The Rothchild Eye Institute Blog

The ophthalmology team at Rothchild Eye Institute strives to provide the latest in eye and vision health to patients throughout Delray Beach, FL and beyond. From routine eye exams and cataract surgery to dry eyes and diabetic eye care, our blog offers detailed information on a range of ophthalmic topics. Explore the posts below to learn how better vision can enhance your quality of life.

When Should I See an Eye Doctor for Dry Eyes?

Our Team | 06/03/2023

Dry eye relief is possible with help from a professional. Learn about dry eye syndrome and how our team members manage common issues like dry eyes.


What Eye Diseases Are Checked for During a Vision Exam?

Our Team | 05/06/2023

It is possible to catch and treat certain eye diseases early. Learn about different eye conditions and what happens during an eye examination here.


How to Choose the Right Premium IOLs After Cataract Surgery

Our Team | 04/08/2023

Premium IOLs can help with vision correction if you have a refractive error like nearsightedness or farsightedness. Read about premium lenses here.


How Important is Proper Eye Care for Someone With Diabetes?

Our Team | 03/11/2023

Diabetic eye care is paramount to preserve as much of your vision and eye health as possible.


Can Wearing Glasses Help Relieve Dry Eyes?

Our Team | 02/09/2023

Find out what causes dry eyes and if wearing glasses may play a role in helping to relieve your symptoms.


How Often Do I Need to Have an Eye Exam?

Our Team | 01/23/2023

Not sure whether you need an eye exam annually or more often? Review the helpful information here to find the answer.


Meet The Doctor Helping Patients Restore Their Youthful Appearance

Our Team | 12/12/2022

Dr. Myers has helped countless people through BOTOX®, dermal fillers, and laser skin resurfacing. Learn about his years of experience and skill here.


Common Causes for Eye Allergies This Fall

Our Team | 11/14/2022

This fall, many people will suffer from eye allergies caused by various allergens, including pollen, dust mites, mold, and environmental irritants.


Five Reasons to Use Your FSA Toward Your Eye Health

Our Team | 10/09/2022

Your FSA fund can help you and your family enjoy long-term eye health and clear vision through the following services.


What are the Symptoms of Diabetic Retinopathy?

Our Team | 09/11/2022

Diabetic retinopathy can lead to blurred eyesight, vision loss, and blindness, as well as symptoms like floaters and dark spots in one’s visual field.


How Do I Know If I Need Prescription Eyeglasses?

Our Team | 08/13/2022

If you’re experiencing visual disturbances, loss of vision, or other related troubles, eyeglasses can provide newfound, life-changing clarity.


What is the Recovery Time for Refractive Surgery?

Our Team | 07/12/2022

Refractive surgeries offer fast, safe, and effective outpatient results while only requiring a few days of recovery.


Three Tips to Manage Dry Eyes at Home

Our Team | 06/17/2022

There are several things you can do at home for dry eye relief, such as reducing screen time, using eye drops, or making minor nutritional changes.


When is YAG Peripheral Iridotomy Needed?

Our Team | 05/14/2022

YAG peripheral iridotomy (PI) may be needed when fluid flow between the lens and iris is blocked, causing harmful intraocular pressure.


What Kind of Vision Can be Improved With Refractive Surgery?

Our Team | 04/23/2022

Refractive surgery corrects or improves refractive errors, including nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism, and age-related presbyopia.


How To Prevent Dry Eyes While Wearing Contacts

Our Team | 03/15/2022

Just because you have dry eyes doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the benefits of contacts. Learn how to prevent dry eyes with contacts here.


What Is Visual Acuity and How Is It Tested?

Our Team | 02/13/2022

A routine visual acuity test is a unique procedure that is essential for your ocular health.


Can I Still Wear Contacts After Cataract Surgery?

Our Team | 01/11/2022

Whether or not you need contact lenses depends on numerous factors, though some patients still safely wear contacts after cataract surgery.


Use Your Flex Spending on Your Eye Health Before the Year Ends


The unspent money in your Flex Spending Account may be forfeited at year’s end, but you can use it to help your loved ones enjoy optimal eye health.


Can Cold Weather Cause Dry Eyes?

Our Team | 11/04/2021

Dry eye syndrome can make your eyes itchy and irritated. Discover our innovative treatments for dry eyes, such as artificial tears and eye surgery.


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