If you have a scratchy or burning sensation in your eyes, you may be suffering from dry eye syndrome. This condition affects more than 30 million people in the United States and can cause soreness, photosensitivity, redness, and blurry vision depending on its severity. At the Northeastern Eye Institute, our eye doctors can help treat dry eye syndrome regardless of its...Read More
Since cataracts are the leading cause of blindness, you should get them treated as soon as possible. If you are experiencing changes in your vision or believe you have cataracts, call the Northeastern Eye Institute today at 570-342-3145 to schedule a cataract screening and eye exam. Our ophthalmologists can help restore your vision with a custom treatment plan.
Maintaining a healthy, well-balanced diet is essential to keeping your eyes healthy, and may reduce your risk of developing eye conditions. By including foods that contain a wide range of important nutrients, vitamins, and minerals, known as antioxidants, you may be able to avoid serious eye problems.
Northeastern Eye Institute has been serving the vision needs of men, women, and children in our communities since 1984. We are committed to...Read More
Cataracts are the leading cause of blindness in the world. Cataracts are a natural clouding of the eye’s lens, causing blurred vision.
Northeastern Eye Institute proudly offers customized laser cataract surgery, an advanced procedure that can quickly restore your eyesight and even provide you with 20/20 vision.
Laser Cataract Surgery Customized For You
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LASIK can deliver life-changing benefits, eliminating your dependence on glasses and contact lenses once and for all. If you’re pregnant, we recommend that you wait until you are done giving birth and breastfeeding before you move forward with the procedure. Our ophthalmologists have chosen not to perform LASIK on pregnant women in order to ensure optimal levels of safety and the best possible results.
If you’re tired of the hassles associated with wearing glasses and contact lenses, LASIK may be right for you. This popular laser vision correction procedure can restore clear vision for individuals with refractive errors such as nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism. The vast majority of our LASIK patients are able to eliminate the need for glasses and contacts after their procedure.
At Northeastern Eye Institute, we understand that these are difficult times for a lot of people. It can be challenging to plan ahead when we’re all stuck at home practicing social distancing....Read More
If you experience the uncomfortable symptoms associated with dry eye syndrome, Northeastern Eye Institute can help. We offer a variety of dry eye treatment options to alleviate your discomfort.
We’ve created the following quiz to help you determine whether you may be suffering from dry eye syndrome. It is based on the Standardized Patient Evaluation of Eye Dryness (SPEED) questionnaire. While this quiz shouldn’t be treated as an iron-clad diagnosis, it can help you identify whether your symptoms are indicative of dry eye syndrome.
If you’d like to eliminate the hassles associated with glasses and contact lenses, Northeastern Eye Institute can help. We offer a variety of refractive surgery procedures that can help you restore 20/20 vision in 2020.
The right procedure for you will depend on a variety of factors, including the severity of the refractive vision error you need to correct and the unique properties of your eye. During your free consultation, our ophthalmologists will discuss your options with you in detail and recommend the best treatment plan to restore clear, sharp vision.
In what is certainly a bittersweet moment for the Northeastern Eye Institute team, our long-time optometrist, Dr. Gerard Hildebrand, has announced his retirement. We’re grateful for the many years we’ve been able to work with such an outstanding doctor, and we will miss him moving forward. But we are also happy for him and hope he enjoys the adventures that lie ahead in retirement.
Dr. Hildebrand began...Read More