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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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4 Critical Facts about Eye Health and Swimming

With daytime highs climbing into the 90’s and even touching 100 degrees this week in the Raleigh-Durham area, Triangle residents are heading to the pool in huge numbers to cool off. Whether it’s a regular exercise routine or just splashing … Continue reading

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5 Facts to Know About Cataract Surgery from Park Ophthalmology

Just like a camera, the human eye has a lens that directs light to the retina, providing clear images to the brain. Unfortunately, cataracts can often cloud the lens, and slowly diminish vision. More than 20 million people in the … Continue reading

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5 Age-Related Vision Changes from Park Ophthalmology

It is undeniable that every birthday we celebrate brings additional changes to the body, including changes in our vision. Dr. Beth R. Friedland’s patients are familiar with typical age-related vision issues, such as needing glasses for reading and crafts, but … Continue reading

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5 Types of Eye Injuries that Require Quick Medical Attention

Eye injuries can range from those that heal on their own to more serious problems than can permanently damage vision. Dr. Beth R. Friedland of Park Ophthalmology wants her patients to understand some common types of injuries and what to … Continue reading

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Learn About Diabetes and Vision Health from Beth R. Friedland M.D. at Park Ophthalmology

Diabetes is one of the most common medical conditions that affects vision. The American Diabetes Association reports that each year, 1.7 million Americans are diagnosed with diabetes. At Park Ophthalmology, Dr. Beth R. Friedland works to educate her Triangle area … Continue reading

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Beth R. Friedland M.D. Helps Patients Cope with Seasonal Eye Irritations

Spring is in full swing as we quickly head into May in the Raleigh-Durham area and the flowers popping up everywhere. The JC Raulston Arboretum at North Carolina State has begun it free guided tours for the season and our … Continue reading

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5 Facts about Pink Eye Causes and Treatment in the Triangle

Eye irritation is a common reason for visiting Park Ophthalmology in Durham and Raleigh. When the diagnosis is conjunctivitis, commonly called Pink Eye, medical treatment often is necessary. Dr. Beth R. Friedland wants her clients at Park Ophthalmology in Raleigh … Continue reading

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Park Ophthalmology Helps Triangle Patients Understand Eye Surgery

Winter is approaching quickly in Raleigh-Durham. Triangle area residents are starting to enjoy ice skating at the Raleigh’s outdoor Winter Fest rink and visiting the area’s many light displays. Dr. Beth R. Friedland of Park Ophthalmology wants all of her … 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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