M.Pendrak – Glaucoma

M.Pendrak – Glaucoma

As many of you know, I specialize in ocular surface disease at Siepser Eyecare.  And I can be a bit of a perfectionist when it comes to many things, particularly when it comes to the ocular surface.  When I see spots of dead cells on my patients corneas that are...
WHAT ARE CATARACTS?

WHAT ARE CATARACTS?

Cataracts are blockages in the path of light passing through the human lens.  The human lens is a clear and colorless structure, which focuses light on the back of the eye.  This structure can change with age, become opaque, whitish or have anterior or posterior...
Patient Care

Patient Care

At SLEC we have redirected our efforts to not only explain a particular procedure or diagnosis but also to be sure that patient’s fully comprehend our explanation. It is just human nature to gloss over a serious situations. I myself find that I minimize any doctor’s...
SIEPSER SLIDING SLIP KNOT

SIEPSER SLIDING SLIP KNOT

SIEPSER SLIDING SLIP KNOT What a tongue twister, the Siepser Sliding Slip knot.  The Siepser Sliding Slip Knot is a procedure that allows more sutures to be added in any meridian of the defect without over tensioning the iris. Dr. Siepser was confident in his...