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5 Common Health Problems Eye Exams Can Detect

Major health organizations including the CDC and the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) recommend yearly comprehensive eye exams. And fortunately, the percentage of Americans receiving eye exams has been on an upward trend since 2000. But half of all Americans still opt out of their yearly comprehensive eye exams. Many people believe that if they… Read More


Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island Announces Partnership With Precision Eye Care in Huntington, NY

This merger brings together two of Long Island’s most elite ophthalmology practices Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island (OCLI) is excited to announce they are partnering with Precision Eye Care in Huntington to better serve the Suffolk and Nassau County communities. Precision Eye Care is located at 1700 East Jericho Turnpike. As part of this merger,… Read More


4 Reasons Most People Ditch Their Yearly Eye Exams

Are you overdue for your yearly eye exam? Yearly eye exams are important for people of all ages. At your yearly eye exam, your doctor will check the overall health of your eyes. They will also check for common eye diseases such as glaucoma or cataracts and measure how well your eyes are working together…. Read More


OCLI Answers Your Questions: LASIK Consultation

Q: I am leaning towards getting LASIK. What all can I expect during a LASIK consultation? A: How exciting that you are considering this life-changing procedure! Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island offers Bladeless LASIK, also known as All-Laser LASIK. This method is the safest, most precise, and most accurate LASIK technique. This is the only… Read More


OCLI Answers Your Questions: Preventing Glaucoma

Q: Is there anything that I can do to prevent glaucoma as I get older? A: Glaucoma is actually the second-leading cause of blindness in the entire world. Glaucoma is often referred to as a “silent thief of sight” because it is estimated that the disease affects over 4 million Americans, yet only about half… Read More