Archive | Eye Health

Your eyes are an important part of your health. There are many things you can do to keep them healthy and make sure you are seeing your best.

Allergies & Your Eyes

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. […]

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My Vision Hasn’t Changed. Do I Need to See the Eye Doctor?

YES! There are many eye diseases that can cause irreparable damage long before we notice any changes in vision. Many eye diseases occur without any pain whatsoever. In this month’s article I will address just a couple of these diseases. While there are several types of glaucoma, the most common types open angle and low […]

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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 […]

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Vitamin E And Your Eyes

Doctors have an old saying: an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Eye doctors like Dr. Vic Khemsara feel the same way, and that’s why he’s constantly recommending that his patients from Salem and the surrounding areas take certain steps to protect their eyes. After all, most patients would prefer to see […]

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Contact Lens Risks

A skilled and capable ophthalmologist should offer patients a great number of optical services, including contact lens care. Dr. Vic Khemsara understands that many patients view contact lenses as a more convenient vision correction option than glasses, and he offers a wide range of contact lens care services to make sure his Greensboro-area patients get […]

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Keeping Your Eyes Healthy

If you develop myopia, dry eyes, irritated eyes or any other vision problem, Greensboro eye doctor Vic Khemsara can treat your problems with skill and compassion. However, the best doctor’s visit is one you never have to make, and prevention is the best medicine. Before you develop a problem that requires an eye doctor’s care, […]

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Greensboro Laser Cataract Surgery

The only cure for cataracts is the removal and replacement of your cloudy lens. Traditionally, a hand held blade has been used to make the incision in your cornea through which your natural lens can be removed and your artificial lens inserted. This technique relies heavily on the skill of your eye surgeon. Greensboro cataract […]

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