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Eye Care Physicians & Surgeons: Discussing Floaters, Glaucoma and Eye Care Oct 21st, 2015

Reader question: A few years ago I started seeing flashes of light when I went outside around dusk, and wiry spots floating in my left eye. I also got headaches from light – especially fluorescent lights. I thought I might have a partially detached retina, but my doctor said my...

Iritis Treatment and information Sep 28th, 2015

Reader question: I was diagnosed with Iritis over 20 years ago and I still have it. Can you tell me more about it? Dr. Hynes: Iritis is the inflammation of one of the inner layers of the eye which is called choroid. Depending on what part of the choroid is...

Eye Exams Sep 11th, 2015

Problems with vision are not something people see coming. Though a family history of poor eyesight can indicate a need for vision correction, some of the more serious issues that affect the eyes can come on quickly and require immediate attention. Area eye care specialists warn that a sudden change...

Dr. Alla Hynes is a board certified ophthalmologist Sep 3rd, 2015

Dr. Alla Hynes is a board certified ophthalmologist with a specialty for caring for and treating of a wide variety or eye diseases including cataracts, glaucoma and uveitis. She has been a practicing ophthalmologist for 15 years and has been recognized by Consumers’ Research Council of America as one of...

Dr. Hynes: Remove cataracts to restore vision Jun 25th, 2015

Cataracts are the leading cause of poor vision in adults. However the development of cataracts does not have to mean a loss of sight. Treatment for cataracts is over 95 percent successful in restoring good vision. A cataract is the clouding of the lens of the eye. It causes vision...