Intense Pulse Light

Intense pulse light (IPL) is a non-invasive treatment that delivers high intensity light into the layers of the skin to improve fine lines, wrinkles, sun spots, and redness. By using specific wavelengths of light, IPL is able to treat skin conditions in a very specific manner. Dry Eye Disease is caused by a myriad of… Read More »

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For over 30 years, we have been committed to protecting, preserving and restoring eyesight, and provide comprehensive services and treatment to take care of all your vision needs.

What To Expect From Cataract Surgery

Cataracts affect numerous patients from Salem and the surrounding areas. A serious condition that often affects older people, cataracts are a clouding of the natural lens inside your eye. Fortunately, Dr. Vic Khemsara can treat your cataracts using an intraocular lens, or IOL. Dr. Khemsara will insert the IOL during cataract surgery, thus giving you… Read More »

Introducing Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery

Before you can decide whether  to have laser assisted cataract surgery, or “blade  free” cataract surgery, you must first understand a little about cataracts and cataract surgery in general. UNDERSTANDING CATARACTS In the normal  eye, light passes through a clear lens before it reaches the retina.  The lens focuses light on the retina.   In an eye with… Read More »

Femtosecond Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery

 Recently Dr. Khemsara was interviewed about the Femtosecond laser eye surgery for cataract removal. This new laser option decreases healing time and offers a more precise incision. To learn more about the advantages of this new procedure now offered in Winston-Salem, NC watch the video and contact us for more information and set up your… Read More »

Cataract Surgery with State of the Art Equipment

The OPD III has arrived So you might be asking yourself, just what is the OPD III? Well it is a state-of-the-art piece of equipment to better serve our patients electing to have cataract surgery. Actually it is 5–count them–FIVE, devices combined in one unit. The OPD III is a Keratometer, Pupilometer, Corneal Topographer, Auto… Read More »

Indoor Tanning Can Damage Your Eyes Just Like the Sun

Eleven different U.S. medical organizations have joined together to raise awareness of the dangers of indoor tanning, citing rising skin cancer rates, particularly among young women who are more likely to use indoor tanning beds. In addition to causing skin cancer, tanning beds — just like prolonged sun exposure — can lead to serious eye damage.  Studies have… Read More »

Clinic News

We are very excited at this time to be offering some new treatments in our office. I have put into place the ability to test conjunctivitis in the clinic. We can now determine the cause, whether it is viral or bacterial. No more waiting for lab results.  This allows me to know immediately the best course of treatment… Read More »

Allergies and Your Eyes

If your eyes itch, are red, tearing or burning, pay attention to what they may be telling you. You may have eye allergies, or allergic conjunctivitis, a condition that affects millions of Americans. It is a condition that can occur alone, but often accompanies nasal allergy symptoms, such as sneezing, sniffling and a stuffy nose.… Read More »

Eye Health and Children

According to the AOA, a child should have a comprehensive eye exam at 6 months of age, another at 3 years of age, and again just before they enter kindergarten at age 5 or 6.   This is important because much of a child’s learning is through their eyes – up to 80%!  Visual screenings are… Read More »