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Recognizing & Treating Vision Problems in Children
08/02/2018
The exceptional team at the Mitchell Eye Center can help you recognize if your children are having vision problems that are causing difficulty in the classroom, struggles with reading books, or interference with performing seemingly mundane activities that once seemed easy for them. It’s important to understand that even from an early age, comprehensive eye care is a vital component to your children’s overall health. So learn how to see the signs of vision problems in your children, and discover how to take care of them too!
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Treating Diabetic Eye Disease
Treating Diabetic Eye Disease
05/18/2018
Diabetes is one of the leading causes of blindness worldwide, and in the United States it is the most common cause of vision loss in people younger than 65 years of age.
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Glaucoma Treatment
04/13/2018
Glaucoma is an eye disorder that damages the optic nerve. When the optic nerve is damaged it cannot send images from the eye to the brain correctly. Currently there is no cure for glaucoma, only treatment to slow the process or stop it. At the Mitchell Eye Center, it is our goal to detect glaucoma early and prevent the loss of vision. If you suffer from glaucoma, call or visit our Boca Raton, FL office today. Our exceptional eye doctor and trained staff will be able to assist you in finding the most appropriate treatment to meet your needs. For the most part, glaucoma is primarily treated with eye drops, pills, laser surgery, microsurgery, or a combination of these treatments.
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How Safe Is LASIK?
How Safe Is LASIK?
03/19/2018
LASIK eye surgery is a very popular procedure these days and is becoming synonymous with easy and effective vision correction. If you wear glasses or contact lenses, you may have considered LASIK yourself, but may also wonder if the procedure is safe. Allow us to assure you by telling you more about it!
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Diabetic Eye Disease PART 2 – Diagnosis & Treatment
Diabetic Eye Disease PART 2 – Diagnosis & Treatment
12/14/2017
The best way to protect yourself against the harmful side effects of diabetic eye disease is by having regular examinations with your eye doctor. Different forms of the disease, including serious conditions like proliferative retinopathy, can be present without symptoms. So you could be going about your daily life not knowing that an extremely harmful disease is damaging your vision.
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Diabetic Eye Disease PART 1 – Diabetic Retinopathy Development & Stages
Diabetic Eye Disease PART 1 – Diabetic Retinopathy Development & Stages
11/08/2017
Diabetes can affect the human body in many ways. The condition occurs when the body does not use and store sugar properly. This can cause high blood-sugar levels, excessive thirst, and excessive urination. It may also result in changes to the body’s veins, arteries, and blood vessels.
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The Latest on LASIK
10/05/2017
LASIK laser eye surgery can be a transformative procedure for many patients, allowing for clear, sharp vision without glasses. While LASIK isn't right for everyone, it can be a powerful way to make permanent corrections to vision.
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Improved Vision & Quality of Life Through Cataracts Surgery
09/27/2017
At the Mitchell Eye Center, our experienced ophthalmologist uses the most advanced technology to provide comprehensive eye care to all our patients. For patients in need of eye surgery like cataract removal, we perform high quality procedures that improve quality of life!
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Everything You Need to Know about LASIK Surgery
09/08/2017
LASIK, laser assisted in-situ keratomileusis, is a type of eye surgery used to correct vision in patients who are nearsighted, farsighted, or have an astigmatism.
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Implantable Contact Lenses
07/20/2017
If your natural optic lens is too damaged, ophthalmologists offer another way for you to see clearly that doesn’t involve thick eyeglasses or the daily use of regular contact lenses. Our skilled eye doctor can place an implantable contact lens (otherwise known as an intraocular lens, IOL) inside your eye to help you see near, far, and in between.
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Tips for Improving Eye Health
06/27/2017
When you’re looking for a trusted eye doctor in and around the Boca Raton, FL area, look no further than the Mitchell Eye Center. Our skilled eye doctor, Dr. Alan Mitchell, provides the latest in advanced eye treatment and comprehensive eye care to help patients maintain their best vision possible. In terms of general sight improvement, our doctor recommends four key steps to take to safeguard your eyes and improve your vision.
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Six Misconceptions about LASIK
06/02/2017
Despite the many benefits of LASIK, over the years some fear-based misconceptions have emerged. Never fear; Dr. Alan Mitchell at the Mitchell Eye Center of Boca Raton, FL is not only here to fix your vision, but address your LASIK hesitancies as well.
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Cataracts: A Treatable Problem
05/11/2017
Sight is one of the most important ways we interact with the world, and some scientists estimate that up to 90% of the information processed by the brain comes in through the eyes.
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Five Exercises for Your Eyes
04/05/2017
We all know it’s important to stay fit and work out regularly to keep our bodies and minds in shape. But did you know you can also help your eyes with a special regimen of exercises?
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Eye-Enhancing Foods
03/10/2017
Food alone isn’t going to protect your eyes, but choosing a diet rich in eye-enhancing nutrients can help strengthen your eye health on a daily basis. To start with, foods containing vitamins A, C, and E, copper, and zinc, are all very good for your eyesight.
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All About That Botox
06/30/2016
Botox® is a type of cosmetic injection with the potential to give you younger, less tired looking skin. It is the only cosmetic injection treatment that can improve the appearance of crow’s feet, frown lines, and wrinkles on the face.
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Welcome to Our Blog
06/30/2016
From Lasik procedures to comprehensive eye surgery, the Mitchell Eye Center offers patients the highest standards of optical treatment. Additionally, we are also known for our quality cosmetic injections such as Botox®.
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