Eye Conditions Ocala, FL

Eyelid Swelling May Need a Doctor’s Care

Puffy, swollen eyes are sometimes a product of our own doing. For example, when we stay up too late working on an important project, or just watching a movie, the tissue around our eyes may be bloated with a bit of fluid. This type of swelling typically subsides once we are upright and moving around….

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Cataract Surgery Ocala, FL

Here’s Why Cataract Surgery is a Worthwhile Consideration

Cataracts, or clouded lenses, can create a great deal of frustration as eyesight progressively declines. An interesting aspect of cataracts is that, while the accumulation of proteins on the eye’s lens degrades vision, it does not cause blindness. As such, patients with cataracts are largely in control of the timing of cataract removal surgery. It…

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Restylane® Ocala, FL

We Can Help You Look Your Best This Holiday Season

Central Florida Eye Institute is known for providing excellent ophthalmic care to patients from Ocala and surrounding areas. Our friendly staff prioritizes our patients’ experiences whether they are visiting for an eye exam, cataract treatment, or cosmetic help. Here, we want to discuss how Restylane® treatment can rejuvenate your facial esthetic long before the holiday…

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Your Eyes Need a Good Cleansing, Too!

When we think about feeling clean and fresh, we may consider the time we spend brushing and flossing our teeth or using oral rinse for minty-fresh breath. Hygiene, for most of us, involves face-washing and removing makeup, it involves showering, laundering and washing our hands before cooking or eating. These are all very good, and…

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Eye care services Ocala, FL

The Eyes as an Important Aspect of Women’s Health

Men and women each face unique health matters as they age. Generally, we associate these needs with reproductive health and the individuality of hormonal changes that each gender experiences respectively. It is easy to stop here when trying to navigate a healthy aging process, but we encourage our patients, women especially, to mind their eye…

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LASIK and PRK: Discovering your Best Option

With so many eye procedures available today, it can be difficult to know what path to follow to achieve your desired outcome – better vision. At Central Florida Eye Institute, we take a great deal of pride in performing a comprehensive consultation and examination for each patient. From a place of full understanding of eye…

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Eye Conditions Ocala, FL

What Is That Growth in My Eye?

When you look at yourself in the mirror, you expect to see certain things. A fleshy growth on the surface of either eye doesn’t fall into the category of “normal.” The presence of any extra matter in the eye could cause a great deal of alarm. Before spinning into a web of worry, contact Central…

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Dry Eye Ocala, FL

The Fascinating World of Tears

Tears are droplets of fluid that we normally associate with a sad song or touching moment in life. Emotional tears are just one reason that the body produces this fluid. There are two more types of tears that may flow from time to time. Basal tears are the beads of fluid that spread out across…

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Nearsightedness a Growing Problem in Children

There is a widespread acceptance that, when we grow older, we are likely going to need glasses or contact lenses. Much of the time, the eye conditions that we discuss more frequently are the ones that occur later in life. But what about the younger population? Children should naturally enjoy good vision, right? One would…

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