Can I Use My FSA To Pay For Cataract Surgery?
If you need to have cataract surgery and have an FSA, you may be able to have it covered. This depends on the kind of FSA that you have and if you have traditional cataract surgery. If you have an FSA and need cataract surgery, this may be a way to use any pre-tax earnings […]
Ophthalmologists from Shepherd Eye Center Among the First to Implant the Alcon AcrySof Vivity IOL in Las Vegas
Surgeons from Shepherd Eye Center are among the first ophthalmologists in Las Vegas to implant the new Alcon Vivity intraocular lens for cataract patients. This new lens technology, known as AcrySof IQ Vivity, provides an additional option for cataract patients to treat presbyopia and is a first-of-its-kind, non-diffractive lens that offers a continuous extended range […]
Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month
November is Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month. People with diabetes, especially those that are older, have a higher risk of a variety of eye-related conditions. This includes glaucoma and cataracts. The eye condition most closely linked to diabetes, though, is diabetic retinopathy. The condition is a direct result of having diabetes. If you have diabetes, […]