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Introducing a New Technology to Enhance Premium Cataract Surgery

Published on August 30th, 2017

Written by Dr. Haas in Cataract Surgery 

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Dr Brian Haas and the new Ora system

 

Boutique Eye Orlando is proud to announce that we offer the next generation in cataract surgery technology. Dr. Brian Haas, an Orlando ophthalmologist, is now using the new ORA System which improves cataract surgical outcomes, offering patients clearer vision.

The Ora system aids the ophthalmologist by using special technology to provide detailed measurements of your unique eye during cataract surgery. Dr. Haas has always taken multiple measurements prior to cataract surgery, taking the utmost care, to provide the best possible measurements for amazing premium and advanced cataract surgery outcomes. The Ora is a brand new technology that will actually measure the size, shape, and refractive power of your eye during the cataract surgery.

This allows Dr. Brian Haas at Boutique Eye Orlando to customize your advanced cataract surgery to you to. He will be able to ensure that your premium cataract surgery lens is tailored just for your needs to provide you with that is crystal clear– possibly without any need for glasses.

Rejuvenate Your Appearance this Summer with Orlando Botox!

Published on July 5th, 2017

Written by dev team in Botox & Fillers 

Rejuvenate Your Appearance this Summer with Orlando Botox Treatments!

Diminish the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and maintain youthful looking skin this summer with Botox. Here are a few reasons why Botox is the perfect cosmetic treatment for summertime:

Non-Invasive and Requires No Down Time

Great News! Botox treatments are non-invasive and require zero down time. The treatment is often referred to as a lunchtime procedure – meaning you’ll be able to go about your normal routine immediately after you leave your appointment. It’s possible to look youthful and feel confident this season without sacrificing your summer plans!

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Look Years Younger Around Your Eyes

Having fun in the sun and being by the water is what summer is all about – but unfortunately the combination of the bright sun rays reflecting off the water causes squinting and in turn, years of repeated squinting causes noticeable crow’s feet and vertical frown lines in between your eyes. Botox can effectively correct the wrinkles around your eyes by disabling the muscles that causes them as well as prevent new wrinkles from forming. Friendly reminder – always wear your sunglasses!

Have Fun in the Sun

Some anti-aging cosmetic procedures, such as microdermabrasion, require weeks of recovery time which can make enjoying the summer sun impossible. Many skin treatments involve resurfacing or peeling of the skin requiring you to avoid direct and indirect sun exposure after the procedure.  Botox is an excellent option for smoothening and softening your skin this summer without having to hide from the sun for a significant amount of time. We also recommend that everyone wears sunscreen to protect their skin from sun damage and signs of aging!

Are you ready to rejuvenate your appearance this summer with Orlando Botox? Orlando Cosmetic Surgeon Dr. Brian D. Haas has performed thousands of aesthetic treatments and surgeries in his career and is dedicated in helping his clients reach their beauty goals. To schedule a cosmetic consultation with Dr. Haas, call us at 407-841-1490 or request an appointment online here.

Orlando Eye Doctor Provides Botox and Fillers

Published on February 22nd, 2017

Written by Dr. Haas in Botox & Fillers 

Have you have ever wondered about having a little Botox done. Look to your Orlando eye doctor, Dr. Brian Haas. Dr. Haas has been doing Orlando Botox and filler injections since the 80’s. He has more experience instilling Botox and fillers than anyone in Orlando. Cosmetic Botox is a great way to temporarily improve frown lines between the eyes (the “11’s”) and crows feet. Botox is safe and effective without permanent surgery. Botox usually needs to be repeated every 4-6 months. When Botox and fillers are done correctly, the look is very natural and not frozen.

Botox is a very quick procedure, about 10 minutes with no downtime or recovery. Dr. Brian Haas is an Orlando ophthalmologist who specializes in both cosmetic and functional Botox and fillers. He also specializes in cosmetic and functional eyelid surgery. If you are considering trying Botox or fillers in Orlando, please give us a call 407-841-1490 for a personal consultation with Dr. Haas

Dr. Brian Haas Provides Orlando Blepharoplasty

Published on February 20th, 2017

Written by Dr. Haas in Botox & Fillers  Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery 

If you’ve ever considered having your eyelids raised in Orlando, the term would be a blepharoplasty. As we age, our eyelids can sag and droop which makes us appear older than we are. Sometimes the lids can droop so much that it effects our vision. Dr. Brian Haas, at Boutique Eye Orlando, has been performing both functional and cosmetic eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty) for over 30 years. Dr. Haas is an Orlando Oculoplastic surgeon. If you have a functional problem where the eyelids effect your peripheral vision, sometimes insurance will pay for the upper lid surgery. Lower lids are always considered a cosmetic eyelid surgery.

