Category Archives: Ophthalmology

In the Triangle, Developing Good Vision Habits Helps Prevent Eye Strain

Vision plays an important role every day in all of our lives. We know as well that some popular daily activities can strain the eyes, causing an annoying, but easily remedied, problem. Dr. Beth R. Friedland of Park Ophthalmology in … Continue reading

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Sleep Apnea and Eye Health in the Triangle

Many people in Raleigh and Durham have experienced sleep apnea. This inability to sleep correctly each night puts great strain on the body and affects many organs. While many may guess it impacts the heart, it might be surprising to … Continue reading

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4 Health Concerns Park Ophthalmologists Can See!

There are many residents in the Triangle who ignore or postpone the scheduling of regular visits to the eye doctor. You may not realize it, but scheduling that visit to Park Ophthalmology can possibly go beyond simply needing a new … Continue reading

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Are Different Color Eyes Trauma Indicators?

Beth R. Friedland M.D. at Park Ophthalmology spends a lot of time staring into people’s eyes. The human eye tells a wide variety of stories to a skilled Ophthalmologist. The color of the iris is not something eye doctors usually … Continue reading

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5 Considerations When Buying Your Sunglasses

Spring has sprung in the Triangle! Here in North Carolina, especially In Raleigh and Durham, we know the first day of spring is often the start of warmer weather and sunnier days. While it’s nice to see spring again, at … Continue reading

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March is National Save Your Vision Month

With so much technology and business blended together here in the Triangle NC, our patients often spend a lot of time working in the Raleigh and Durham area staring at a computer a good part of the day. People who … Continue reading

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May We All See to Give Thanks on Thanksgiving!

It’s the Holidays and Thanksgiving Week! This time of year all we tend to rush around a lot with holiday shopping in the Triangle at Crabtree in Raleigh, Beaver Commons in Apex or Southpointe in Durham. We go skating at … Continue reading

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With Glasses, the Eyes Have It!

Some of the professional staff at Park Ophthalmology remember the “old” days when wearing glasses were considered more of a sign of intelligence than a fashion statement. But in the year 2012, stylish eyeglasses can be a fantastic fashion accessory, … Continue reading

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3 Very Interesting Reasons to Avoid Your Eye Exams

Whether you live across the Triangle NC in Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill or any other locale, you probably know someone who has not been to the eye doctor on a regular basis. Many people have a lot of excuses why … Continue reading

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Eye Floaters are Never Illusions

Eye floaters are an interesting phenomenon. Sometimes you see them and sometimes you don’t. They may appear as little dots or specks, or they can be long and squiggly as they appear to cross your line of vision. This is … Continue reading

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