Archive for July, 2009

What is Astigmatism?

Tweet Some patients may be more than a little concerned when I tell them they have astigmatism. A recent, informative article on Medical News Today answers the question as to what astigmatism actually is, and provides more detail than any patient would care to know about the condition. Here’s a quick tidbit that gets to […]


A Quick Word About Me…

Tweet Born and raised in beautiful, southern California, I received my bachelors of science in Psychobiology at the University of California, Los Angeles, in 2004. From there, I went on to study optometry at the University of California, Berkeley — class of 2009. I am fully licensed to practice optometry in the state of California, […]


The Dreaded Eye Exam

Tweet An eye exam can be a pretty traumatic experience for some people. For others, it may just be frustrating. Why exactly are we poking and prodding at your eyes so much, when all you wanted was a pair of glasses? I think if we can clarify exactly what goes on at the eye doctor’s […]