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Discover more ways to maintain the health of your eyes by exploring multiple blog posts from Dr. Young H. Choi.

Five Ways to Protect Your Eyes In The Summer

Dr. Young H. Choi | 07/07/2020

Following eye safety tips helps ensure that your eyes are protected year-round and reduces your risk for damage to the eyes.

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What is Astigmatism?

Dr. Young H. Choi

Astigmatism refers to an imperfection in the curvature of the eye.

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What is Cataracts?

Dr. Young H. Choi

Cloudy or blurry vision may be a sign of a condition that affects many people as they grow older, that condition is known as cataracts.

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What is LASIK Eye Surgery?

Dr. Young H. Choi

Dr. Young H. Choi M.D. has the skill and equipment needed to perform this delicate procedure and help you see clearly again.

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What is Presbyopia?

Dr. Young H. Choi

Presbyopia is the slow and steady loss of near focus. In other words, your eyes are struggling to hone in on anything close.

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7 Questions to Ask Your Surgeon Before LASIK

Dr. Young H. Choi

LASIK is a relatively simple procedure with generally positive results, but there are still some things you should know before you jump into surgery.

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Cataract Prevention: Healthy Foods that Promote Eye Health

Dr. Young H. Choi

One way you can try to reduce your chances of developing cataracts is by changing your diet.

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Eye Health Checklist for a Healthier New Year

Dr. Young H. Choi

While you're making resolutions though, decide to make one more. Commit to eye health in the new year.

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How Safe Is LASIK?

Dr. Young H. Choi

Many patients have some concerns about LASIK, which is no surprise considering the importance of your eyes.

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How To Choose An Eye Surgeon

Dr. Young H. Choi

This blog post will inform you about some important things to consider before choosing an eye surgeon.

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Pros and Cons of LASIK Eye Surgery

Dr. Young H. Choi

Before you get this surgery, there are a few things that you should know. Let's take a closer look at the pros and cons of LASIK.

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Signs It's Time to Schedule an Eye Exam

Dr. Young H. Choi

Here are some signs that you might look out for to signal that you might be due for an eye exam.

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The Cause of Floaters in Your Eye and When You Should Visit an Eye Doctor

Dr. Young H. Choi

Eye floaters are spots in your vision that might look like black specks or strings. Most of the time floaters aren't something to be worried about.

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The History of LASIK

Dr. Young H. Choi

LASIK surgery is one of the most progressive and innovative options available for people who grow tired of worrying about glasses or contact lenses.

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Top 5 Myths About LASIK Eye Surgery

Dr. Young H. Choi

There is a lot of misinformation out there these days, so if you are considering LASIK, make sure you get your facts right.

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Top 7 Tips For Keeping Your Eyes Healthy

Dr. Young H. Choi

Young H. Choi M.D. Eye Surgery Center is ready to help you with any of your vision issues. However, you should still be proactive in your eye health.

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Top Foods to Eat for Eye Health

Dr. Young H. Choi

You know what you put into your body matters for health, but does that include your eye health?

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Top Tips To Protect Your Vision From Computer Use

Dr. Young H. Choi

As we become more reliant on technology, however, we also need to be thinking about how to protect our eyes from extended computer use.

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Top Vitamins for Eye Health

Dr. Young H. Choi

There are many vitamins for eye health out there, so adding certain foods to your diet or taking a supplement can actually help.

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