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Proper Nutrition Promotes Eye Health

Proper Nutrition Promotes Eye Health

Created on: Wednesday, April 02, 2014
Author: San Diego Eye & Laser Center

We all know that proper nutrition is crucial in maintaining long-term wellness, and as more and more Americans tackle issues associated with obesity, such as heart disease, diabetes, and even premature death, it is becoming more evident that poor nutrition has a negative effect on health. Proper nutrition isn't just essential for your overall health, it's also important for the health of your eyes.

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Is there a connection between smartphones and eye strain?

Is there a connection between smartphones and eye strain?

Created on: Wednesday, April 02, 2014
Author: San Diego Eye & Laser Center

We probably all heard this one as a kid: "Don't sit too close to the TV or you'll strain your eyes!" Now fast forward to the age of smartphones, and everyone is constantly looking at a screen that's only a few inches away from their eyes.

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DR. PETERSON OF SAN DIEGO EYE & LASER CENTER ENHANCES CHILDREN’S LIVES THROUGH IMPROVED EYESIGHT

Created on: Friday, June 07, 2013

SAN DIEGO — For children, poor eyesight often means more than just blurred vision – it often translates into poor reading ability, developmental delays, perceptual problems and low standardized test scores. "Children should to be tested before they enter into the first grade," ex...

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DR. LEUNG OF SAN DIEGO EYE & LASER CENTER APPOINTED CLINICAL INSTRUCTOR AT UCSD

Created on: Friday, June 07, 2013

SAN DIEGO — Dr. Richard Leung, head of the San Diego Eye & Laser Center, has been honored with an appointment as Clinical Instructor in the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine.

Responsibilities associated with the title include the involvement in the education of medical students and postgraduate trainees at the UCSD School of Medicine. Appointees are encouraged to make important and significant contributions to the teaching programs at the university.

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Meat eaters might have higher RISK of developing cataracts

Created on: Friday, June 07, 2013

People who eat meat may be at increased risk of developing cataracts compared to vegetarians, a new study shows. Researchers at the University of Oxford in England say vegetarians and vegans are 30% to 40% less likely to develop cataracts than people who eat a lot of meat.

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Bladeless Cataract Surgery Comes to San Diego Soon!

Created on: Friday, June 07, 2013

New revolutionary technology, initially pioneered in the LASIK eye surgery procedure known as femtosecond laser technology will now be available for use during cataract surgery. These new lasers could potentially hit the market by 2012 and Dr. Richard Leung might be on of San Diego's first ophthalmologists to receive this device.

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World Renowned LASIK Surgeon

Dr. Richard Leung is an internationally recognized ophthalmologist specializing in refractive and laser eye surgery. He has pioneered Laser in-Situ Keratomileusis (LASIK) and has performed thousands of laser vision correction procedures. Dr. Leung gained fame and captured the attention of people worldwide when he performed the world's first live Internet LASIK Procedure. He has the distinction of being chosen as one of the "Top-Rated Physicians in America".


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Why Choose San Diego Eye Center For LASIK?

LASIK is a great choice for those tired of the hassles of contact lenses and eye glasses. Choosing the right practice can be challenging. So why choose San Diego Eye Center for your LASIK procedure? There are many reasons, but all revolve around one major factor: EXPERIENCE. Learn more about our Experience in regards to Laser Vision correction.


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Clear Vision for LASIK

Are you ready to be free of glasses and contact lenses? There are many vision corrections options available to you! We encourage you to read more about these exciting procedures and to schedule a consultation to determine what vision correction option best suits you. Whether it be LASIK, PRK, premium intraocular lenses, or other forms of vision correction offered at San Diego Eye Center, our goal is to free you from your dependency on glasses or contact lenses.


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Premium Lens Options

Do you have cataracts? Did you know that you can now significantly reduce or even eliminate your dependency on eye glasses after cataract surgery? You now can due to the advanced technology of premium intraocular lenses! Learn more about your premium lens options.


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What Our Patients Say

Learn what our patients have to say about Dr. Richard Leung at San Diego Eye & Laser Center.  Click here to read testimonials.


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0% Financing

If you are seeking clear vision, do not let your finances get in the way! We are pleased to offer CareCredit financing to our patients. CareCredit is your healthcare Credit Card! With affordable payment options and 0% financing, you can afford the clear vision you have been dreaming of.


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