Grosinger, Spigelman & Grey Eye Surgeons provide precision technology for the 21st Century.
Winter is almost over, and outdoor activities will be starting. Playing sports with glasses at times could be difficult and dangerous.Grosinger, Spigelman & Grey Eye Surgeons care about your well being. With over 20,000 thousand Lasik surgeries performed, award winning surgeons are offering a special for the month of April with a $500 discount for Lasik Surgery on both eyes. The offer is limited to first 10 callers !!!
From the Blog:
The Quest to Create a Bionic Eye Gets Clearer
Restoring sight to the blind has proved particularly challenging for scientists, but a new technology combining an eye implant and video-camera-enabled glasses may soon be available in the U.S. Researchers have been pursuing the development of such a bionic eye for decades, in some cases spending hundreds of millions of dollars…[Read more].
15 Things Didn’t Know About Eyes
The average blink lasts for about 1/10th of a second.
While it takes some time for most parts of your body to warm up to their full potential, your eyes are on their “A game” 24/7.
Eyes heal quickly. With proper care, it only takes about 48 hours for the eye to repair a corneal scratch.
Seeing is such a big part of everyday life that it requires about half of the brain to get involved.
Newborns don’t produce tears. They make crying sounds, but the tears don’t start flowing until they are about 4-13 weeks old.
Around the world, about 39 million people are blind and roughly 6 times that many have some kind of vision impairment.
Doctors have yet to find a way to transplant an eyeball. The optic nerve that connects the eye to the brain is too sensitive to reconstruct successfully.
The cells in your eye come in different shapes. Rod-shaped cells allow you to see shapes, and cone-shaped cells allow you to see color.
You blink about 12 times every minute.
Your eyes are about 1 inch across and weigh about 0.25 ounce.
Some people are born with two differently colored eyes. This condition is heterochromia.
Even if no one in the past few generations of your family had blue or green eyes, these recessive traits can still appear in later generations.
Each of your eyes has a small blind spot in the back of the retina where the optic nerve attaches. You don’t notice the hole in your vision because your eyes work together to fill in each other’s blind spot.
Out of all the muscles in your body, the muscles that control your eyes are the most active.
80% of vision problems worldwide are avoidable or even curable.
Refer a Friend and be entered for a contest to win the iPad Mini from Apple. Please tell your friends to let us know that they have been referred by (Your name first and last, phone number). The winner will be announced in our newsletter. If you are not on our list please signup by clicking on this link.
Grosinger, Spigelman & Grey Eye Surgeons
1750 S. Telegraph Rd., Ste 205
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302 USA