Seeta Eye Centers Ophthalmology Blog

Serving Poughkeepsie, Fishkill and Nearby Areas of the Hudson Valley

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June 29, 2016
If you suffer from nearsightedness, farsightedness, or astigmatism and are tired of wearing contacts and glasses, LASIK eye surgery is a simple, bladeless option for you. Take this quiz to find out if you're a good candidate for LASIK:   To schedule a consultation with our ophthalmologist at Seeta Eye Center, please call us at 845-454-1025 . We are proud to serve clients in Poughkeepsie, Fishkill... Read More
June 15, 2016
The ophthalmological periodical Ocular Surgery News (OSN) recently released its Premier Surgeon 300, a list of leading innovators in the field of refractive cataract surgery. The editors and publisher of OSN made their selections based on an extensive knowledge of the field and advances being made within it. Seeta Eye Care Centers’ own Dr. Satish Modi was one of OSN’s selections, and in our... Read More
May 31, 2016
As you get older, the likelihood that you will need cataract surgery increases with every year. Cataract surgery has gotten much shorter and safer over the years, but it still makes many people nervous. Seeta Eye Centers has created an infographic that will help you better understand the basics of cataracts, and the ways removing those cataracts can help improve your life. Feel free to share it... Read More
April 25, 2016
Keeping your face feet away from a glowing screen for hours at a time can be a pain. That’s not just a figure of speech: many of the eye care exams Seeta Eye Centers conducts at our Highland-area practice show people suffering from visible signs of eye strain. If you have ever looked at a screen until your eyes started throbbing with pain, you’ve experienced it before. Not all eye strain is so... Read More
April 21, 2016
One of the primary reasons people hesitate to get LASIK surgery is the chance of coming out of the procedure with dry eye syndrome, which can happen to a small percentage of patients. Fortunately, Seeta Eye Care can treat dry eyes with Prokera®, a corneal bandage that reduces inflammation in the eye and can treat a variety of optical conditions. Because it treats essential medical conditions,... Read More
March 28, 2016
As we come to understand more about the structure of the eye, we can improve the tools and techniques we use to operate on it. Seeta Eye Centers has always maintained a dedication to giving our patients the best technology possible, and we continue this policy with our adoption of Optiwave Refractive Analysis, also known as the ORA System. Intraocular lenses are a relatively new technology, and... Read More
March 21, 2016
At Seeta Eye Centers, we focus on excellent results and a positive patient experience, and it takes every member of our team to make these goals a reality. And just as our ophthalmologists and optometrists are experts in optical surgery and eye care, our professional staff are experts in caring for the needs of our patients. Seeta Eye Centers has been serving the Hudson Valley for a long time, so... Read More
February 29, 2016
Cataracts are the thickening and clouding of the lens of the eye that causes decreased vision. Before the development of intraocular lenses (IOLs), the only option for Highland cataract patients was to wear very thick eyeglasses or special contact lenses in order to see following cataract removal surgery. Today, there are many kinds of IOLs available to address each person’s individual needs. How... Read More
February 24, 2016
Nearly 30 million Americans suffer from diabetes—about 11 percent of the U.S. population between the ages of 20 and 79. There are many serious health issues associated with diabetes in Highland, including cardiovascular disease, nerve damage, organ failure, and blindness caused by diabetic retinopathy. Diabetic Retinopathy Each year there are between 12,000 and 24,000 new cases of blindness from... Read More
February 15, 2016
If you wear prescription glasses, talk to our Fishkill eye doctor to find out which goggles can accept prescription lenses or to learn about laser vision correction so that you can enjoy winter sports without the inconvenience of corrective lenses. Goggles are a must for skiing and snowboarding safety. The right goggles protect your eyes from trauma and sun damage, while reducing your risk of... Read More