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Diabetes | Alaina Kronenberg MD | Eye Surgery Institute

Diabetic Eye Exams

October 4th, 2018 / Alaina Kronenberg, M.D. / 0 comments

Diabetes Diabetes is a disease in which your body’s ability to either produce or respond to the hormone insulin is impaired.  This causes abnormal metabolism of carbohydrates and elevated levels of glucose (sugar) in both the blood and urine. More than 100 million adults in the USA have either diabetes or pre diabetes.  Over 30 […]

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Eyelid Twitching

August 29th, 2018 / Alaina Kronenberg, M.D. / Comments Off on Eyelid Twitching

Eyelid twitching can be a frustrating problem that often worries patients.

Ultraviolet light | Alaina Kronenberg MD | Eye Surgery Institute

Ultraviolet Light and the Eyes

July 11th, 2018 / Alaina Kronenberg, M.D. / Comments Off on Ultraviolet Light and the Eyes

What are the Effects of Ultraviolet (UV) Light and the Eyes? Ultraviolet light has been linked to the progression of several eye conditions.  The most common conditions are the development of macular degeneration and cataracts.  Both of these conditions can affect the quality of your vision.  Ultraviolet light rays can also cause ptergium (fleshy growths […]

Eye Allergies

April 27th, 2018 / Alaina Kronenberg, M.D. / Comments Off on Eye Allergies

Itchy, Red Eyes Allergy season is quickly approaching!  Do you suffer from seasonal ocular allergies? Are your eyes usually itching and red?  Are they feeling uncomfortable?  What is the cause of these symptoms and can anything be done?  Itching and redness can be very frustrating and uncomfortable.  You may be suffering from eye allergies.  Sometimes […]

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Eye Myths Part 3

March 15th, 2018 / Alaina Kronenberg, M.D. / 0 comments

Do you ever wonder if eye myths told to you by your friends or family is true?

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Cataract Surgery and Implant Options

February 12th, 2018 / Alaina Kronenberg, M.D. / Comments Off on Cataract Surgery and Implant Options

Cataract Evaluation If you have been previously diagnosed with a cataract or if you feel you are experiencing blurry vision, a comprehensive eye examination is important.  The examination can determine if the cataract is the source of your visual complaints.  If the cataract is the source of your complaints, we can complete a cataract evaluation […]

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Can I Use My Medical Insurance to Visit the Eye Doctor?

January 2nd, 2018 / Alaina Kronenberg, M.D. / 0 comments

  What are medical insurance and vision insurance plans? There is much confusion regarding what type of insurance you can use when you go to the eye doctor.  Most people do not understand the difference between medical insurance and vision insurance plans.  Most ophthalmologists practices accept both medical insurance and vision insurance plans.  The Eye […]

eye safety | Alaina Kronenberg MD | Eye Surgery Institute

Eye Health

October 31st, 2017 / Alaina Kronenberg, M.D. / Comments Off on Eye Health

Eye Health Eye health is an important part of your overall health.  It is important to have a comprehensive eye exam to ensure that your eyes are healthy.  Dr. Stanley Grandon, Dr. Cindy Wang and I can ensure you are seeing properly and ensure that no eye diseases are present. You may assume that your […]

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Midwest Eye Clinic

September 22nd, 2017 / Alaina Kronenberg, M.D. / Comments Off on Midwest Eye Clinic

Midwest Eye Clinic/ Midwest Medical Clinic The Midwest Eye Clinic in Dearborn, Michigan has now closed.  It served the population of Dearborn and the surrounding communities for eye and other health care needs.  Eye Surgery Institute is accepting new patients.  The Eye Surgery Institute has been serving the Dearborn and surrounding community for over 60 […]

Eye allergies | Alaina Kronenberg MD | Eye Surgery Institute

Itchy, Red Eyes

August 29th, 2017 / Alaina Kronenberg, M.D. / Comments Off on Itchy, Red Eyes

Why Are My Eyes Itchy and Red? Ocular itching can be very uncomfortable, red and look unsightly.  Others may think you have an eye infection and be concerned that you are contagious.  They may be worried about being around you.  Your eyes may be watery and your vision may be blurry as well.  Eye allergies […]