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Have You Been Wondering about Kybella?

A double-chin is a dreaded cosmetic problem that affects a decent percentage of the population. Historically, the fatty tissue that would accumulate beneath a person’s chin (called submental fullness) could only be removed through liposuction. While the minor surgical procedure is still used by plastic surgeons, a new solution for submental fullness has been developed. […]


Get a Clear Picture of Cataract Surgery

Every year, thousands of people are diagnosed with cataracts. Though this common eye disease can severely impair vision, the silver lining is that a streamlined procedure can halt that progress. The speed at which cataracts worsen varies from person to person and the decision to undergo cataract removal surgery can usually be made without a […]


Does a Doctor Need to See Your Dry Eyes?

It doesn’t matter if your eyes are dry for a few hours or for days at a time, this problem can create an immense amount of frustration. Dry eyes may develop for several reasons. Because it is common to feel a gritty, burning sensation after staring at a screen for too long, many people misperceive […]


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Workplace Eye Wellness Month

March is Workplace Eye Wellness Month and this month, we’re addressing a serious eye problem that plagues millions: digital eyestrain. Digital-related eyestrain, though temporary, is serious. While it may not necessitate a trip to the hospital or cause permanent damage, it does cause painful and productivity-hindering side effects like migraines or blurry vision. According to […]


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Preventing AMD Vision Loss

Your vision is precious, but as you grow older, your chance of developing the vision-threatening condition called Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) increases. This February is AMD Awareness Month, and we’re revealing the best ways to prevent this condition from developing or progressing, so you can maintain healthy vision for life.  What is AMD? According to […]


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The Top 4 Myths About Glaucoma

Glaucoma is the leading cause of blindness in the country, accounting for 9-12% of all cases. This Glaucoma Awareness Month, we’re dispelling common myths about the disease, so you can better protect your vision, receive treatment to delay the disease’s progression, and maintain healthy eyes and vision for life. Myth #1: If you don’t have […]


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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! […]


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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 […]


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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 […]


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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 […]


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