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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.

Do Erectile Dysfunction (ED) Drugs Really Cause Vision Loss?

edErectile Dysfunction (ED) drugs like Viagra, Cialis and Levitra have been implicated in possibly causing an increase incidence in a serious eye disease called Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy (AION).  In 2005 the FDA received 43 post-marketing reports of sudden vision loss attributed to AION in patients taking them.  There was also...
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When Should I Stop Driving?

drivingOne of the hardest questions we deal with every day in the practice is when to tell people who are having difficulty with their vision to stop driving. Giving up your driving privilege is one of the most difficult realities to come to terms with if you have a problem that...
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11 Bad Contact Lens Habits That Can Ruin Your Vision

11 Bad Contact Lens Habits1-    Sleeping in your contacts- Number one risk factor for corneal ulcers which can lead to severe vision loss and need for a corneal transplant. Your cornea needs oxygen from the atmosphere because it has no blood vessels.  The cornea is already deprived of oxygen somewhat when you have your eyes...
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Which Eye Diseases Run in Families?

Family History of Eye DiseasesIn adults the two main eye diseases that have a genetic link are glaucoma and age related macular degeneration (AMD). Glaucoma is a deterioration of the optic nerve caused by pressure in the eye or poor blood flow to the optic nerve. It has no symptoms at its onset. In most cases...
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Blue Light and Eye Health, Reality or Hype?

blue light and its eye health effectsIn trying to answer that question there are several topics we need to explore. Sunlight Exposure and Damage to the Eye. There have been multiple studies over the years that have shown that excessive exposure to sunlight may cause damage to the eye and the eyelids. There is a very strong...
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