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Blepharoplasty Chester, NJ

Managing your Blepharoplasty Recovery

At Silverstein Eye Center, we appreciate the opportunity we have to help our patients see clearly. It is also gratifying to see patients feel better about their appearance through procedures like dermal filler injections and blepharoplasty. Blepharoplasty is the common eyelid surgery that reduces the signs of aging, such as hooded upper eyelids or bags […]


eye care Chester, NJ

May is the Month to Be Aware of Ultraviolet Light

Ultraviolet light is just about everywhere. It certainly fills the atmosphere during daylight hours, when the sun beats down to warm our skin. Most people are well aware of the fact that sunlight is only beneficial in limited doses. A few minutes a day of early-morning sunlight promotes our natural production of vitamin D. A […]


This is What Makes Glaucoma So Sneaky

Glaucoma is a common condition that affects older individuals. According to statistics, approximately 2.5 million Americans have this condition. This is an important piece of information because glaucoma is a common cause of vision loss or very low vision. Whatever we can do to lower the instances of glaucoma, then, is beneficial. The first thing […]



Eye Diseases Chester, NJ

Your Near Vision is Blurry: Now What?

Throughout most of our early adulthood, many people have no idea whatsoever about what may be in store for their eyes. However, age has a way of affecting all parts of the body. The eyes are not exempt from this. At some point, what happens to most of us is that we realize we can’t […]


Eye Diseases Chester, NJ

How Astigmatism is Affecting Your Eyes

Usually, when vision loses clarity and labels, and street signs are no longer easy to read, people say they are nearsighted, or they are farsighted. It’s as if there is no in-between; you’re either one or the other. There is something more than these two common vision complaints: astigmatism. This refractive error may be easy […]


Dermal Fillers Chester, NJ

Want to Ring in the New Year with Brighter Eyes? Banish Dark Circles with Simple Treatment!

We often talk about frustrating, age-related problems like frown lines and crow’s feet. These two issues affect nearly every person at some point. Dark circles, though? This problem is more choosey in who it affects. When dark circles do appear, they can present quite the challenge. Women may have an endless supply of cosmetics they […]


Cataract Surgery Chester, NJ

Quality of Life Improved with Cataract Surgery

To have cataracts removed means to see the world more clearly. The objective of surgery seems cut-and-dry, and it is in one way. But because cataract removal surgery replaces a clouded lens with one that is functional and clear, there is quite a bit more to this procedure than one may initially imagine. Ultimately, cataract […]


Eye Exams Chester, NJ

What the Big 4-0 May Mean for your Eyes

We know that every single part of the body changes as we age. Sometimes, we can live with these changes as we grow accustomed to them. Lines and wrinkles are a prime example. Some of the other changes that occur, such as our eyesight, may mean that we have to make certain compromises – at […]


Blepharoplasty Chester, NJ

Is It Time to Consider Blepharoplasty?

Millions of adults have revitalized the appearance of their face by turning to one simple procedure: blepharoplasty. According to recent statistics, individuals who rejuvenate the appearance of their eyes tend to feel a better sense of confidence about their overall aesthetic. Other cosmetic concerns such as fine lines and wrinkles become less troublesome. We believe […]


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