Yearly Archives: 2016

4 Important Indicators of Senior Vision Problems

People across the Triangle expect their bodies to change with age. There is also a decline in vision, and it is common in those patients older than 60. Although vision loss is a normal part of the aging process, some … Continue reading

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4 Surprising Facts about Sports-Related Eye Injuries

In North Carolina, 4,000 school children suffer eye injuries every year according to the National Society to Prevent Blindness. As an Ophthalmologist in the Triangle, Dr. Beth R. Friedland treats many of those injuries. Sports account for the vast majority … Continue reading

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4 Significant Reasons Diabetics Need Annual Eye Exams

  One in 10 Americans has diabetes, a disease that can cause eventually cause blindness. Annual eye exams are crucial to prevent this type of vision loss, yet 60 percent of diabetics fail to get regular eye exams, according to … Continue reading

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3 Important Suggestions that Simplify Eye Care in the Triangle

The days are growing shorter as we all head to Thanksgiving Day and the Holiday Season this year. The cooler weather means Triangle residents are spending more and more time indoors. We are watching fall sports on television, decorating for … Continue reading

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5 Reasons to Consider Park Ophthalmology in the Triangle

Moving to the Triangle is a challenge for many newcomers. There are a lot of decisions to make, from where to live, to finding a new doctor, dentist and eye health specialist. If brand new to Durham and Raleigh, turn … Continue reading

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Rare yet Interesting Facts about Contact Lenses from Park Ophthalmology

Park Ophthalmology patients have a wealth of choices as they head to 2017 when it comes to vision correction and services. Consulting with Dr. Beth R. Friedland on the best treatment, whether it involves surgery, eye glasses or contact lenses, … Continue reading

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5 Crucial Facts for Eye Health and Sun Exposure from Park Ophthalmology

Fall officially begins this week and Triangle residents already have noticed slightly cooler days and the earlier arrival of dusk. It’s tempting this time of year to forget important summer habits like wearing hats outdoors and using sunglasses as the … Continue reading

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4 Fascinating Facts about the Human Eye from Park Ophthalmology

From the time most people across Raleigh and Durham get up in the morning, until they turn off the lights at night, their eyes are constantly taking in the world around them. Dr. Beth R. Friedland of Park Ophthalmology in … Continue reading

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4 Important Suggestions for New Patients at Park Ophthalmology

Triangle residents who haven’t seen an eye doctor in a few years, or have just moved from another part of North Carolina or the country, might be a little nervous about what to expect during an exam with a new … Continue reading

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5 Facts About Children’s Eye Health from Park Ophthalmology

Triangle area students, from Raleigh to Durham will be heading back to classes later this month. In addition to getting supplies, backpacks and new clothes, children also need good vision to perform well in school. Park Ophthalmology  recommends that all … Continue reading

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