Corneal Disease, Treatment, and Surgery

Corneal Disease, Treatment, and Surgery

The incredible progress made in the management and maintenance of clear corneas has been inspiring. In my career we have gone from primitive treatments to try to restore sight to advanced micro-surgical and medical management that seems almost like a dream. The cornea...
Allergies and Dry Eye

Allergies and Dry Eye

Boy did these allergies start early this year! If you have dry eye, managing your allergies can be tricky and confusing to say the least! You don’t want to try to treat one problem while making another one worse, and it can also be hard to differentiate dry eye and...
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...