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4 Important Developments in Ophthalmology Research and Eye Health

Early this month, more than 11,000 researchers gathered in Seattle to learn about the latest developments in treatment and technology related to eye health. Dr. Beth R. Friedland  monitors this newest research so she can bring the best treatment options … Continue reading

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Understanding Cataracts from Beth R. Friedland M.D. & Park Ophthalmology

Imagine trying to read a computer while looking through a piece of milky glass. This experience is similar to someone trying to see through advanced cataracts. Patients with cataracts here in the Triangle turn to Beth R. Friedland M.D. at … Continue reading

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Park Ophthalmology in the Triangle Offers Full Range of Eye Care

When first searching out a medical professional for eye care, patients can be confused by the differences among opticians, optometrists and ophthalmologists. As part of the on-going efforts to educate clients on all aspects of eye health, Dr. Beth R. … Continue reading

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6 Tips For Eye and Makeup Safety

All across the Triangle, from Raleigh and Durham, women everywhere use makeup, bronzer, highlighter, eyeliner, blush and a variety of other cosmetics to enhance the look of their eyes, lashes, brows and appearance. While most cosmetics are safe to use, … 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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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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What to Expect from Glaucoma Surgery

Do you have glaucoma and live in the Triangle NC? The fear of losing your eyesight can be very scary. And going into surgery to fix it can be disconcerting. Let’s look at what Glaucoma is and what to expect. … Continue reading

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Clearing Up the Truth about Cataracts

Do you have blurry or cloudy vision? Does one eye seem worse than the other, and it has happened since your last eye exam? It could very well be a cataract. If you think you are way too young to … Continue reading

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Through the Lens: Getting to Know the Doctors of Park Ophthalmology

Beth Friedland (pictured right) was 15 years old when she observed an ophthalmologist surgically restore an artist’s sight. She knew then that she wanted to become an eye doctor. “At that point I had witnessed the powerful change that could … Continue reading

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