Key-Whitman Eye Center Blog

  • Why Pro Athletes and Weekend Warriors Love LASIK and PRK

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 15-Sep-2017

    During the 2017 offseason, NFL quarterback Carson Wentz joined a growing list of professional athletes – and weekend warriors – who have undergone laser eye surgery. From comfort to convenience to safety to performance – athletes decide to get LASIK or PRK (photo refractive keratectomy) for a number of reasons. They want dependable, hassle-free vision during game play Athletes ...
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  • Stroke, Heart Attack, Vision Loss: How Eye Doctors Save Eyes and Lives

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 6-Sep-2017

    Ten years ago, Jane Adams* walked into Key-Whitman Eye Center for a preoperative exam prior to having LASIK eye surgery. What Jane didn’t expect was that she would leave our office with life changing news. The eye surgeon performing her exam found excess pressure on the back of Jane’s eyes, which indicated she might have a brain tumor. Key-Whitman ophthalmologist Larry A. Fish explains ...
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  • Can an Annual Eye Exam Change Your Child's Life? Yes It Can

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 18-Aug-2017

    If you believe school vision screenings adequately evaluate your child’s vision, please read on. “While school vision screenings are important, they do not take the place of a full eye exam, because they only detect distance vision issues,” says Key-Whitman Eye Center’s Dallas optometrist Amanda Hoelscher. To learn about our $99 Back-to-School Eye Exam Special, contact our ...
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  • Get Real: 5 Truths About LASIK That May Surprise You

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 25-Jul-2017

    If you inquired about LASIK surgery in the past and were told you weren’t a good candidate, we should talk. Misconceptions about LASIK are plentiful, because many people – even some eye doctors – don’t realize new technology has paved the way for more people to have safe, successful laser eye surgery. According to Key-Whitman Eye Center’s President and Chief Surgeon ...
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  • 4 Innovative Ways to Declare Your Independence from Glasses

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 18-Jul-2017

    Dry eyes. Astigmatism. Nearsightedness. Farsightedness. In the past, these conditions – and others – may have prevented some people from getting vision correction surgery or wearing contact lenses comfortably. Fortunately, those days are long gone for many patients at Key-Whitman Eye Centers. According to Key-Whitman’s Dallas optometrist Martin L. Faber, “Many advances in ...
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  • Ever Wonder How an Ophthalmologist Chooses a Cataract Surgeon?

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 5-Jul-2017

    With his golf game in jeopardy, now retired ophthalmologist Frank Howell knew it was time to schedule cataract surgery. Six years later, we caught up with Dr. Howell to find out how he’s doing and why Key-Whitman President and Chief Surgeon Jeffrey Whitman, M.D., was his first and only choice to perform the cataract procedure. About a year prior to his 2011 cataract surgery, Dr. Frank Howell ...
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  • From Protective Eyewear to Eye Drops - 6 Tips for Healthy, Comfortable Eyes at Work

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 15-Jun-2017

    Painful, irritated eyes make life on the job miserable, but you don’t have to suffer anymore. Whether you work construction, drive a forklift or stare at a computer screen all day – taking simple, proactive steps to prevent eye injuries and discomfort can be life changing.. Key-Whitman Eye Center’s Plano eye doctor Sadaf Razi regularly treats patients with work-related eye ...
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  • 5 Surprising Summer Eye Health Risks and What You Can Do About It

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 7-Jun-2017

    People tend to spend more time outdoors during the summer and why not? The warmer weather is ideal for family picnics, concerts, festivals, pool time and sporting events. Summer is also the time of year when eye doctors, such as Key-Whitman Eye Center’s Dallas optometrist Amanda Hoelscher, see more patients seeking treatment for eye redness, pain and irritation. Dr. Hoelscher explains why ...
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  • Get Great Vision Near and Far in Only 10 Minutes

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 22-May-2017

    Turning 40 is a milestone birthday for most adults. It’s also the age when near vision naturally declines and drugstore or prescription readers become a necessity for many. Enter the new, FDA-approved Raindrop ® Near Vision Inlay. According to Key-Whitman Eye Center’s President and Chief Surgeon Jeffrey Whitman, M.D., “One of the biggest complaints I hear from patients over ...
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  • Too Busy to See the Eye Doctor? How and When Digital Eye Health Tools Can Help

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 8-May-2017

    People who grew up in the age of the internet naturally gravitate toward products and services that provide value, solve problems and simplify life. So it’s no surprise that eye health apps and websites that make it easy to order contacts and glasses or take an eye exam are popular today. Many of these tools offer busy people a distinct advantage – convenience – along with being ...
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  • Millennial Moms Face More Eye Health Risks Than Dads - How to Level the Playing Field

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 28-Apr-2017

    In general, women experience more vision problems than men, but millennial moms (those born between 1981 and 1997) also face bigger eye health risks than their male counterparts. We asked Key-Whitman Eye Center’s Arlington ophthalmologist Amy Hong, M.D. to explain why women are at risk and what steps millennial moms can take to protect their eyes. So Why Do Women Get The Short End Of The ...
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  • Key-Whitman In The News UPDATE: PRG Dallas ASC, LP Surgery Center and Key-Whitman Eye Center Have Stopped Use of All Guardian Compounded Medications

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 24-Apr-2017

    Doctors at Key-Whitman Eye Center and the PRG Dallas Surgery Center do not use any Guardian pharmacy medications. This precautionary step was taken because post-operative cataract patients who had surgery here at the PRG Dallas Surgery Center January 30 to February 21, 2017 developed issues with their vision during their recovery period. The issue is isolated to only those patients who received ...
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  • Four Helpful Tips for Choosing the Perfect Sunglasses for Your Face

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 18-Apr-2017

    Sunglasses come in an endless array of shapes and sizes. With so many options, choosing a pair that flatters your face can be overwhelming. Choosing sunglasses that protect eyes from harmful UV rays should also be a key consideration. We asked Key-Whitman Eye Center’s President and Chief Surgeon Jeffrey Whitman, M.D. and Director of Optical Renee Macdonald to share insight on how to choose ...
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  • What Do Vacuuming, Mackerel and Sunshine Have in Common? What Diabetics Need to Know

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 31-Mar-2017

    Diabetes can take a serious toll on the body, but did you know uncontrolled diabetes can lead to irreversible vision loss and even blindness? In fact, according to a recent report by the National Eye Institute (NEI), diabetic retinopathy – the most common form of diabetic eye disease – is the leading cause of blindness in adults ages 20-74. The NEI also projects the prevalence of the ...
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  • Have Floaters, Dry Eye or Poor Reading Vision? New Technology Provides Relief

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 16-Mar-2017

    At Key-Whitman Eye Center we’re always on the lookout for new eye health technology. In fact, our eye doctors and surgeons regularly participate in research and clinical trials to bring these ophthalmologic advances to market. In honor of National Save Your Vision Month, we’d like to share a few breakthroughs that might interest you. Vision-saving and vision-enhancing technology have ...
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