Eye Care Specialists Detroit

Stages of Diabetic Retinopathy


July 28, 2021 — by Thomas Byrd, MD
Tags: Stages Of Diabetic Retinopathy

Eye doctor Thomas Byrd explains how the eyes are impacted at each stage of diabetic retinopathy, a progressive eye disease affecting those with diabetes. Comprehensive eye exams at our Detroit, Dearborn Heights, and Lincoln Park, MI-area office are an essential diagnostic tool, and one of the best ways to preserve eye health and vision.  Read More

Am I Too Old for LASIK?


July 20, 2021 — by Thomas Byrd, MD
Tags: Lasik

Is it too late to reap the benefits of LASIK if you are in your 40s, 50s, or even 60s? Continue reading to find out if you are a candidate for LASIK Eye Surgery. Read More

Is LASIK Permanent?


May 6, 2021 — by Thomas Byrd, MD
Tags: Is Lasik Permanent

LASIK eye surgeon Thomas Byrd is often asked if LASIK provides permanent vision correction. Here we discuss how long LASIK can be expected to last. To learn more about laser vision correction and the results it can provide, contact our Detroit, MI, office today. Read More

Macular Degeneration Symptoms


February 9, 2021 — by Thomas Byrd, MD
Tags: Macular Degeneration Symptoms

Dr. Thomas Byrd of Byrd & Wyandotte Eye Clinic in the Detroit, Dearborn Heights, and Lincoln Park, MI-area discusses the potential symptoms of macular degeneration that should alert patients it is time to have their eyes examined. Read More

PRK Surgery Recovery


October 22, 2020 — by Thomas Byrd, MD
Tags: Prk

Photorefractive keratectomy, or PRK, is a refractive surgery that improves vision affected by nearsightedness, farsightedness, or astigmatism. Dr. Thomas Byrd prepares patients for what to expect during PRK recovery, and the typical timeline for seeing the full results of PRK treatment. Read More

Glasses Fogging Up and LASIK


October 15, 2020 — by Thomas Byrd, MD
Tags: Lasik

With mask mandates in full effect, many individuals are noticing that their glasses fog up when wearing their mask. At the Byrd Eye Clinic, Dr. Thomas Byrd discusses glasses fogging up and how LASIK can help address the issue. Learn more about LASIK at our ophthalmology practice. Read More

Eye Drops after LASIK


September 18, 2020 — by Thomas Byrd, MD
Tags: Lasik

It is not uncommon for patients to develop dry eyes after LASIK. At Byrd Eye Clinic in Detroit, MI, Dr. Thomas J. Byrd provides individuals with eye drops and guidelines to follow after the procedure. Learn more about eye drops after LASIK in this informative blog post. Read More

Weighing LASIK vs. Contact Lenses


July 15, 2020 — by Thomas Byrd, MD
Tags: Lasik

LASIK is a popular vision correction procedure that helps patients see clearly without contacts or glasses. But is LASIK safer than contacts? In this article, our team at Byrd Eye Clinic explores LASIK and contact lenses and discusses the pros and cons of each treatment option. Read More

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