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First to Introduce to South Florida the KAMRA® Corneal Inlay

Cohen Laser & Vision Center is Proud to Be the First to Introduce to South Florida the KAMRA® Corneal Inlay, a Solution to Eliminate Your Dependence on Reading Glasses December 06, 2017 10:05 AM Eastern Standard Time BOCA RATON, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Presb

Dec 7th, 2017
7 Commonly Asked Lasik Eye Surgery Questions

1. Does Lasik hurt? Dr. Cohen takes every effort to make sure his patients are completely comfortable before the Lasik surgery begins.  Patients are given a sedative and then topical numbing drops are applied to the eye.  Some patients report feeling a li

Feb 27th, 2017
Twenty Questions Interview with Dr. Richard Cohen

Name and Title: G. Richard Cohen, M.D., Medical Director, Board Certified Ophthalmologist, Cornea and LASIK Specialist. Quote from Transactions of the American Ophthalmologic Society: “Photorefractive keratectomy can be safely performed in children with

Aug 20th, 2015
Allergic Conjunctivitis

Yes, ‘tis the season of itchy, red, tearing and swollen eyes; sometimes associated with itchy nose and sneezing. Allergy season is here. Ocular allergies are caused chiefly by pollen or animal dander that travel into the tear film. Seasonal and pet allergi

May 4th, 2012
Aspirin and Age Related Macular Degeneration

Age Related Macular Degeneration is a progressive disease of the macula, the eye’s central part of vision, which usually occurs in elderly people and can result in blindness if untreated. In this European Eye Study conducted at the Queen’s University in th

Apr 11th, 2012
Amniotic Membrane Transplants and Eye Surgery

Amniotic Membrane Transplants are the newest wave in ocular surgery. Cryopreserved amniotic membrane is used to restore ocular tissue with minimal scarring and inflammation. The donor tissue is screened for HIV, Hepatitis, Syphilis, West Nile virus and is

Apr 11th, 2012
Information on Xeomin, A New Botox

Xeomin (incobotulinum Toxin A) is the newest of the Botox like drugs to become FDA approved. Xeomin is manufactured by Merz pharmaceuticals and is the third botulinum toxin available in the US to treat cervical dystonia, blepharospasm, and glabeller lines.

Apr 11th, 2012