Tag Archives: Eye care and the Difference Between Ophthalmologists and Optometrists

Five Quick Lessons on the Human Eye from Park Ophthalmology

Most people rely on their vision as the primary sense for understanding the world around them. But human eyes are complicated with many components that must work together for the best possible vision. Dr. Beth R. Friedland of Park Ophthalmology … 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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It is Time to Schedule a Comprehensive Eye Exam with Park Ophthalmology

It’s almost Labor Day weekend. 2014 is flying by! Many people in The Triangle are making plans for a holiday weekend at the coast or in the mountains, preparing to say goodbye to summer 2014. With Labor Day weekend being … Continue reading

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Park Ophthalmology in the Triangle Offers Five Tips for Healthy Eyes

It’s back-to-school time in the Triangle for everyone from day care to college! Although it’s the beginning of the school year, there is only a third of a year left in 2014! Now is the perfect time to remember back … Continue reading

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Vitamins Can Keep Eyes Healthy

Eye vitamins are something many Raleigh and Durham patients are asking more about at Park Ophthalmology. The importance of a healthy diet and its effect on the eyes are not new. In fact, eating a balanced diet can prevent many … Continue reading

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Not Just Dark Circles: Chronic Sleep Loss Affects Eyes

For many Raleigh and Durham residents, chronic sleep loss is considered normal and just a part of life we all have to accept. We enjoy our crazy busy lives on the run here in the Triangle. The real warriors plod … Continue reading

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8 Myths & Truths about Contact Lenses

Many people in Raleigh and Durham prefer to wear contact lenses instead of glasses. Meanwhile, many others come into our Park Ophthalmology locations and want to wear contacts but just aren’t sure they can, or aren’t sure of the cost. … Continue reading

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Wake and Durham County Students Need Back-to-School Eye Exams

Wake and Durham County elementary and high school students need good eyesight to read the whiteboard, the computer screen and their textbooks. While many people who do not wear corrective lenses often do not need yearly eye exams, it’s a … Continue reading

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What to Expect During an Eye Exam at Park Ophthalmology

Many people move to the Triangle each and every week. And when they bring family as well, they need doctors, dentists, and even a good auto repair facility. The first eye exam with a new Ophthalmologist can be a very … Continue reading

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Summer Sun Exposure Can Harm Eyes and Cause Cataracts

At Park Ophthalmology we know that Raleigh and Durham’s sunny summer days may keep the flowers growing and the grass so green, but over time, excessive exposure to sunlight can often harm eyes as well, even causing cataracts.  A cataract … Continue reading

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