When is it Time for Cataract Surgery? Almost everyone who lives a long life will develop cataracts at some point. As more Americans live into their 70s and beyond, we all need to know a few cataract basics: risks and symptoms, tips that may delay onset, and how to decide when it is time for surgery, so good … Continue reading June is Cataract Awareness Month
If you are a surfer, you may have an eye condition called Pterygium, also known as “surfer’s eye”. Pterygium is a noncancerous fleshy growth of the tissue on the white of the eye, called the sclera. The pterygium normally grows from the inner corner of the eye or the nasal side of the eye. It … Continue reading What is Pterygium?
Presbyopia If you need reading glasses, it may be because you have presbyopia – a naturally occurring loss of near vision that affects millions of people everyday. Like grey hair and wrinkles, presbyopia is considered a normal part of the aging process. Nearly everyone will experience presbyopia and the first symptoms usually occur between the … Continue reading Vision for adults 40 to 60 years old
LASIK eye surgery is a safe procedure that allows you to see clearly without the hassle of contact lenses or glasses, improving overall quality of life for suitable candidates. Once it has been determined that you are a good candidate for LASIK surgery, you may be wondering what to expect after the procedure. EyeSight Hawaii outlines preparation and … Continue reading What To Expect After LASIK Surgery
Why people choose LASIK eye surgery? Many people who opt for LASIK eye surgery ofter wear glasses or contact lenses because they suffer from at least one of the following eye conditions: myopia, hyperopia, astigmatism or presbyopia. They are often tired of wearing contact lenses or glasses, which interfere with their normal daily activities. The primary goal of … Continue reading LASIK Eye Surgery for Vision Correction
EyeSight Hawaii is pleased to have have expanded the Maui location in August of 2016. Catherine Makin, D.O. is the medical director and chief surgeon of EyeSight Hawaii – Maui. Dr. Makin brings expertise in diagnosing and treating a wide variety of eye conditions and specializes in advanced intraocular lens technology for premium cataract surgery for optimal vision outcome.“I’m excited to have joined the … Continue reading Ophthalmologist in Maui