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How to Choose a Cataract Surgeon

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on November 23, 2017 in Cataracts

If you were recently diagnosed with cataracts, you may be considering having them surgically removed. Cataract surgery is the most common surgical procedure performed today and has a high safety record. But there are several things you need to do

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How to Pick the Right Frames and Lenses for Your Glasses

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on October 24, 2017 in Lifestyle

Whether you’re shopping for sunglasses or prescription eyeglasses, finding the perfect frames is key to helping you feel confident in the way you look. In addition, the right lenses can help keep your eyes happy and healthy. In this blog

Understanding the Difference Between Conventional vs. Wavefront LASIK

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on September 24, 2017 in LASIK

Before choosing to undergo LASIK eye surgery, get familiarized with your options. There are several forms of LASIK to choose from and each has its own sets of advantages and disadvantages. At Linda Vision, Los Angeles ophthalmologist Dr. Linda Vu

Exercises for Your Eyes To Do at Home and Work

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on August 25, 2017 in Eye Health

We all know how important exercise is to keep our bodies fit and in good shape. But did you know exercise is also important for your eyes? Hours upon hours of reading a book, or staring at a computer screen

Eye Symptoms You Should Never Ignore

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on August 10, 2017 in Eye Health

Far too often, people avoid scheduling an eye exam or visiting their eye doctor, even if they experience some sort of eye discomfort or change in their vision. But doing so can put them at risk of potentially serious consequences.

Is There a Way to Limit How Nearsighted I Get?

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on June 26, 2017 in Eye Health

According to the National Eye Institute (NEI), more than 41 percent of the U.S. population has myopia (nearsightedness), making it the most common refractive error of the eye in the U.S. With more people being diagnosed with nearsightedness, there is

Do Color Blind Glasses Work?

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on May 27, 2017 in Eye Health

According to Prevent Blindness, approximately 8 percent of males and less than 1 percent of females have some form of color blindness, also known as color vision deficiency. The condition affects a person’s ability to distinguish certain colors and shades

Seeing Your Eye Doctor Through Your Health vs. Vision Insurance

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on April 27, 2017 in Education

Understandably, many patients have questions regarding the differences between health insurance and vision insurance/plans. Dr. Linda Vu, a leading ophthalmologist in Monterey Park, discusses the differences between the two in this blog post.

What Is Digital Eyestrain and How Can I Avoid It?

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on March 28, 2017 in Eye Health

It is estimated that nearly 70 percent of American adults experience some form of eye discomfort after staring at computers, smartphones and other digital devices for long periods of time. This phenomenon is known as digital eyestrain. Although this type

When Is Eyelid Surgery Medically Necessary?

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on February 26, 2017 in Eyelid Surgery Page

Eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty) is one of the most popular cosmetic surgery procedures performed today. However, the procedure, which can help patients restore a youthful and energetic appearance, can also be performed for medical reasons. In this blog post, trusted ophthalmologist