November 25, 2018

4 Tips to Keep Your Eyes Safe This Holiday Season

From snow glare to Christmas tree injuries to champagne corks gone awry, our eyes encounter a wide array of seasonal dangers during winter. While it may be unreasonable to wear safety goggles while playing with new toys on Christmas morning, being aware of potential hazards can help keep your holidays injury-free and full of cheer! This Safe Toys and Celebrations […]
November 15, 2018

Natural Good Looks are Our Specialty! Now Offering Botox & Fillers

We are so excited to announce a new part of our practice: Eye for Beauty Aesthetics at Cornea Consultants of Albany! After decades of taking care of patients’ eyesight, we are elated to now offer our patients several options to help them reach their cosmetic and beauty goals. Before dermal injections were used for cosmetic purposes, ophthalmologists were the first […]
November 4, 2018

How Does Diabetes Affect Vision?

In the United States, over 100 million people are diabetic or prediabetic. While we often consider diabetes to be an issue that leads to heart and kidney diseases, it can also have a devastating effect on vision and eye health when left unchecked. Spreading awareness during Diabetic Eye Disease Month is especially important since an estimated 1 in 3 patients […]
October 8, 2018

Don’t Let Halloween Costumes Harm Your Eyes

It’s Halloween Safety Month and we’re unpacking the ghoulish ways you may be putting yourself and your eyes in danger. Last year, the National Retail Federation estimated that Americans spent over $9 billion on Halloween, with a large proportion of that money being used to purchase elaborate costumes. But going to extremes to create an incredible costume can also create […]