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Posts ByJoel Kestenbaum, OD, Author at Long Island Eye Doctor | Page 9 of 11

Non-Glare Eyeglass Lenses

May 13, 2009 | 1

To Glare or Not to Glare….  That is the question

Nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism are the three most common reasons why people wear eyeglasses.  The choices of frames are endless.  The choices of lenses are better defined.  When it comes … Read More

What Is Glaucoma?

May 4, 2009 |

What is glaucoma?

Over two million Americans have glaucoma making it one of the most common causes of legal blindness in the United States. Glaucoma can rob people of their vision even though they don’t have any visual symptoms or … Read More

Opening Day 2009

April 17, 2009 |

Guess what?  It’s baseball season again.  The New York teams will be back in action soon in new stadiums and the fans will come out in droves to root for them.  I enjoy going to see the Yankees once in … Read More

Happy Holidays To All

April 14, 2009 |

The Optix Staff wishes all of our patients and friends a happy holiday.  Whether you celebrate Easter or Passover, the holidays signify the real start of spring.  I don’t know about you, but I start to come out of my … Read More

When It Comes To Eyewear, You Get What You Pay For

April 4, 2009 |

We all know the economy has been on everyone’s mind, yet there are some things we still need to spend money on: comfortable shoes and quality eyewear, for example.

I learned years ago that a good pair of shoes helps … Read More

Vision Expo East 2009 Review

March 29, 2009 |

Vision Expo

My staff and I just got back from a weekend at the New York Vision Expo at the Jacob Javits Convention Center.  This venue offers eyecare professionals and their staff both continuing education classes as well as exposure … Read More

Great Employees Make A Great Practice

March 25, 2009 |

Great Employees Make A Great Practice

(Top Row: Judy Kestenbaum, Jan Axelrod, Cathy Brandwein, Gilma Mejia) (Bottom Row: Jack Lawless, Eileen Rosen, Sharon Sutker, Dr. Michelle Zalaznick) ___________________________________________________________________________ Anyone who runs a business knows that employees … Read More

American Idol and Eyewear Fashion

March 16, 2009 | 2

Is anyone watching American Idol this year?  The contestants are actually quite entertaining.  Of course what I notice is the eyewear fashion, especially that of Danny Gokey.  Danny is a 28 year old from Milwaukee Wisconsin who not only … Read More

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