Did you know that one in every five people over the age of 65 will be diagnosed with Age-Related Macular Degeneration? Age-Related Macular Degeneration is often under-discussed and is not a commonly understood condition. This February is Age-Related Macular Degeneration month, and at Diagnostic Eye Center we want to educate our patients and the Houston… Read More
We’ve known this for many years, but it’s great to see the overwhelming evidence presented at the recent American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting in New Orleans. LASIK is the most successful elective procedure in the world! It has the highest patient satisfaction rate, which has steadily improved over the last 20 years and is now… Read More
What is World Keratoconus Day? Keratoconus Day helps to raise awareness of this degenerative condition that causes the cornea to become cone-shaped. If untreated, keratoconus can lead to significant visual impairment, causing images to be distorted when they are projected onto the cornea. Keratoconus has been reported to affect 1 in every 2,000 individuals. In… Read More
Watch as Dr. Marc Sanders performs LIVE laser eye surgery for our 4th year optometry intern from the University of Houston College of Optometry. Natalie had a high myopic (near-sighted) prescription, which made Advanced Surface Ablation (ASA) a safer option for her than LASIK. Our own Dr. Andrew Salem talks you through the entire process… Read More
We completely surprised our amazing office manager, Victoria Wheeler, with a fall-themed bridal shower today! We are so excited for Victoria and David’s upcoming wedding and wish them a lifetime of happiness!
It’s Throwback Thursday! It’s been almost four years since Dr. Stephanie Lozano (formerly Dr. McMillen) had her LASIK with Dr. Sanders here at Diagnostic Eye Center. She went from a -8.00 prescription to 20/15 in a matter of minutes and is still loving her vision! Check out the entire process below, and click here to… Read More
Our own Dr. Marc Sanders recently presented at the Harris County Optometric Society meeting at the University of Houston College of Optometry. The program was titled “Approaching the Surgical Patient: Case Studies” and was aimed at educating Houston area optometrists on challenging LASIK and Cataract Surgery cases. Our Houston eye surgeons are proud to work… Read More
We had so much fun at the SURPRISE baby shower for our much beloved mommy-to-be Dr. Stephanie Lozano! We are beyond excited to meet baby Elena! Less than 2 months to go!
Halloween is fast approaching, and we are all starting to think about what to be this year! Many costumes can be enhanced with specialty contact lenses to give the overall look that WOW factor, but buyer beware! There are many stories out there about people losing their vision or getting serious eye infections from costume… Read More