The Necessity of a Contact Lens Appointment

We are often asked how a contact lens exam is different than a comprehensive eye exam and why there is an extra cost associated with it. While both exams look at the overall health of the eye, a contact lens exam does this but with one key difference – it includes a contact lens evaluation.

Experience. Better. Vision.

You're doing your part by wearing a mask, but with colder temperatures your glasses lenses continue to fog up. Sound familiar? Many patients are exploring alternative ways to correct their vision, including the safe and effective non- surgical option of contact lenses.

Prokera Biological Corneal Bandage a New Option Severe Dry Eye

Michigan Ophthalmology is now offering the Prokera Biological Corneal Bandage for patients with severe ocular surface disease including severe dry eye syndrome, recurrent corneal erosions, and other conditions. If you are suffering from severe dry eyes or recurrent ocular surface irritation, call to schedule a consultation to learn about this and other cutting-edge treatments we offer to treat this common, irritating condition.

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ORA System Improves Visual Outcomes in Cataract Surgery

Patients needing cataract surgery typically get a series of eye measurements in their ophthalmologist's office prior to their date of surgery. An advanced optical ultrasound called a Lenstar or IOL Master is used to measure the size and shape of the eye, which the surgeon uses in conjunction with modern lens calculation formulas to choose an appropriate intraocular lens (IOL) implant to be used surgery.

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Now accepting Beaumont Employee Health Plan!

Michigan Ophthalmology is proud to now be an in-network provider for Beaumont Health employees, accepting BHEHP effective 12/1/19. Dr. Joshua Vrabec, MD, is a local, accessible, and reliable comprehensive ophthalmologist with over 10 years of clinical and academic practice in Michigan since 2009. He specializes in comprehensive ophthalmology and cataract surgery with including premium vision correction.

Now Offering New Drop-Free Treatment for Dry Eyes

Dry eye syndrome impacts millions of Americans with a variety of symptoms including irritation, redness, blurred vision, watery eyes, sandy or gritty sensation, and light sensitivity. Some may have relatively mild symptoms, but frequent symptoms are so severe (especially in the winter months), where the quality of life is impacted.