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5 Ways to Know You Have Cataracts

Did you know that cataracts are the leading cause of vision loss in the world? This common eye condition affects everyone as they grow older. Most people don’t even realize they have cataracts since there are no symptoms when they first develop. Wh...

New Year, New You: Juvederm vs. Botox

New Year, New You: Juvederm vs. Botox

Let’s see: lose weight, exercise more, eat healthy, spend more time with family, and on and on. Every year we go through the drill of making New Year’s resolutions, only to lose interest or not have sufficient incentive to reach our goals. What i...

5 Questions To Ask Your Doctor About LASIK

5 Questions You Should Be Asking Your Doctor About LASIK

As LASIK surgery has becomes more popular, more precise and incredibly safe, many patients think that they can just walk in and get LASIK eye surgery by any doctor with any surgical equipment. Our response is no, no and no. Yes, LASIK is a popular an...

6 Tips To Treat Dry Eye On The Go

Six Tips To Treat Dry Eye On The Go

Most likely if you have dry eyes, you know it. Kind of like the song: “If you have dry eyes and you know it, clap your hands!” Seriously, dry eyes are not fun! It can be a constant irritant that makes your life miserable, especially after age 50....

Early Signs Of Glaucoma

Watch Out For Early Signs Of Glaucoma

Glaucoma treatment at South Texas Eye Institute in San Antonio is one of the most significant ways we help our patients preserve their vision. Glaucoma is one of the reasons we suggest that you have a comprehensive dilated eye exam annually, especial...