Dr. Haas can evaluate your eyes and his technicians can perform certain tests to see which category you fall into.  Dr. Brian Haas is a board certified Orlando ophthalmologist and Orlando eye doctor and has been here over 20 years. He also can supplement your eyelid surgery with Botox and fillers. Blepharoplasty does not stop the aging process but it does reset the clock giving you a natural and more refreshed look. Come in and see us for more information. 407-841-1490

Voted in Best Orlando Eye Doctor Magazine 2016

Published on February 8th, 2017

Written by Dr. Haas in Misc 

Orlando Magazine voted Dr. Brian Haas as a top Orlando Eye Doctor for 2016. Congratulations Dr. Haas! Dr. Haas is best known for Orlando cosmetic eyelid surgery, Orlando premium cataract surgery, and has been voted an Orlando ophthalmologist for the last 5 years in a row. We are very proud of him!

A New Premium Lens For Cataract Surgery

Published on February 1st, 2017

Written by Dr. Haas in Cataract Surgery 

 

Dr. Brian Haas has been providing premium / advanced cataract surgery for many years. Some of these lenses have been able to get patients out of glasses for both distance AND reading! TECNIS is one of the lenses we’ve talked about in the past that is excellent for both near and far away.

Now TECNIS introduces a brand new lens called SYMFONY. The lens has all the benefits of TECNIS but it also gives you intermediate distance so that you can see far away, up close, and the computer. It is also available as a SYMFONY TORIC lens to correct astigmatism as well.

If you have significant problems with your vision or glare, now is a good time to schedule a cataract evaluation with Dr. Brian Haas. Ask him if the SYMFONY lens would be right for you. Call our office to schedule an appointment 407-841-1490

Is it time for your annual eye exam?

Published on January 4th, 2017

Written by Dr. Haas in About Our Practice  Botox & Fillers  Cataract Surgery  Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery  Eye Care and Eyewear 

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It’s January, a new year, and time to take care of your health top to bottom starting with your eyes with your Orlando ophthalmologist. Your Orlando eye doctor, Dr. Brian Haas, has been in practice over 20 years. He specializes in blepharoplasty, eyelid surgery, cosmetic eyelid surgery. premium cataract surgery, and dry eye. It is recommended that adults have their eyes examined once per year or more if they have changed in their vision or certain eye diseases.

Did you know that Dr. Brian Haas in Orlando also examines the eyes for diabetes, macular degeneration, and glaucoma? We can measure your eyes for a new pair of glasses and he will check the eyes front to back to make sure your eyes are clean and healthy. Dr. Haas is an Orlando ophthalmologist which means he also performs surgery such as advanced cataract surgery and functional as well as cosmetic eyelid surgery.

Dr. Brian Haas’s specialty is oculoplastics (blepharoplasty and eyelid disorders). He had also performed cosmetic Botox injections and filler injections (Radiesse, Juviderm, etc) since the early 80’s.

Give us a call to schedule your annual eye exam or for a cosmetic consultation at 407-841-1490.

Botox and Fillers for the Holidays

Published on December 7th, 2016

Written by Dr. Haas in Botox & Fillers 

botox-xeomin-fillersHave you ever considered using Botox or fillers but were hesitant because you worry about safety or that overdone look? Dr. Haas was the first physician in Orlando injecting Botox since the 80’s! Botox is very safe and effective and is the most common cosmetic procedure done world-wide. Dr. Brian Haas always applies Botox and fillers with a very natural approach that refreshes your look without being overdone or “frozen”.

Botox and Xeomin are most commonly used for crows feet (wrinkles around the eyes) and the “11’s” (the deep frown creases you get between the eyebrows. Botox and Xeomin work by relaxing the area and softening wrinkles. Radiesse, Juviderm, Voluma, Belotero, and Restylane silk are all fillers generally used on the lower portion of the face by filling in sunken areas such as frown lines or the areas under your eyes making eye bags appear worse.

Call our office to schedule a consult with Dr. Haas. He will sit down with you, listen to your areas of concern, and make suggestions on the best approach to regain a refreshing and more youthful look.

Try Botox and fillers (Radiesse, Juviderm, Belotero) to get on your holiday face!

Buy 2 and get the 3rd half off with any combination of Botox or fillers until the end of 2016. Please call our office for the full details and to schedule your appointment 407-841-1490

 

Happy Holidays!

Boutique Eye Orlando Goes Camping

Published on November 22nd, 2016

Written by Dr. Haas in Misc 

We had a little informal camping trip and most of the office decided to check out Rainbow Springs State Park. What a beautiful place to visit! Everyone had a great time getting into the outdoors.

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National Centenarian’s Day

Published on September 22nd, 2016

Written by Dr. Haas in Misc 

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Today is National Centenarian’s Day! And we just happened to have a patient here that will be 100 in March! She looks pretty great doesn’t she? Happy early birthday Elizabeth!

Dr. Haas Fishing in Panama With His Son

Published on September 12th, 2016

Written by Dr. Haas in Misc 

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Dr. Haas and Miguel go to Panama!

Published on August 2nd, 2016

Written by Dr. Haas in Misc 

Looks like Dr. Brian Haas and Miguel had a great time in Panama last weekend. Look at that view!

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Dr. Brian Haas Interviewed Regarding His Medical Legacy and Care for His Eye Patients

Published on July 22nd, 2016

Written by Bonnie Creevy in About Our Practice 

Dr. Haas Goes to Africa!

Published on July 13th, 2016

Written by Dr. Haas in Misc 

Dr. Haas just came back from an exciting trip in Africa where he got to see gorillas in the wild! Here are some of the images he came back with.

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Dr. Brian Haas Interviewed Regarding Eyelid Surgery, Fillers, the Aging Process, and More

Published on July 7th, 2016

Written by Bonnie Creevy in Botox & Fillers  Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery 

We hope you’ll enjoy and benefit from the following pieces:

  1. A nearly four minute snippet (above) of the overall interview that quickly touches the topics of cosmetic eye surgery, Botox and other fillers, blepharoplasty, the aging process and how effective eyelid surgery can impact appearance, and more. (Over time, we’ll share the entire interview with you.)
  2. A complete transcript of the video portion that displays above (so that you can read, save, use, and share the content)
  3. The words Ronnie penned about Dr. Haas after the interview

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Dr. Brian Haas Loves Your Reviews!

Published on April 13th, 2016

Written by Dr. Haas in About Our Practice 

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Did you have a great appointment? Tell us about it! Dr. Brian Haas at Boutique Eye Orlando loves to read your reviews. We now have a new feature on our site where you can leave feedback about your visit. Just click the REVIEWS button on the home page or hover over the About Us section and submit your review. Dr. Haas values feedback and appreciates your responses. If you have any questions or need help on how to write a review, please contact Bonnie at 407-841-1490. We also love reviews on Google and Yelp too!

Premium Cataract Surgery – a 2015 Analysis

Published on March 2nd, 2016

Written by Dr. Haas in Cataract Surgery 

premium cataract surgery with intraocular lensDr. Brian Haas at Boutique Eye Orlando specializes in premium cataract surgery. The difference between premium and regular cataract surgery is the type of intraocular lens placed into the eye. When it comes to cataract surgery, there are many difference lens choices. The standard IOL works  fine but you will likely need to wear glasses after the surgery. Premium lenses have a stronger chance of getting you out of glasses.

At Boutique Eye Orlando, a 2015 analysis showed that 90% of ophthalmologist Dr. Haas’s premium cataract surgery patients achieved their target of spectacle independence. Imagine not needing to wear glasses for distance AND reading! If you suspect you may have cataracts or have symptoms such as blurry vision, glare while driving at night, or poor contrast when reading; give us a call to schedule a cataract evaluation 407-841-1490.

Dr. Haas Goes to Sri Lanka!

Published on February 1st, 2016

Written by Dr. Haas in Misc 

Dr. Haas of Orlando was in Sri Lanka

Here are some images from Dr. Haas’s recent trip to Sri Lanka with a friend of his.

Patient testimonial

Published on January 28th, 2016

Written by Dr. Haas in Misc 

Meet Dale, one of our long standing patients. Dale has had multiple surgeries by Dr. Brian Haas including blepharoplasty and cataract surgery with a great outcome!

