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Seasonal Allergies and Eye Care

Spring is on its way, bringing with it pollen, in all its allergy-inducing glory. If you’re sensitive to pollen, you’re probably already gearing up for a miserable couple of months, but it ...
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Eyewear Trends 2018

If you wear glasses, it can be fun to keep up with the latest eyewear trends, because the right eyewear can be an accessory that completes your signature style. Do you know what’s hot this year? ...
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Common Mistakes Wearing Contact Lenses

When it comes to wearing contact lenses, are you doing it right? When you first got your lenses, you were given information from your doctor about how to care for them. However, as time has gone on, ...
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Benefits of Various Lenses

If you wear glasses, do you wear the same lenses all the time? It may be time to rethink that. Advances in eyewear have created so many different options that it’s possible to find lenses that ...
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The Connection Between Eye Pressure and Open-Angle Glaucoma

The Connection Between Eye Pressure and Open-Angle Glaucoma Healthy eye pressure requires the constant release of aqueous humor through the trabecular meshwork. If your eye doctor in Chicago is ...
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Glaucoma 101

Glaucoma 101 Glaucoma is one of the most common causes of blindness in the world. Although there is no cure for glaucoma, when it is diagnosed and treated early, eye doctors can often slow or prevent ...
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Keeping Your Eyes Healthy as You Age

Keeping Your Eyes Healthy as You Age Everyone would like to preserve their vision as much as possible as they age, but what steps can you take to do that? The good news is most of the things you can ...
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10 Foods for Healthy Eyes

10 Foods for Healthy Eyes Do you know what foods are healthy for your eyes? Chances are most of us have heard the sage old advice about eating carrots, but what other foods can you add to your diet to ...
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Office hours at Gerstein Eye Institute are by appointment only and may change week-to-week based on the surgeons schedule. However, in general, our hours are as follows:

  • Monday: 8 AM - 4 PM
  • Tuesday: 8 AM - 4 PM
  • Wednesday: Closed
  • Thursday: 8 AM - 4 PM
  • Friday: 8 AM - 3 PM
  • Saturday: 8 AM - 12 PM

The office closes daily from 12-1pm