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Dr. Wnorowski is Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, having passed his board certification exam in the top two percent of the country. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, AOA (the National Medical Honor Society) and a Diplomat of the American Board of Medical Examiners.

What can Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil) do to my eyes?

plaquenil HVF What can Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil) do to my eyes? Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil) was originally used to treat malaria and is now used mostly to treat rheumatological and dermatological diseases.  Its most frequent use now is for Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) and Lupus and is often very effective in mitigating the joint and arthritic symptoms...
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Health vs. Vision Insurance: what's the difference and which should I use?

health vs vision insurance Health vs Vision Insurance The eye care space unfortunately has an unusual split between two different types of insurance for covering eye problems: Health Insurance and Vision Insurance. Not all patients have both. In most cases, your health insurance gets used to cover medical and surgical eye problems but not routine...
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Why do I have to keep pulling mucous out of my eye?

conjunctivitis Mucous Fishing Syndrome The tears that coat the surface of your eyes have both a liquid and a mucous layer to them.  It is normal to have a very thin amount of mucous in your tear film.  That mucous component can significantly increase when the eye gets irritated.Some of the most common...
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Guest — Nicole

Removal

If you are not supposed to remove it, how is it supposed to go away? Sometimes I simply blink and there's so much in my eye I can... Read More
Tuesday, 04 June 2019 02:52
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removal

The act of removing it continues to irritate the eye and makes you continue producing mucous.Most to the time if you can just put ... Read More
Tuesday, 04 June 2019 11:54
Guest — Carol - IL

Agree with Nicole -Can't See

I agree w/Nicole. Often there's enough in my eye I can't see. Everything is blurry. (for years I didn't realize it was mucous & ... Read More
Thursday, 04 March 2021 05:55
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Why is my eyelid twitching?

twitchWhy is my eye twitching? Did you ever feel a twitching sensation in your eye?  Are you sure everyone is looking at you because of it?  Worried it is the beginning of a big problem?Relax, it’s not likely to be a big deal.  Most of the time it is not even visible to other...
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Surgical correction of astigmatism at the time of Cataract Surgery.

Astigmatism explainedSurgical correction of astigmatism at the time of cataract surgery  Astigmatism is a problem that comes from either the cornea or lens of your eye not being a perfect sphere. If you have astigmatism it makes your vision less clear at all distances unless it is corrected. Should I worry about astigmatism? The majority...
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