Please let us know if you would like to consider doing a video patient testimonial. (407)841-1490

Congratulations on 20 years Dr. Brian Haas!

Published on January 13th, 2016

Written by Dr. Haas in Misc 

Congragulations to Dr. Haas who has over 20 years of experience as a eye surgeon in Orlando

Congratulations to Dr. Brian D. Haas at Boutique Eye Orlando. This month celebrates his 20th year in practice! Yesterday he saw one of his patients that has been with him since the beginning. It’s wonderful to see such loyal patients.

We Are Running a Special!

Published on January 6th, 2016

Written by Dr. Haas in Misc 

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Dr. Brian D. Haas and Boutique Eye Orlando are running a new special to break in the New Year. Print out the above picture or just ask our front desk for a specials card. Present the card to Dr. Haas, in Orlando, Fl. for a Buy Two Get One Free deal which can be used on any of our frames in the Boutique Eye optical. You can also use your card for any cosmetic service in house such as Botox, Juviderm, Voluma, or Radiesse fillers. Come to our office or call (407)841-1490 for specific details.

Congratulations to Dr. Brian D. Haas, Voted one of Orlando’s Best Doctors 2015!

Published on December 7th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in About Our Practice 

Boutique Eye Orlando is happy to announce our ophthalmologist, Dr. Brian Haas was voted a Best Doctor in 2015 by Orlando Magazine. You will find him listed in their magazine under Orlando ophthalmology. This is a huge honor and we are very proud of him!

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Get Rid of Your Glasses With Advanced Cataract Surgery

Published on November 17th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Cataract Surgery 

Get rid of your glasses with advanced cataract surgery at Boutique eye orlandoIf you know you have cataracts and have been struggling with your vision and wearing glasses, now might be a time to consider advanced or custom cataract surgery. You might be able to see distance and read books without the need for glasses!

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Check Out Our New Online Store

Published on October 28th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in About Our Practice 

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You can now order your eyecare products online! Dr. Brian Haas has opened an online e-store where you can benefit by purchasing all of your dry eye and skin care products in a convenient and easy manner.

Continuity of Care – Dr. Haas’s new website makes it easy for you to order the products that he recommends. The web site is also completely private and HIPAA compliant. None of your information is shared or given to any third party sites.

Cost Savings – Many of the items that Boutique Eye Orlando offers are not easy to find. At Ophthalmology Store, they are less expensive and easily available for you.

Convenience – Shipping is very low cost and fast for all items. Dr. Haas also has a convenient auto-reminder service that will be available soon to remind you when it is time to order more.

Please visit the site www.OphthalmologyStore.com to order your eyecare, dry eye, and skin care products. If you have any questions on our products, please call Boutique Eye Orlando at 407-841-1490 and Dr. Haas will be happy to make a recommendation.

Dr. Brian Haas and Son Salmon Fishing in British Columbia

Published on August 12th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Misc 

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Dr. Haas and his son had a great time catching prize king salmon in British Columbia!

Is Dry Eye a Big Deal?

Published on June 15th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Eye Care and Eyewear 

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Dry eye, or ocular surface disease, may not sound like a major problem, but it can be! How do you know when you should visit an Orlando eye doctor, or ophthalmologist, for dry eyes? The answer is simple. If you have any symptoms of ocular surface disease, you should make an appointment with eye doctor Brian Haas at Boutique Eye Orlando (407)841-1490. Symptoms of this disease include redness, scratchy sensation, foreign body sensation, irritated, burning, blurry vision, and tearing. Yes, tearing is one of the bigger signs of dry eye because the eye waters when irritated and you aren’t making the right kind of tears.

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See like Superman!

Published on June 9th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in About Our Practice  Cataract Surgery  Eye Care and Eyewear 

See Dr. Haas in Orlando to see like superman

Have you ever wanted to see like Superman? 

That may be a reality sooner than you think.

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Ask Dr. Brian Haas…

Published on June 3rd, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Eye Care and Eyewear 

Ask Dr. Haas

Dr. Brian D. Haas at Boutique Eye Orlando would like to answer your questions!

