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Monthly Archives: April 2021

Why The PanOptix Trifocal Lens Will Change The Rest of Your Life

Most people need to undergo cataract surgery at some point by their mid-sixties. If cataracts affect you, you have no choice but to get cataract surgery, or else you will lose your vision. It will get to the point that you will need cataract surgery to lead a normal life. Depending on the type of… Read More

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CCC Ophthalmologists on the Cutting Edge of New Technology

Dr. Maria Rosselson seen here, is utilizing the Alcon Ngenuity Heads-Up 3D ophthalmic imaging system in the operating room. Traditionally, eye surgeons utilize a microscope to enable high magnification views of the eye’s structures. The future brings a more advanced viewing system of a 3-D image projected onto a wide screen. This enhances ergonomics for… Read More

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CCC’s Maria Rosselson MD Takes Part in Community COVID Vaccination Event

Dr. Maria Rosselson, along with other volunteers, administered the coveted COVID 19 vaccine at a church in Chicago’s Belmont-Cragin neighborhood.  The drive was organized by Chicago Community Health, a clinic for uninsured residents of the city. Dr. Rosselson has provided eye exams at the clinic for the last 5 years as part of Rush University’s… Read More

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6 Signs You Should Consider LASIK This Spring

Do you find yourself thinking about what life would be like without glasses or contacts? Have you been struggling to find the right time to have LASIK? Every season has its reasons to get LASIK, and spring is no exception to that. However, during the winter, all you can think of is summer and your… Read More

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Julian Love – Safety for the NY Giants, Selects Chicago Cornea for his Laser Vision Correction

For those who play sports and are dependent on glasses or contact lenses for clear vision, laser vision correction procedures like LASIK are very beneficial. As an NFL player, clear vision is vital in order to be an elite athlete. These professional players often look to nationally and internationally recognized leaders in refractive surgery in… Read More

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LASIK eye surgery is a procedure that is designed to reduce your dependency on eyeglasses and contact lenses. Here at Chicago Cornea Consultants, our LASIK surgeons and eye doctors use the latest in laser vision correction technology to ensure each patient receives optimal results.
Woman going for a run after LASIK
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Laser Eye Surgery
As leaders in the field of ophthalmology, we were among the first in the area to offer the advanced Alcon LenSx laser platform for cataract surgery. This exciting new technology allows our skilled ophthalmologists to make incredibly precise modifications, enhancing the patient experience.
Elderly couple relaxing after Cataract Surgery
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Traditionally, presbyopia, which happens to all of us as we age, has always meant glasses for clear reading vision. It's a condition not even correctable by laser vision correction. Luckily, there is an option. Refractive lens exchange allows patients a clear alternative to reading glasses and is capable of reducing or eliminating presbyopia by using an advanced multifocal intraocular lens.
Refractive Lens Exchange
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Keratoconus describes a cornea that weakens as collagen fibers deteriorate, causing the cornea to adapt a cone-like shape. Keratoconus can cause blurred vision, light sensitivity, glares, and decreased night vision. In its early stages, keratoconus may be treated with the use of prescription glasses or contact lenses. Keratoconus is also one of the most common reasons for corneal transplant, and one of the most successful. Call any of our offices and ask to speak to the Vision Correction Surgical Coordinator, or use the contact form below.
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It's estimated that a million or more Americans have glaucoma and don't even know it. People with glaucoma often do not experience any symptoms until they begin losing their peripheral vision. One of the scariest things about glaucoma is that it usually has no symptoms in the early stages, earning glaucoma the name "silent thief of sight." Anyone can be at risk, so it's important to have your vision regularly examined.
Elderly couple smiling after Glaucoma treatment
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At Chicago Cornea Consultants, our doctors take great care in maintaining ocular health for our patients. However, a number of our patients voice concerns regarding soft lines and wrinkles around the eyes and other regions of the face. We have responded by introducing cosmetic procedures like BOTOX® Cosmetic through our Chicago practice.
Woman posing after BOTOX
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Dry eye can result from a lack of sufficient production of your own natural tears, with an inability to provide adequate lubrication for your eyes. This can cause mild to severe discomfort including itching, stinging and burning. Dry eyes are a common concern in Chicago, and the experienced team of corneal specialists at Chicago Cornea Consultants have the latest advancements in technology to treat dry eye.
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Dry Eye
Contact lenses are medical devices which interact directly with the ocular surface of the eye. At Chicago Cornea Consultants, we provide exceptional care to ensure that you obtain the best possible vision with contact lenses that fit appropriately and maximize health benefits.
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