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  • How High-Tech Lenses Give Dallas Patients Greater Range of Vision After Cataract Surgery at Key-Whitman

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 30-Dec-2018

    In July 2016, the FDA approved the Symfony ® intraocular lens, the first lens of its kind to offer extended depth of focus for cataract patients. During clinical trials, researchers found the new lens typically provided better visual acuity at near, intermediate and far distances, than previous multifocal lens technology. Key-Whitman Eye Center’s President and Chief Surgeon Jeffrey ...
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  • What to Expect After Cataract Surgery in Dallas at Key-Whitman – Recovery Time, Visual Clarity and More

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 30-Dec-2018

    Are you or a loved one considering cataract surgery? Not sure what to expect? We asked Key-Whitman Eye Center’s Dallas eye surgeon Amy Hong to shed light on what patients can expect regarding cataract surgery recovery time and clarity of vision post-procedure. You’ll also learn what options reduce the need for prescription glasses after surgery and why it’s important to choose a ...
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  • Struggling to Manage Doctor Visits for Diabetes? Look for Collaborative Care in Plano

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 30-Dec-2018

    While it would be great if diabetics could see one doctor for all their care, many end up seeing multiple physicians. Complications from diabetes affect the entire body – ears, eyes, feet, heart, nerves, kidneys, skin, brain and more. Juggling doctor appointments can be confusing and stressful, but it doesn’t have to be. Key-Whitman Eye Center in Plano has joined forces with two local ...
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  • How Cataract Surgery at Key-Whitman Gave One Man His Life Back

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 29-Nov-2018

    In 2005, a back injury on a construction site prompted James Ross to switch jobs and start driving trucks. A few years later, medication prescribed for the back injury presented a side effect that would stall his truck driving career – cataracts. At age 51, treatment for his second cataract brought Ross to Key-Whitman Eye Center, thanks to the ASCRS (American Society of Cataract & ...
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  • Looking Older Than Your Years? 5 Ways to Regain a Youthful Appearance

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 17-Aug-2018

    While beauty may be in the eye of the beholder, the key to beauty and a youthful appearance may be in the hands of a skilled cosmetic surgeon who specializes in treating the eyes and areas around the eyes. Are fine lines, wrinkles, sun damage, droopy eyelids, bags under the eyes or sagging brows getting you down? Then a visit with Key-Whitman Eye Center’s oculofacial plastic surgeon Priya ...
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  • Suffer from Headaches, Neck Pain or Eyestrain Due to Excessive Screen Time? This New Treatment May Be for You

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 17-Jul-2018

    Smartphones, tablets, PCs – on average, Americans spend a whopping 9+ hours on digital devices every day, 1 which can lead to nagging physical symptoms, including headaches, neck and shoulder pain, eyestrain and others. Fortunately, the discovery of the root cause of these issues has led to a revolutionary treatment for these symptoms of digital vision syndrome: prescription ...
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  • 7 Surprising Facts Women Should Know About Cataract Surgery Regardless of Age

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 24-Apr-2018

    You may think cataracts are something only retirees have to worry about, but cataract surgery isn’t just for the 70-plus set anymore. In fact Key-Whitman Eye Center’s Dallas optometrist Amanda Hoelscher encourages her patients to get cataract surgery as soon as it is deemed medically necessary – and that could happen years before their first AARP cards come in the mail. From work ...
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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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  • Dr. Whitman'€™s Family Cranberry Sauce Recipe

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 25-Nov-2015

    As Thanksgiving quickly approaches, I am reminded of how thankful I am for all of my patients, as well my colleagues at Key-Whitman. Every Thanksgiving in the Whitman house, we prepare several traditional dishes. Our family-recipe Cranberry Sauce is one of our favorites. As a Thanksgiving gift to you, I’d like to share our recipe with you. Give it a try, and be sure to let us know what you ...
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  • Can Technology Help Clinics Improve Patient Flow and Satisfaction? Yes!

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 27-Oct-2015

    We’ve all been there. We arrive for a doctor’s appointment on time, yet we end up waiting … and waiting … to actually see the doctor, nurse or technician. Isn’t there some way to improve efficiencies in clinic environments and improve patient flow? It turns out there is hope, and Key-Whitman Eye Centers is leading the way. As Key-Whitman President and Chief Surgeon ...
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  • Dr. Ron Barke to Appear on Good Morning Texas

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 14-Aug-2015

    Dr. Ron Barke, MD of Key-Whitman Eye Center will be appearing on Good Morning Texas next Monday to discuss some fun and amazing facts about the human eye. The episode is scheduled to air on Monday, August 17 at 9:00 a.m. CST. Our blog followers may recall reading earlier last month about some of the facts that Dr. Barke will be discussing on the show. To refresh your memory, take another look at ...
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  • Meet the Doctor: Dr. Martin L. Faber

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 4-Aug-2015

    Dr. Martin L. Faber is a Therapeutic Optometrist at Key-Whitman Eye Center. A Michigan native, Dr. Faber earned his undergraduate degree at Michigan State University and his Optometry degree from Ferris State University’s Michigan College of Optometry. He has practiced in the Dallas / Fort Worth area since 1983! Who/what inspired you to do what you do? I was very near sighted at a young age ...
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  • Key-Whitman Changes Lives: Patient Stories