Have your ever wanted to ask an ophthalmologist a general question about eye care? Have you ever considered having cosmetic eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty), or maybe trying Botox or cosmetic fillers but were afraid and had questions? Dr. Haas would like to read and answer your questions. Send the doctor your question in an email to tech@boutiqueeyeorlando.com and we will post an upcoming segment where Dr. Brian Haas will answer your questions. We can’t wait to hear from you!

 

 

Why are my pupils dilated during an eye exam?

Published on May 27th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Eye Care and Eyewear 

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If you’ve ever experienced a comprehensive eye exam, you know that the doctor uses eye drops to dilate your pupils.

But why do your pupils need to be dilated? What does that mean?

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Who can administer Botox in Florida?

Published on May 26th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Botox & Fillers 

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Botox in Orlando is a safe, simple, and effective way to rejuvenate your skin. As we age, we grow wiser, and for most of us, that wisdom means we’re better at recognizing the brilliance of life, at appreciating the little things that make us smile from the inside out.

But sometimes, even when we’re smiling on the inside, the rest of the world sees tired eyes and the hint of a frown. Botox can help those shining eyes smile again.

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Introducing Crystalens

Published on May 13th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Cataract Surgery 

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Boutique Eye Orlando has talked about cataractsⁱ quite a bit on these pages. Perhaps that’s because it’s the most commonly performed surgery in the US, with over 2 million people undergoing the procedure every year in the US (that’s 8,000 per day!).

Perhaps it’s because over 20 million people over 40 suffer from cataracts.

Or perhaps it’s because the treatment is so simple, so safe, and so effective.

We’ve talked about all of that including TRULIGN™ lenses, a particular type of intraocular lens called an accommodating lens that moves as your eye moves to enhance your range of vision.

We were particularly excited for this technology to become widely available, and we proudly introduced it to our patients. We’ve seen some great results with TRULIGN™, but now we have something else we’d like to share with you.

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Eyelid blepharoplasty surgery isn’t just for the aging- why the young can benefit from blepharoplasty

Published on May 12th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery 

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Think about the traditional eyelid blepharoplasty surgery patient. What kind of patient do you see?

Most likely, you see someone trying to reverse the signs of aging: the excess skin and fat that causes the eyelids to lose their youthful shape and vigor. Eyelid surgery, or blepharoplasty, is a simple procedure that restores lost youth by removing some of the excess fat and skin. It restores the vitality lost to time.

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How does facial rejuvenation affect the way people feel about you?

Published on April 29th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Botox & Fillers  Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery 

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A fascinating new report sheds some light on one of the more illuminating effects of facial rejuvenation.

The study, from one of the country’s leading experts on facial rejuvenation, revolves around a concept known as “facial profiling.” Basically, this is the old adage that you can tell someone’s character by the cut of his jib. It turns out there may be some truth to that old adage.

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Regular Eye Exams by Dr. Brian Haas are Faster and Easier than you think – and they’re critical to eye health.

Published on April 17th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Eye Care and Eyewear 

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None of us would drive our cars 15,000 miles without an oil change. To operate properly―to keep us safe―our cars require that we tend to them every now and again to make sure they’re in good operating condition.But many of us make this very mistake with our eyes- something far more precious, delicate, and necessary to maintaining your lifestyle.Preventative maintenance isn’t the most glamorous of subjects, so it’s rarely talked about. That’s a shame, because our eyes are only as healthy as the care we give them.At Boutique Eye Orlando, we take eye care seriously so our patients can live full, healthy lives. Part of that responsibility towards our patients includes regular eye exams by Dr. Haas, but we realize many of you simply don’t know what to expect in an eye checkup. So, let’s go over precisely that.

I have cataracts. When should I consider cataracts surgery?

Published on April 9th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Cataract Surgery  Eye Care and Eyewear 

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By now, dear readers, you’ve participated in many conversations with us about cataracts. We’ve talked about the latest lenses, the role of lasers, questions to ask your eye surgeon, and whether cataracts can grow back.

In short, we’ve discussed the who, the what, and the why- but we haven’t touched on the when

Let’s fix that.

