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Category Archives: Eye Health

Three Signs of Aging that Can Be Reversed with Blepharoplasty

Three Signs of Aging that Can Be Reversed with Blepharoplasty

Have you noticed that you have a more tired or older look because of your upper or lower eyelids? Blepharoplasty, or eyelid surgery, can help correct these issues and take years off of your appearance. Here are three signs of aging that can be reversed with blepharoplasty.

Under Eye Bags

Under eye bags are often considered a sign that you are tired or overly stressed, but in reality this “baggage” is due to aging. As we age, the skin of the lower eyelid can become stretched, fat pockets can develop, and muscles in the area can weaken. All of this leads to the under eye bags that many people find troubling. Blepharoplasty can correct this by removing the excess skin and fat from the lower lid and under the eye. Continue Reading

Are Your Sunglasses Up to the Challenge This Summer?

Sunglasses have become popular fashion accessories, often costing hundreds of dollars from designer brands. However, it is important to remember that sunglasses serve an incredibly important purpose by protecting the eyes from the sun. Many people forget that the sun’s UV rays can harm the eyes just like they can harm the skin. Wearing sunglasses… Continue Reading

A Routine Exam Might Save Your Life

There are many things you might think could save your life: an experienced ER surgeon, a fortuitously timed blood test, or reliable brakes on your car, for instance. But what about an eye exam? Most people think of an eye exam as the annual requirement to keep their glasses prescriptions up-to-date, but as one 8-year-old… Continue Reading

How Exactly Does the Eye Function?

The human eye can seem like quite a mystery. For such a small part of the body, it accomplishes an incredible task. But how? Vision cannot occur without light. When light reflects off an object, it enters the eye through the cornea, which is the transparent outer covering of the eye. All of the rays… Continue Reading

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Phone: (813) 971-3846

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St. Petersburg, FL 33707
(Inside the office of The Pasadena Eye Center)
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