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Monthly Archives: January 2018

Which Eyelid Filler is the Best

Dr. Annunziata is one of the only providers in the Charlotte Metro Area specially trained to perform under eye filler injections. Dr. Christine Annunziata specializes in facial cosmetic surgery and non-surgical procedures including under eye fillers.  To learn more about your options and all of the services she provides, call our office at (704-234-1930) to schedule a consultation. […]

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Considering LASIK? Questions to Ask Yourself

The most satisfied LASIK patients are those who have researched the procedure well and know what results to expect. But if you are considering LASIK, the first thing you should find out is if the procedure is right for you. In this blog post, Metrolina Eye Associates, a premier vision practice serving patients in Charlotte […]

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Are You at Risk for Glaucoma?

There are many risk factors for glaucoma.  Glaucoma causes blindness due to damage to the optic nerve. The two main theories of nerve damage are elevated intraocular pressure and vascular insufficiency.   An elevated eye pressure or intraocular pressure has traditionally been considered a major factor for glaucoma. There are multiple theories as to why the nerve becomes damaged with a high pressure.  First, an elevated pressure causes an increase in the degrading enzymes that […]

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Blue Light and Your Eyes

We all know the importance of protecting our eyes from the sun’s harmful UV rays; but not many have thought about the harmful effects of blue light rays. So – what is blue light?   Blue light is a color in the “visible light spectrum” that can be seen by the human eye.  The spectrum is […]

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