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New Blephex Procedure in Orlando with Dr. Brian Haas

Published on April 8th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Eye Care and Eyewear 

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Do your eyes get dry, irritated, red, itchy, crusty, or “glued together” in the mornings? If so, you may have a condition called Blepharitis. Blepharitis is an eye disease that causes inflammation, redness, and swelling. In our eyelids, we have oil glands. The oils they produce are the top layer of your tear film. If there is no oil lipid layer, then your tears will evaporate too fast causing dry eye and irritation. The oils can also clog up and harden causing the swelling and even styes or chalazions (bumps on the lids). In the later stages, Blepharitis can cause a crusty biofilm that can be hard to remove. Demodex are mites that can move into your lash area and feed off the biofilm. This causes a lot of itching and irritation.

Blepharitis is usually treatable without prescription medications. Dr. Brian D. Haas has put together an eye kit (which he uses for his own dry eye) that includes a great hygiene regimen including warm compresses, lid scrubs, and a new artificial tear that actually works to improve your oil function.

Boutique Eye Orlando also uses a new Blephex deep cleaning treatment that we have had amazing feedback on from patients. It works by gently deep cleaning the area with a special cleaner. Not only does it clean the lids by removing the dandruff and scurf, but it helps to unclog the oil glands and get them working again reducing the chronic inflammation and irritation.  The procedure does not hurt, only takes about 5 minutes, and most patients notice an immediate improvement in how their eyes feel. When using our eye kit to maintain eyelid hygiene, the treatments generally offer relief for at least 6 months. If you think you may need this treatment, schedule an appointment with Dr. Haas by calling 407-841-1490.

Allergy Season is Here. Be Prepared.

Published on March 27th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in About Our Practice  Eye Care and Eyewear 

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It’s that time of year again- your eyes are red and watery, you’re congested, and the itching is terrible. Orlando, Florida isn’t exactly known for taking it easy on allergy sufferers. In fact, we’re one of the most vulnerable cities in the country when it comes to allergies (great weather comes at a price).

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Can Cataracts Grow Back?

Published on March 23rd, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Cataract Surgery  Eye Care and Eyewear 

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Sometimes, cataract surgery patients will see the reemergence of some of the same symptoms that prompted the procedure in the first place: blurry vision, night driving glare, or other vision distortions. So what’s happening? Is your cataract actually growing back? Is that possible?

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The TECNIS® lens is a breakthrough in modern eye lens technology

Published on March 13th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Cataract Surgery 

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We’ve talked about cataracts before, so we won’t dwell on the finer points of the affliction today.

Suffice it to say that if you have difficulty driving at night or viewing a computer or smartphone screen, colors often appear dim or faded, or you frequently change your glasses prescription, you may be suffering from cataracts.

Presbyopia is a similar affliction that starts when the lens of the eye hardens. If you have trouble reading up close, or need reading glasses or bifocals, you may suffer from presbyopia.

At Boutique Eye Orlando, Dr. Haas specializes in the sort of non-invasive procedures that are performed about 15 million times a year to help cataracts and presbyopia sufferers see the world more clearly.

Today, we’d like to talk about the TECNIS® lens, a premium lens that not only restores your vision, but in 90% of cases,  leaves patients completely free of the need for glasses.

The TECNIS® Difference

Removing a cataracts and replacing the lens of the eye is one of the most common procedures in the world, and has helped millions of people see more clearly.

The TECNIS® lens takes the results of that procedure to new heights. Patients’ vision improves almost immediately, and an astounding 94 percent of TECNIS® recipients are so satisfied they’d opt for the procedure again if given the chance.

The difference in the TECNIS® lens lies in its advanced design. Typical lenses may work well at a distance, but struggle with focusing on nearer objects. The TECNIS® lens is specifically engineered to perform at every distance, meaning whether an object is near, far, or somewhere in-between, you’ll see it just as clearly.

Equally impressive is the engineering feat that allows the TECNIS® lens to focus objects regardless of lighting conditions. The patented optics are designed to compensate for low light, so you can safely drive at night, easily read a menu in a dimly-lit restaurant, or see every moment of a brisk walk at dusk.

Imagine

Cataracts and presbyopia are unfortunate facts of life – most of us will experience them at some point. As that happens, new breakthroughs in optic technology allow us to overcome the limits of our aging eyes.

The TECNIS® lens is one such breakthrough. Imagine being able to read menus, read the news online, or see every color of a sunset, regardless of lighting conditions, and without the need for glasses.

Is TECNIS® right for you? It’s best to ask a professional. Call and set up an evaluation with Dr. Brian Haas, 407-841-1490

5 Tips to Maintain Strong, Healthy Eyes

Published on March 3rd, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Eye Care and Eyewear 

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When we’re young, eye health is the norm. From childhood through our 20s, everything in the eye functions basically as it’s supposed to.

