LASIK After 40

When a person’s near vision begins to diminish, sometime after age 40, many incorrectly assume that readers, bifocal/progressive glasses are the only options to see… Read More

Vision Correction Methods

Correcting refractive vision problems such as myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia has advanced beyond simple eyeglasses and contacts. Today, there are several vision correction… Read More

LASIK

If you wear glasses or contact lenses, you might consider surgery to correct your vision. LASIK is a popular vision correction procedure that uses a… Read More

Types of Cataract Surgery

If the lens inside your eye has become cloudy, you may want to consider cataract surgery. During cataract surgery in Jacksonville, Dr. Bowden removes… Read More

Dr. Breno Lima

We pass along the sad news that Dr. Lima lost his battle with a brain tumor on May 24, 2017. He was a very educated… Read More

Preparing for LASIK

Even though LASIK is a relatively safe procedure, it is normal to experience uneasiness or nervousness prior to surgery. If you are scheduled for… Read More

Presbyopia

Presbyopia is a normal result of the aging process. The crystalline lens within your eyes is composed of proteins. These proteins are soft and flexible… Read More

Career Day at Bartram Springs Elementary

Thank you kindly to Bartram Springs Elementary for inviting Bowden Eye to participate in Career Day.   Dr. Philip Griffith and Candace Connors, BS, MHA enjoyed speaking to kindergarten through 5th graders on what it takes to become an Eye Doctor and a Hearing Specialist. Many years of hard work in school and of course always listening to your parents! Read More

LASIK vs Contacts

For some people, making the decision to have LASIK is not as straightforward as it is for others. Misunderstandings about the safety and cost of… Read More