FDA Advisory on OTC Eye Drops
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued an advisory regarding certain over-the-counter (OTC) eye drops commonly used for dry eye relief. The FDA’s concern revolves around potential contamination… read more
Recall Notice: Akorn Pharmaceuticals
Akorn Pharmaceuticals has issued a voluntary recall of its drug products including topical ophthalmic pharmaceuticals. For more information on the recall, please visit the official FDA press release below. If… read more
A Lifetime of Healthy Vision: Healthy Vision Month
During Healthy Vision Month, held each year in May, Minnesota Eye Consultants aims to educate and spread awareness on eye care. Eyesight has a huge impact on our day-to-day living… read more
LASIK vs. PRK
If you are tired of wearing glasses or contact lenses and are looking for a solution to correct your vision, LASIK and PRK are two popular vision correction options available… read more
EVO ICL: An Implantable Vision Correction Treatment Option
“The EVO ICL is an excellent option for refractive surgery, particularly for those patients not good candidates for laser vision correction due to high refractive errors, thin corneas, or suspicious… read more
Winter Eye Care Tips: A Conversation with Dr. Johnna Hobbs
As we move from fall into winter, many things change – the weather gets colder, the days get shorter, and the snow falls! Winter weather can dramatically affect our eye… read more
When Should you Start Worrying About Your Eye Health?
September is Healthy Aging Month and during this time, the American Academy of Ophthalmology aims to raise awareness of the signs and symptoms of vision loss – and steps to… read more
When Should Your Child Have a First Eye Exam?
You want to get your young children off to a good start in every way — and that includes their eye health. But when is the right time to start… read more
Fellowship Program – Moving & Shakin’
Summertime always marks a bittersweet transition as we wave farewell to the fellows who have played such an important role in our practice over the last year, and we welcome… read more
LASIK or PRK?
LASIK and PRK are types of refractive eye surgery. They treat vision problems like nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. LASIK vs. PRK can be a difficult decision, especially if you qualify… read more