TAKE CARE OF YOUR EYES DURING HEALTHY AGING MONTH

When we think about maintaining our health when aging, we often think about monitoring blood pressure, cholesterol, bone health and memory. But taking care of our eyes and vision is just as important. There are several health factors that make caring for your eyes and vision particularly important as you age. So take some time… Read More


ICON NOW OFFERS LASER ASSISTED CATARACT SURGERY

ICON adds a VICTUS LASER allowing for laser assisted Cataract and All Laser LASIK Procedures Denver, CO — ICON the leader in cataract surgery in Colorado announced today that its Denver surgery center now offers the advanced VICTUS laser platform for laser cataract surgery. The VICTUS laser platform from Bausch & LOMB provides a higher… Read More


DETECTING AND TREATING DRY EYES BECAUSE OF MMP-9

MMP-9 is a inflammatory signal which is elevated in the tears of both male and female patients suffering from dry eye disease. ICON LASIK now offers a simple in office test detecting the MMP-9 marker in just a few minutes. This tests gives ICON LASIK’s independent surgeons and optometrists the answers they need to quickly… Read More


NEARSIGHTEDNESS

Nearsightedness (myopia) is a common vision condition in which you can see objects near to you clearly, but objects farther away are blurry. The degree of your nearsightedness determines your ability to focus on distant objects. People with severe nearsightedness can see clearly only objects just a few inches away, while those with mild nearsightedness… Read More


GLAUCOMA: THE IMPORTANCE OF EARLY DETECTION

Many people are becoming more aware of what’s in their food, beauty and household products and are taking a healthier approach to exercise and wellness. They may forget, however, to check for threats to their vision. Getting regular eye exams is vital to your eye health and vision because an exam can detect typically symptomless… Read More


Nancy A. Houlder, M.D. Joins ICON Eyecare Team

Dr. Houlder will be moving to a new location in Red Rocks Medical Center to join the ICON Eyecare team and form a multi-specialty group for specialized eye care. WHEAT RIDGE, CO (November 1, 2016) – Nancy A. Houlder, M.D., a comprehensive ophthalmologist in practice in Denver more than 20 years, is moving offices and… Read More


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