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    Tips for Using Contact Lenses

    Last updated 5 months ago

    Wearing contact lenses can correct vision issues. To put them in, find a well-lit room with a sink and a mirror. Wash your hands with unscented soap and close the drain.

    Gently pick up a lens with the index finger and thumb and wet it with some solution. Hold it on the tip of the index finger and hold your eyelid open as you put the contact into place over the white part of your eyeball. Once it is in, blink and look around to make sure it is in place. When removing them, gently move the contact to the side and slide it out. See the technique in this video.

    You deserve NEWsom EYES and Newsom Eye wants to help you get them. From contact exams to LASIK eye surgery, we provide the services you need for better vision. Call (813) 448-1420 to learn more.

    Top Tips for Healthy Eyes

    Last updated 6 months ago

    It’s important to take good care of your eyes if you want to enjoy good vision as you grow older. Watch this video for tips on how to keep your eyes healthy.

    Your diet is important for your eyes as well as the health of the rest of your body. Be sure to eat plenty of fruits and vegetables, including dark leafy greens, to promote good eye health. You should visit your eye doctor on a regular basis to have your eyes examined while your pupils are dilated. Lifestyle changes, such as quitting smoking and wearing UV-protective sunglasses when you go outside, can do a lot to maintain your good eye health.

    You deserve NEWsom EYES! Let the experienced professionals at Newsom Eye be a part of your Tampa healthcare team. Call us at (813) 908-2020 to make an appointment. You can also visit our website to learn more about our services and find out why Newsom Eye is the right choice for you.  

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    Important Facts to Know about the LASIK Procedure

    Last updated 6 months ago

    If you wear glasses or contact lenses, you may have gotten used to waking up in the morning unable to see the alarm clock. You also may be used to allotting extra space in your suitcase when you travel for lens solution, backup lenses, and spare glasses. However, thanks to LASIK eye surgery, you may not have to deal with these nuisances anymore. The LASIK procedure can greatly minimize and potentially even eliminate your dependence on visual aids like glasses and contacts. Keep reading to learn important facts that you should know about the LASIK procedure.

    Before you undergo LASIK, it’s important to have a clear understanding of what you want to get out of the procedure. Be sure that you are choosing to have LASIK for yourself, and not because you think someone else might want you to. LASIK has been around long enough that it’s no longer a fad, but you should still discuss your vision goals with your surgeon before you proceed.

    If you are interested in reducing your dependence on glasses and contact lenses, talk to your eye doctor about whether you’re a good candidate for LASIK. Your doctor will be able to tell you what sort of results you can expect from the procedure based on what refractive errors you have. You’ll also be evaluated to make sure your eyes are in good health, as the presence of certain eye conditions can mean that LASIK is not right for you.

    As with any medical procedure, there is a certain amount of recovery you must go through after you undergo LASIK. Be sure that you have a clear understanding of what you need to do after you have LASIK surgery. By following your doctor’s orders, you can help ensure that you have a complete recovery without any complications. If you have questions about anything your doctor recommends, ask before the surgery begins.

    You deserve NEWsom EYES! Newsom Eye is the leading center for LASIK and other eye surgeries in the Tampa area. Contact us at (813) 908-2020 when you’re ready to say goodbye to glasses and contact lenses. We also provide treatment for cataracts and glaucoma.

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