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Running in the Boston Marathon

April 21st, 2017 / Alaina Kronenberg, M.D. / Comments Off on Running in the Boston Marathon

Running I have always enjoyed running for exercise in my free time.  It allows me to keep fit and helps to relieve stress.   I have participated in several half marathons and shorter races for many years.  In the past few years I have enjoyed participating in marathons.  I just completed my third Boston marathon. […]

Eye myths | Alaina Kronenberg MD| Eye Surgery Institute

Eye Myths

March 31st, 2017 / Alaina Kronenberg, M.D. / 0 comments

There is a lot of information your friends or family may say about your eyes. Do you ever wonder if what they say is really true? Should you follow their advice? There is a lot of confusion regarding what is really true about your eye health.

Blepharitis | Alaina Kronenberg MD | Eye Surgery Institute

Blepharitis

March 2nd, 2017 / Alaina Kronenberg, M.D. / 0 comments

Do you have red, irritated, itchy eyes? You may have blepharitis. It is important for us to properly diagnose the cause of your irritated eyes.

Nutrition and eye health | Alaina Kronenberg MD| Eye Surgery Institute

Nutrition and Eye Health

February 19th, 2017 / Alaina Kronenberg, M.D. / 0 comments

Do you know what vitamins are healthy for your eyes? Certain vitamins can help decrease your changes of developing macular degeneration, cataracts and glaucoma.

Headaches and the eye| Alaina Kronenberg MD| Eye Surgery Institute

Headache and the Eye

February 3rd, 2017 / Alaina Kronenberg, M.D. / 0 comments

Do you suffer from headaches and wonder if they are coming from your eyes? It is important to have a comprehensive eye examination if you suffer from headaches.

lazy eye|Amblyopia|Alaina Kronenberg MD

Lazy Eye

January 25th, 2017 / Alaina Kronenberg, M.D. / 0 comments

Do you know if your child is developing proper vision? Amblyopia (lazy eye) can affect your child’s vision.

stye or chalazion | Alaina Kronenberg MD

Stye and Chalazion

January 12th, 2017 / Alaina Kronenberg, M.D. / 0 comments

Do you have bump on your eyelid? You may have a stye or a chalazion.

Vitreous Detachment

December 29th, 2016 / Alaina Kronenberg, M.D. / 0 comments

Do you have new floaters or flashes? You may be experiencing a vitreous detachment. It is important that you have a dilated eye examination to check for a retinal tear or a retinal detachment.

Itchy, Red Eyes

November 30th, 2016 / Alaina Kronenberg, M.D. / 0 comments

Do you suffer from red and itchy eyes? You may be suffering from ocular allergies.

What is monovision? | Eye Surgery Institute

What is Monovision?

November 14th, 2016 / Alaina Kronenberg, M.D. / Comments Off on What is Monovision?

What is Monovision? Monovision is a method of optimizing both distance and near vision.  It is a method that we often use during Lasik, contact lens fittings and during cataract surgery.  We use the dominant eye for distance activities and the non dominant eye for near activities.  The goal of monovision is to optimize both […]