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Local 12 News features Dr. Fred Chu in glaucoma awareness story

Cincinnati Eye Institute’s Dr. Fred Chu, a glaucoma specialist, sat down with Local 12’s Liz Bonis. Glaucoma has several warning signs and can be treated if caught early. Some people have a higher risk of getting the eye disease as well.   Watch the video below.

  • Posted on: Mar 13 2018
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March is Workplace Eye Wellness Month: Q&A with Dr. Daniele Saltarelli

More than 2,000 people each day suffer eye injuries in the workplace. Ten to twenty percent of those injuries will cause temporary or permanent vision loss. In recognition of Workplace Eye Wellness Month, Dr. Daniele Saltarelli, an optometrist at CEI’s Urgent Eye Clinic, gives this advice to avoid sustaining serious injuries to your eyes at… Read More »

  • Posted on: Mar 12 2018
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Ten Common Questions About Macular Degeneration

At CEI, we get many questions from patients and loved ones about macular degeneration. To help provide answers and raise awareness of the disease, Dr. Steve Christiansen, a retina fellow at CEI, has created a video with answers to your most frequently asked questions.   Question #1 – What is macular degeneration? Macular degeneration is… Read More »

  • Posted on: Feb 8 2018
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Dr. William Faulkner’s article examines role of Omega-3 fatty acids to help dry eye disease

William Faulkner, M.D., a cornea specialist and dry eye expert, recently wrote an article in the International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology about the nutritional therapy of Omega-3 essential fatty acids in helping dry eye disease. Two-thirds of the eye’s focusing power originates on the ocular surface. A smooth and clear cornea with a… Read More »

  • Posted on: Feb 6 2018
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CEI hosts students’ clinicals

Cincinnati Eye Institute (CEI) welcomes three students from the Mercy College of Ohio Ophthalmic Technology Program who have completed their fall semester courses and have started their clinical hours at CEI. Students must complete 488 clinical hours to complete the two-semester certificate program. The students will be working in various clinics throughout CEI-Blue Ash from January… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jan 9 2018
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“Happy Anniversary” to employees!

Congratulations to the employees celebrating their CEI work anniversaries in January! Kathy Ramsey celebrates 32 (!!) years with CEI. She works with Dr. Bell at the Anderson location. Also, congrats to Dr. Richard Roebuck (31 years), and Kim Mrusek (30 years)!   Click on the image to see more special anniversaries.    

  • Posted on: Jan 8 2018
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Be careful of champagne corks on New Year’s Eve

For many people, New Year’s Eve means celebrating with family and friends with champagne toasts. But champagne bottles that are not opened correctly could cause eye injuries if you get hit with a cork in the eye. To celebrate safely, here are some tips on opening a bottle of champagne correctly: Make sure sparkling wine… Read More »

  • Posted on: Dec 29 2017
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Take care of your eyes this winter

Now that winter is officially here, the dry heat circulating in homes and offices can cause dryness and irritation to your eyes. In the winter, dry eyes can cause problems for some people. Eye injuries can also occur in the winter months just as much as the summer. There are some easy ways to take… Read More »

  • Posted on: Dec 21 2017
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