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10 Tips for Healthier Eyes

Following all of these may not keep your vision perfect – but, these 10 Tips for Healthier Eyes will give you a distinct advantage in pursuing long-term eye health. 1) Take a 20 second computer break. Devoting too much of your work or leisure hours gazing at a computer screen can take a toll on […]

Understanding and Treating Dry Eyes

Dry eyes are one of the most common eye conditions affecting people today. It is especially common in women over the age of 40 and in any patients that have an autoimmune disease. The condition of dry eye occurs when the tears are unable to provide adequate moisture to the eyes. Symptoms may consist of […]

Winner of Patients Choice Award

Michael A. Behforouz, MD, in practice since 2001 as a comprehensive ophthalmologist, was recently presented with an American Registry Patients’ Choice Award. The award reflects the exceptionally high praise that Dr. Behforouz received through online feedback from his patients. This marks the fifth consecutive year this Indianapolis area physician has been so honored. Every month, […]

LASIK Eye Surgery: A Procedure for Patients of All Ages

LASIK eye surgery is a corrective procedure that is appropriate for patients of all ages. It is the most popular laser eye surgery used to treat vision problems like astigmatism, hyperopia, and myopia. This procedure can dramatically improve both your vision and your quality of life, and in many cases, results are experienced in as […]

Behforouz speaks on treatments for Macular Degeneration

Earlier in this spring, The Central Indiana Optometric Society welcomed our own Dr. Michael Behforouz as a guest presenter for their monthly gathering.  The talk: Trends and Emerging Topics in the Treatments of Macular Degeneration. At our practices, our doctors treat and evaluate a significant number of macular degeneration cases each month.  In many instances, […]

Seasonal Eye Allergies

Although it IS unseasonably cold right now in Indiana, the rhythms of springtime continue and with them come seasonal eye allergies and irritations. People so afflicted are quick to notice symptoms like sneezing, sniffling, and nasal congestion as well. For some, allergies can affect the eyes more noticeably than the sinuses. Even with the unseasonably cold […]

LASIK Procedure: Satisfied Patients

Dozens of times each month, we experience the transformation that a LASIK Procedure can have on not only the vision – but, the lifestyle, attitude and disposition of our patients.  For some, LASIK is really a miracle. Admittedly, we experience this transformation on such a regular basis we sometimes forget what an enormous personal impact […]

Center for Sight Wins Angie’s List Award

We are pleased to announce that our practice recently received Angie’s List 2012 Super Service Award for Eye Care – Ophthalmology. Annually, Angie’s List recognizes businesses who have demonstrated their on-going ability to provide outstanding service to their clients and customers. Responding exclusively to unsolicited member reviews, each business or organization must receive a minimum number of […]

How to Avoid Computer Eyestrain

If you spend too many working and leisure hours in front of a computer screen, you might need to take steps to avoid computer eyestrain. Did you know humans blink about 18 times a minute on average?  When using the computer, we have a tendency to blink about HALF that often.  Experts think this is […]

Get early Glaucoma Testing

January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month. We here at Center for Sight think it is a perfect time for all of our patients to spread the word about this leading cause of preventable blindness.  While there are currently, 2.7 million people in the United States over age 40 with glaucoma,  The National Eye Institute projects […]

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