Ophthalmology Blog | Chicago Ridge, IL
What Should I Not do After Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery?
Patients should avoid driving, stressing their eyes, and strenuous activity after femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery.Read
Solve Winter Dry Eyes With Punctual Plugs.
As winter approaches, dry eyes can become a reality for nearly 16 million people in the United States according to the National Eye Institute.Read
When is Microincisional Glaucoma Surgery an Option for Patients?
Microincisional glaucoma surgery, or MIGS, relieves pressure within the eye and helps preserve vision and ocular health.Read
Colored Contact Lenses
The FDA considers contact lenses medical devices and therefore must be sold by licensed vendors.Read
Will I Look More Awake After Ptosis Correction?
A ptosis correction procedure can revitalize your appearance, making you look younger and more awake.Read
Is it Lazy Eye or Strabismus? How to Tell the Difference
Lazy eye and strabismus share some similarities but may differ in their overall impact on childhood sight development and visual acuity.Read
What is Recovery Like After Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery?
Recovery time varies by patient, though many notice quick visual improvements and can resume normal activities within a day or two.Read
How Does Microincisional Glaucoma Surgery Differ From Traditional?
Microincisional glaucoma surgery (MIGS) is less invasive and requires a shorter healing period than traditional glaucoma surgeries.Read
Congenital Chorioretinal Separation in Extreme Prematurity
Peripheral discontinuity of the choroid, retinal pigment epithelium, and outer retinal layers is highly unusual.Read
How is Ptosis of the Eye Caused?
Ptosis, or the drooping of one or both eyelids, has multiple causes encompassing congenital, muscular, neurogenic, and traumatic origins.Read
Am I a Candidate for Strabismus Surgery?
You may be a candidate for strabismus surgery if strabismus negatively impacts daily living or makes you feel self-conscious about your appearance.Read
Benjamin H. Ticho, MD
A Chicago Magazine Publication.Read
Full Hyperopic Correction vs Partial Hyperopic Correction
A research study comparing the effectiveness of partial hyperopic correction with full hyperopic correction in reducing the magnitude of esotropia.Read
Not Your Grandma's Arthritis
Early diagnosis is critical.Read
What Is the Cause of Double Vision in Both Eyes?
Binocular diplopia, or double vision in both eyes, can have multiple causes but we can help you find relief for a better quality of life.Read
The Negative Impacts of Excessive Screen-Time
How much is too much?Read
Four Treatments That Can Fix Your Droopy Eyelids
Droopy eyelids can look unappealing, but our ophthalmologists in Chicago Ridge, IL can help with eyelid restoration treatments.Read
Can Glaucoma Be Cured?
A glaucoma surgery procedure can help prevent future vision loss but is not a cure for the disease.Read
The Skin Care Magic Trifecta
Learn more about our skin care treatments.Read
Benjamin H. Ticho, MD
Chicago Magazine PublicationRead
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