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A Word from Philip about the Optical Shop:

Philip the new licensed optician has 25 years of experience and a high level of expertise both technically and personally. He hopes to build a bond with the patients, that instills a comforting level of confidence with each transaction. Phillip discusses his goals for the shop: “New and exciting products! We intend to introduce new… Read More »

  • Posted on: Aug 18 2010
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Super Antioxidant Soup!

I recently went to a cooking class at STIR in Boston on recipes inspired byThe River Cottage Cookbook by Hugh-Fearnley-Whittingstall. We made Netttle Soup. Nettles are a weed like green that is hard to find. I decided to adapt the recipe to maximize anti-oxidants for eye health. Here is my variation: 1 tablespoon olive oil… Read More »

  • Posted on: Aug 9 2010
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Keamy Laser Eye Centre Adds an OCT!

Keamy Eye & Laser Centre is excited to add an OCT diagnostic imaging device to its office. OCT stands for Optical Coherence Tomography. It is an exceptional tool that helps with early detection of glaucoma, progression of glaucoma, and macular edema from diabetes and age related macular degeneration. OCT imaging works similarly to an ultrasound; however,… Read More »

  • Posted on: Aug 9 2010
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Optician Joins Keamy Eye & Laser Centre

Philip  Meuse, certified optician, has joined the Keamy Eye & Laser Centre Staff.  He brings over 25 years experience and more recently worked at Optical Advantage in Medford and Fallon Clinic in Worcester.  He is an expert in selecting the best style frame and type of lens for an individual’s need.  He has begun a re-organization… Read More »

  • Posted on: May 10 2010
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NIKE FRAME & NIKE SUNGLASSES SALE

SAVE 20% ON ALL NIKE FRAMES  AND GET FREE SINGLE VISION PLASTIC LENSES FROM MOTHER’S DAY TO FATHER’S DAY 2010 Substitutions on Lens Type & Material can be made for additional fees.

  • Posted on: May 9 2010
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Anti-Oxidant Smoothie Recipe

This is the  anti-oxidant smoothie, created by Dr. Oganesov. I drink it most mornings. Dr. Keamy 1 organic apple with skin 1 kiwi 1/2  inch of pineapple or mango sliced handul ( 5-6) walnuts or almonds soaked in water overnight 1 leaf of kale ( may substitute handful of parsley) 1 leaf of collard greens… Read More »

  • Posted on: May 20 2009
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Throwing A “Wet” Blanket, Article, Community Advocate, May 24, 2009

THROWING A “WET” BLANKET Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) affects the part of the eye needed for central vision and is the leading cause of blindness in people over age 60. While the “dry” form of AMD is vastly more common, “wet” (or neovascular) AMD accounts for 10% of cases but causes 90% of AMD-related vision… Read More »

  • Posted on: May 19 2009
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Scaling Back, Jean Keamy, MD, Comm. Advocate, 5/8/09

SCALING BACK Inflammation of the eyelids, “blepharitis,” which causes redness and scaly skin at the edges of the eyelids, is one of the most common eye problems among older adults. There are two types of blepharitis. Anterior blepharitis, which occurs at the outside edges of the eyelids, is often caused by bacteria or dandruff of… Read More »

  • Posted on: May 19 2009
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RED ALERT, Jean Keamy, MD, Community Advocate, 4/24/09

RED ALERT! Few things are more disconcerting than looking in the mirror and seeing blood beneath the mucous membrane (conjunctiva) that covers the visible portion of the eye. While subconjunctival hemorrhage, the medical term for this condition, may be an alarming sight, it is usually benign. That is, it is not likely to lead to… Read More »

  • Posted on: May 5 2009
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TOTAL EYE CARE, Community Advocate, April 10,2009

This continuing series of columns will present a wide range of information about the eye. It is hoped that our readers will use this knowledge to familiarize themselves with eye diseases, their symptoms, preventative measures, and treatments. The professional best suited to discuss such matters is an ophthalmologist. Trained to perform total eye care, an ophthalmologist is the only… Read More »

  • Posted on: Apr 30 2009
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