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Blog Posts in December, 2014

Different Types of Cataracts

Cataracts develop with age and create cloudiness over the lens of the eye. Before you can get custom cataract surgery to improve your vision, you have to have a better understanding of the different ...
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Gerstein Wants to Hear From You!

Hey we're always excited to hear from our happy patients and customers! If you've had a positive experience with Gerstein Eye Institute then review us on our Google Plus page!
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How LASIK Works

Have you heard of LASIK eye surgery? This procedure becomes more popular every year, allowing patients with a variety of vision problems to enjoy clearer and brighter vision without the use of ...
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Understanding the Basics of Cataracts

How often do you visit a vision center ? Scheduling regular appointments with your ophthalmologist can help you protect your vision and eye health. These appointments can also help you learn how to ...
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Boosting Your Vision: Comparing LASIK and ICL [INFOGRAPHIC]

Are you tired of fumbling with glasses and contact lenses every day just so you can see clearly? Do you wish you could wake up in the morning with crystal clear vision? If so, it might be time to ...
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Meet Dr. Melvyn A. Gerstein

This medical expert has the tools and knowledge to spot signs of problems and offer advice for protecting your eyes as you get older. Finding the right ophthalmologist is essential for creating the ...
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What Are the Benefits of LASIK?

Over 20 million people have corrected their vision problems with the help of LASIK eye surgery. Visiting an eye care center in Chicago is the first step to take when determining if LASIK is right for ...
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