Blogs

Welcome Dr. Abboud

Submited by Cindy P on March 22, 2018

Dr. LoBue and staff are excited to welcome our new provider, Dr. Jean-Paul Abboud. Dr. Abboud is an ophthalmologist with further specialty training in orbital and oculofacial plastic surgery, also known as oculoplastics. We are happy to announce that Dr. Abboud is joining our team...

What is This Test and Why Do I Need It?

Submited by Cindy P on March 8, 2018

So you've had your eye exam and your doctor has requested that you return for additional testing. What are these tests and why are they important? Each type of special testing is a crucial diagnostic tool used by your doctor to screen for or manage...

Computer Vision Syndrome

Submited by Cindy P on February 16, 2018

Does your computer give you a headache? Have you ever experienced your vision blur during a long work session or feel the need to rub your eyes? Then you may already be familiar with computer vision syndrome, also called digital eye strain. If you spend...

The Benefits of Omega 3 Fatty Acids

Submited by Cindy P on January 23, 2018

You've probably heard that fish oil or omega 3 fatty acids are good for your health. Your doctor may have even recommended that you supplement with omega 3 oils or add fish to your diet. Let's take a look at how omega 3 fats can...

Bon Voyage- To Eyecare Travel Worries

Submited by Cindy P on January 11, 2018

Getting ready to go globetrotting? Make the most of your experience by making preparations for your eye care while you're traveling. Pack your bags Nothing can ruin a travel experience like losing the ability to see the sights around you. It's always a good idea...

Understanding Vision Insurance

Submited by Cindy P on December 23, 2017

Earlier we talked about the differences between medical insurances, and now we will discuss vision insurance plans. They work differently than medical plans and are simpler in many ways. Vision plans generally take the form of vision benefits plans or vision discount plans. A vision...

Help Local Charities

Submited by Cindy P on December 7, 2017

Want to help us make a difference? Here's how.   At LoBue Laser and Eye Medical Center, we do our best to make sure everyone's holiday season is warm and bright. For this reason, Dr. LoBue has decided to support the local charity Project TOUCH...

Understanding Your Insurance

Submited by Cindy P on December 6, 2017

Choosing Health Insurance: What you need to know. Insurances can be tricky to understand, even for those who work with it every day. Insurance cards can be difficult to navigate and finding the information a patient needs to schedule correctly can be frustrating. With this...

Sunglasses Protect Your Eyes From UV Rays

Submited by Cindy P on November 21, 2017

Sunglasses Are Your Eyes' Defense Shields Everyone knows sunglasses are an essential part of summer style, but they are much more than a fashionable accessory to finish off an outfit. Like sunblock, sunglasses are an important part of daily protection from harmful UV rays that...

Diabetic Eye Conditions

Submited by Cindy P on November 3, 2017

Diabetic Eye Care If you're a diabetic, you probably understand that diabetes is a complex condition that affects many parts of your body. What many people don't realize is that it also affects the eye. Left untreated it may cause severe changes in vision. Thankfully, routine...