If I Have Pink Eye, Do I Have Coronavirus?

If I Have Pink Eye, Do I Have Coronavirus?

There’s a lot of information about coronavirus being thrown around. Some of it’s legitimate, some of it’s bogus. One thing that’s been mentioned as a possible symptom of coronavirus is conjunctivitis (pink eye). It’s true that pink eye could be one symptom of...
How To Get Rid Of Dark Circles Under Eyes

How To Get Rid Of Dark Circles Under Eyes

Let’s try something a little different with this blog. Our clinic focuses on eyes, but today we’re going to talk about eyelids. Nobody likes having dark circles under their eyes. Eyelid circles can make people look older and they’re tough to remove. Sometimes people...
What Are Eye Floaters? (And How To Treat Them)

What Are Eye Floaters? (And How To Treat Them)

Many people ask us about eye floaters. When we say floaters, we mean the specks people see when their eyes are either open or closed. They look like small black or grey specks, and they can also look like cobwebs or strings. Most people notice that floaters seem to...
4 Common Traits Of People With Green Eyes

4 Common Traits Of People With Green Eyes

Your eye color may reveal your true self. Studies have been conducted to find connections between certain eye colors and personality traits, and they have been surprisingly accurate. One interesting bit of information an eye doctor may tell you is that green is one of...
What is Color Blindness?

What is Color Blindness?

A Miami Beach eye doctor will sometimes come across a patient that is color blind. Color blindness, or color deficiency, is a condition where someone is unable to properly distinguish between colors. There are different severities of this condition as well; some...
What is Astigmatism?

What is Astigmatism?

Many people hear their Miami eye doctor say the word “astigmatism”, but have no idea what this actually means. An astigmatism is basically a defect in the natural lens or cornea of the eye that causes a person to see distorted images or unclear objects. It’s...
What is an Eye Transplant?

What is an Eye Transplant?

When people hear the term “eye transplant”, they probably think of a patient having their entire eye replaced with another one. While doctors and scientists are working hard on making that type of procedure a reality, modern medicine is not quite there yet. When you...