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 30-Mar-2015

    Our success at Key-Whitman is based on the experiences of our patients. We work hard to be sure every Key-Whitman patient not only leaves our clinic seeing more clearly, but also has a positive experience with our clinic and our doctors. From the moment you first walk through our doors to your post-surgery follow-up appointments, it is our goal that every contact you have with our staff is ...
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  • Check Your Vision With the Key-Whitman Eye Condition Simulators

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 5-Mar-2015

    Changes in vision with age are normal. Eventually, most people become dependent on reading glasses, prescription eyeglasses or contact lenses. But changes in your vision could also be attributed to a more serious eye condition. How do you know if you should be concerned about your changing vision? Key-Whitman has collected a set of eye condition simulators that allow you to see what your vision ...
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  • Feast Your Eyes on This: Holiday Recipes for Healthy Eyes

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 23-Dec-2014

    It is no secret that what goes in your mouth affects your health in many ways, including your vision. Nutrients found in many foods -- particularly fruits and veggies -- can help keep your eyes healthy and your sight strong for years to come. According to allaboutvision.com, eating the right foods can prevent vision loss associated with some eye conditions such as night vision problems, macular ...
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  • Meet the Doctor: Dr. Kimberly S. Warren

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 26-Nov-2014

    Dr. Kimberly S. Warren, M.D., specializes in cataract, glaucoma and refractive surgery at the Key-Whitman Eye Center. Born in Houston, Texas, Dr. Warren graduated summa cum laude from Texas Tech University with a B.S. in biology. She then earned her medical degree at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, where she was a member of the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. Dr. ...
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  • Serving Those Who Have Served: Key-Whitman Tapped to Expedite Vision Care for DFW Veterans

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 24-Jul-2014

    Two weeks before the Veterans Affairs (VA) hospital controversy dominated headlines, Key-Whitman Eye Center's Director of Patient Accounting Matt Chapman received a call from the Dallas VA Medical Center. "The Dallas VA was hoping to expedite eye care services for veterans located in the DFW Metroplex, and they wanted to know if we could help with their patient overflow. We immediately ...
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  • Key-Whitman's Self-Evaluation Tool Helps You See Your Options Clearly

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 21-Jan-2014

    Do you think you may be a candidate for LASIK or another type of laser vision correction? While a consultation with a laser eye surgeon is necessary in deciding whether you qualify, Key-Whitman offers a self-evaluation tool to help determine your vision correction options. The one-minute self-evaluation can be taken at home and will provide you immediate and valuable insight about vision ...
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  • Key-Whitman Doctors Head to Belize on Medical Mission Trip

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 13-Jan-2014

    In February, a team of six individuals led by Key-Whitman doctors Faisal Haq and Kimberly Warren will travel on a medical mission trip to Belize City, Belize. The team will spend one week in the country performing eye surgery for patients in need. This trip will be a first for both Dr. Haq and Dr. Warren, who have performed more than 12,000 surgeries combined in the United States. They are looking ...
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  • Key-Whitman Changes Lives: August Patient Testimonials

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 28-Aug-2013

    Nothing satisfies us more than knowing our patients feel well-cared for and leave our office pleased with their experience at Key-Whitman. We are constantly striving to give our patients the best experience possible, from a short wait time at our office, to satisfying results from laser eye surgery. Our patients regularly leave us positive feedback about their time spent with us. We want to share ...
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  • Meet Dr. Haq

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 12-Aug-2013

    Dr. Faisal Haq, M.D. specializes in cataract, vision correction surgery, corneal disease and glaucoma management at the Key-Whitman Eye Center. He was born in Cincinnati, Ohio and graduated Magna Cum Laude from Boston University. Dr. Haq served an internship at the Health Alliance Hospitals in Cincinnati and completed his residency in ophthalmology at the University of Illinois at Chicago where he ...
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  • Key-Whitman Changes Lives: Patient Testimonials

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 10-Jul-2013

    Nothing satisfies us more than knowing our patients feel well cared-for and leave our office pleased with their experience at Key-Whitman. We are constantly striving to give our patients the best experience possible, from a short wait time at our office, to satisfying results from laser eye surgery. Our patients regularly leave us positive feedback about their time spent with us, sharing how ...
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  • Meet Dr. Whitman

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 14-Jun-2013

    Jeffrey Whitman, M.D. is President and Chief Surgeon of Key-Whitman Eye Center. He was born in Dallas, attended Hillcrest High School and graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Southern Methodist University. Dr. Whitman earned his M.D. at Southwestern Medical School in Dallas. He completed his internship at the same institution and completed his residency training in Ophthalmology at Scott and White Clinic ...
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  • Schedule an Appointment During National Eye Exam Month

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 10-Aug-2012

    In 1989, Sears Optical dedicated August as National Eye Exam Month to encourage people everywhere to see their eye doctor for a comprehensive eye exam. Now is a great time to schedule an appointment to have your eyes examined! Annual eye exams are an important element of your preventative health care. A comprehensive eye exam in which your eyes are dilated is the most effective method for ...
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  • LASIK Eye Surgery Live Facebook Chat with Dr. Whitman

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 6-Jun-2012

    Do you have questions about LASIK eye surgery ? If you’re considering LASIK to correct your vision, you may be asking questions like: How do I know if I’m a candidate for LASIK? What vision problems and eye conditions can LASIK fix? What should I do to prepare for LASIK? What should I expect during the procedure? Does laser eye surgery hurt? What should I expect following surgery? ...
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