Blog Articles

How to prevent Dry Eyes.

Your eyes are itchy, scratchy, and red, and you’re tired of the discomfort. The good news is that there are several treatment options to help you see more clearly, and comfortably, in the new year.

Jan 4th, 2021
What is COVID fatigue or Quarantine fatigue?

As we approach a new year and another month of battling COVID-19, it's important to remember that you aren't alone in coping with mental stress. We are all experiencing varying levels of COVID-19 fatigue or Quarantine fatigue.

Dec 28th, 2020
How do vaccines work?

To help you understand how vaccines work, here's some information about your immune system and its functions.

Dec 16th, 2020
What is a Chalazion?

There are many problems that can affect your eyes, and not all of them have to do with how well you see. A chalazion is one such example and, in the following, we explore how it develops and what your treatment options are.

Nov 30th, 2020
What is OPTOS?

A NEW SOLUTION FOR YOUR EYE EXAM WITHOUT HAVING TO DILATE. A dilated eye exam is a crucial part of every comprehensive eye exam BUT if you don’t want to have your eyes dilated, We have a solution for you. It is called, OPTOS.

Nov 18th, 2020
5 Benefits of Routine Eye Exams

It’s hard to overstate the value of good vision and eye health, which is why regular eye exams are important. Here are five of the most important reasons why you should see us regularly for routine eye exams.

Nov 9th, 2020
Your kids deserve the best eye care

Children Don't Know When They Have A Vision Problem. When Was Your Child's Last Eye Exam? Schedule One Today with a Pediatric Eye Doctor at Beraja Medical Institute.

Oct 23rd, 2020
How is Astigmatism Treated?

If you have an astigmatism that’s affecting your vision, your goal is to see clearly again. Luckily, there are several solutions when it comes to treating astigmatism, and we review them here.

Oct 14th, 2020
What is Lasik?

LASIK is an outpatient procedure. This means there is no overnight stay in a hospital. Typically eye surgeons work on both the right and left eyes at one sitting. It generally takes 10 to 15 minutes for each eye.

Oct 6th, 2020
Early Symptoms of Cataracts

Cataracts affect nearly 25 million adults in the United States, progressively robbing them of clear vision. As with most medical problems, early intervention is key, so here’s how you can recognize the onset of cataracts.

Sep 14th, 2020
Three reasons to have regular eye examinations

Your sight is precious. Good eye sight and healthy eyes allow us to appreciate our surroundings, take part in social events and to see ourselves in the mirror! Being able to see clearly is such an important ingredient in enjoying life.

Sep 10th, 2020
5 Foods that Can Boost Your Optic Health

Every cell in your body relies on the food you eat for energy and nourishment, including the cells that make up your all-important eyes. To boost your optic — and overall — health, adding these foods to your diet will serve you well.

Aug 19th, 2020
What is Macular Degeneration?

Without knowing, you could be suffering from Macular Degeneration. A condition in your retina that blurs your vision. You can treat it now, at Beraja Medical Institute.

Aug 13th, 2020
The Difference Between Botox and Fillers

When it comes to dialing back the years on your face, cosmetic injectables like Botox® and dermal fillers provide dramatic results without resorting to surgery. But, these treatments approach the signs of aging in very different ways.

Jul 16th, 2020
How to treat allergies affecting your eyes?

Do you, by any chance, suffer from itching, burning, tearing, redness in your eyes? You may be experiencing some eye allergies. This is actually something that's pretty common. Get all your answers here.

Jul 1st, 2020
Learning About the Link Between Diabetes and Poor Eyesight

Of the many serious complications that can come with diabetes, problems with your eye health rank near the top. Here’s a look at why this chronic disease impacts your eyesight and how we can help you see more clearly into the future.

Jun 24th, 2020
What is Glaucoma?

The American Academy of Ophthalmology defines Glaucoma as a disease that damages your eye’s optic nerve. It usually happens when fluid builds up in the front part of your eye. The good news is that it is treatable. Keep reading and find out what you can do

Jun 4th, 2020
Are you a Candidate for LASIK?

Since its introduction in the mid-1990s, LASIK surgery has helped millions of Americans to see more clearly. If the thought of doing away with corrective lenses appeals to you, read on to learn whether you’re a good candidate for LASIK.

May 22nd, 2020
Common Symptoms That Could Signal Macular Degeneration

As many as 11 million Americans have age-related macular degeneration, and this number is expected to double by 2050. If you’re experiencing problems with your vision, here are the more common signs that point toward macular degeneration.

Feb 19th, 2020
7 Tips to Maintain Your Eyesight

Since May is Healthy Vision Month we decided to share with you some of our top tips for keeping your eyes healthy and in good shape!

Dec 1st, 2019