Computer Vision Syndrome at an alarmingly fast rate.

It seems that computers have invaded every aspect of our lives. We have become dependent on smartphones for personal and professional use. Our success seems to depend on our almost continuous availability by phone, text, and email. When we’re not using our smartphones,

Coronavirus Procedures

COVID19 Impact On Vision

We are facing unprecedented times for everyone’s health and well-being.

Since the start of the pandemic, besides conjunctivitis, COVID-19 has been reported to be associated with other ocular problems including episcleritis, uveitis, lacrimal gland inflammation, changes to the retina and optic nerve, and issues with ocular motility.

The arrival of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in 2019 has impacted the way the health community is working.

Man wearing stylish eyeglasses

Helpful Hints to Choose the RIGHT Glasses for You

You don’t need to be a fashion expert to find eyeglass frames that look great on you. Here at Dedham Ophthalmic Consultants and Surgeons, we make finding the right frames simple. Use the following four tips to find the frames that work best for your style.

Face Shape
The shape of your face will help you determine which frames enhance your look.