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What is Dry Eye Syndrome?

As the name suggests, dry eye syndrome causes the sufferer’s eyes to become dry and irritated, leading to problems such as soreness, light sensitivity, and blurred vision. If left untreated, it can cause more serious complications, such as ulcers or scarring on the cornea, risk of infection, and (strange as it may sound) chronically watery… Read More

What is the Tecnis Symfony Lens?

Cataracts occur when the lens of the eye becomes cloudy, blurring and distorting vision over time. Cataract surgery aims to remove the clouded lens and replace it with a synthetic lens, fully restoring vision. This lens is called an intraocular lens (IOL), meaning inside the eye (as opposed to contact lenses, which are placed on the… Read More

OPTX Hosts Special Chanel Trunk Show

Dr. Giulio Diamante and wife Lynne Diamante hosted a special Chanel Trunk Show at OPTX on November 18th, showcasing the latest Chanel eyeglasses and sunglass styles to their clients. “A trunk show, as Diamante explained, is a “preview showing of the newest styles available to the fashion collection where fashionistas and collectors alike have the… Read More

Digital Fatigue in Children

As the presence of technology increases, so do the chances for your child’s vision to worsen. Many kids today are experiencing visual fatigue due to their increased viewing of digital screens, also known as digital fatigue. According to The National Eye Institute, nearsightedness has increased by 66 percent since the 1970s, a problem that is… Read More

Interview with Dr. Giulio Diamante

Dr. Diamante remains in the news by offering the latest diagnostic technologies and breakthrough procedures for his patients, along with the finest quality and most fashionable eyewear.  In addition to his practice, Dr. Diamante is dedicated to community involvement and educating the public with his columns and presentations.