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Eye Health Blog

Our eye health blog answers your most pressing questions about eye care, vision and common eye ailments.

You might suffer from dry eye — and wonder how you can prevent it. