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Dr. Vu Answers Your Questions about Ortho-K

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on agosto 23, 2019 in Ortho-K

If you want clearer vision without glasses or contact lenses, but are not a candidate for laser eye surgery (or simply do not want to have laser eye surgery), you have other options. A particularly exciting option is ortho-keratology, or

Signs It’s Time to Schedule an Eye Exam

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on julio 25, 2019 in Eye Health

Seeing an eye doctor annually to check your vision and test for early signs of disease is important. But sometimes symptoms can occur in between visits, and this is an indication you should make a trip to the eye doctor

Facts to Know During Cataract Awareness Month

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on junio 26, 2019 in Cataracts

Dr. Linda Vu cares deeply about her patients’ ocular health, and is committed to raising awareness about important eye conditions. Along with the American Academy of Ophthalmology and other leading ophthalmology organizations, Dr. Vu observes June as Cataract Awareness Month.

Dry Eye – What Causes It and How to Treat It

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on mayo 28, 2019 in Dry Eye

Dry eye is one of the most common conditions Drs. Linda Vu, Brenda Nuyen, and Jenny Soo Hoo see in their practice. Millions of adults are affected by dry eye symptoms, which can range from mild to severe and include

How LASIK/PRK Can Make Exercise Safer and More Enjoyable

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on abril 29, 2019 in LASIK, Lifestyle

Do you feel like your workouts are constantly disrupted or limited because of prescription eyewear? If so, it’s time to consider laser vision correction. Procedures like LASIK and PRK offer a multitude of benefits, including less dependence on visual aids.

Are You Having Trouble Driving at Night?

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on marzo 2, 2019 in Eye Health

Poor night vision, regardless of the cause, can have a significant impact on your life and ability to complete everyday tasks, including driving. If you have noticed increased blurry vision, double vision, glare, halos around lights or other visual symptoms

Is There Any Way to Slow the Progression of Cataracts?

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on febrero 1, 2019 in Cataracts

It is estimated that approximately half of all Americans will have developed cataracts or had cataract surgery by age 80. A cataract, or clouding of the eye’s natural lens, often starts very small. But if left untreated, it can impair

New Year, New Vision with LASIK

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on enero 1, 2019 in LASIK

This New Year, many people will resolve to achieve improved vision with LASIK laser surgery. LASIK works to correct your vision permanently and reduces your reliance on contacts and glasses. At Linda Vision, Dr. Linda Vu specializes in LASIK and

Common Myths About Cataracts

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on diciembre 13, 2018 in Cataracts

Cataracts are caused by clouding of the eye’s natural lens, which prevents rays of light from reaching the retina. There are many myths about cataracts that prevent people from gaining access to effective cataract treatment. Linda Vision in Monterey Park,

Treating Red, Puffy Eyes: Warm Compress vs. Cold Compress

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on diciembre 12, 2018 in Eye Health

Warm and cold compresses are home remedies commonly used to treat a variety of eye problems. But when is each appropriate? For this month’s blog post, Dr. Linda Vu of Linda Vision thought it would be useful to discuss when