Even as we get into our 30s, our lenses are generally clear and flexible, and the zonules that connect them to our eyes are strong. 

As we get into our 40s, eye problems, not eye health, become the norm. Our lenses become harder and less flexible, the zonules weaker. In our 50s, we see more of the same, and usually need bifocals or corrective lenses to see properly. We also face an increased risk of cataracts, glaucoma, and macular degeneration. 

We can’t eliminate the effects of aging, but like any potential malady, prevention is much easier than treatment. Let’s go through some of the things you can do to maintain your healthy eyes longer.

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23 Questions to Ask Your Cosmetic Eye Surgeon Before a Procedure

Published on February 20th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Botox & Fillers  Cataract Surgery  Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery 

Orlando Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery Questions

Whether you’ve decided to combat the signs of aging or you just want to see the world more clearly, you’ve decided on a more confident you through cosmetic eyelid surgery.

Now what? Who goes on this journey with you, and what can you expect?

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Paying for a Cosmetic Procedure: 4 Tried-and-True Options

Published on February 11th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Botox & Fillers  Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery 

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Every person who walks through our doors has a unique story to tell about why they’re here. Maybe a procedure is medically necessary. Maybe she just made a career change, or is newly single. Maybe she has devoted her whole life to others, and just wants to do something for herself for a change.

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Introducing our new optometrist Dr. Beth Norris

Published on February 10th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in About Our Practice  Cataract Surgery  Eye Care and Eyewear 

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Boutique Eye Orlando is pleased to introduce, Beth Norris, as the optometrist at the practice. Dr. Norris specializes in contact lens fittings and glasses prescriptions. She sees patients of all ages from five years old and beyond.

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Diabetic eye screenings at Boutique Eye Orlando

Published on February 9th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Eye Care and Eyewear 

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Anyone suffering from diabetes knows how serious the risks associated with the disease are. Did you know your eyes are especially vulnerable?

A typical eye screening is not a substitute for a full eye exam specifically intended to look for the problems that diabetes can cause. Only an ophthalmologist, like Dr. Brian D. Haas at Boutique Eye Orlando can thoroughly evaluate your eyes for complications from diabetes mellitus.

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One-stitch ptosis surgery (blepharoplasty) means relief for droopy eyelids

Published on February 5th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery 

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If you suffer from a drooping eyelid, known as ptosis, you now how frustrating it can be. It restricts your field of vision and makes you look more tired than you feel.
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Xeomin: How does the newcomer stack up against Botox?

Published on January 23rd, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Botox & Fillers 

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Nobody wants to be limited to a single choice, especially when it comes to their own body. That’s why BOTOX® customers all over the country are embracing the recent introduction of a BOTOX® alternative called XEOMIN®.

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The New CATALYS® Precision Cataract Laser System becomes available in Orlando

Published on January 18th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Cataract Surgery 

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The phrase “state-of-the-art” gets thrown around a lot these days, but what does it mean? More importantly, what does it mean for you?

In the case of cataract laser surgery, it means comfort. It means safety. It means results for patients suffering from cataracts.

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Are you suffering from digital eye strain?

Published on January 7th, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Eye Care and Eyewear 

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It’s 2015, look around, everyone has a smartphone in hand at all times. Go ahead, admit it, when you are in line at the grocery store, what do you do? You reach for the phone right?

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Why Our Patients are Raving about BlephEx™

Published on January 2nd, 2015

Written by Dr. Haas in Eye Care and Eyewear 

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I offered Blephex to a patient 2 months ago who has had the entire gamut of treatment with minimal improvement. Her chief complaint was that she could not read for more than 5 minutes without her vision getting blurry. I saw her last week and she was ecstatic because she could now read without blurry vision. She is an avid reader, and was thrilled that she could enjoy her books.

– from the official BlephEx™ website

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5 Top Eyewear Trends for Men and Women in 2015

Published on December 23rd, 2014

Written by Dr. Haas in Eye Care and Eyewear 

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Thinking about new glasses? Create a new you! At Boutique Eye Orlando, we’ll help you find the perfect pair to break in 2015 in style.

Here are our picks for this year’s best trends in men’s and women’s eyewear.

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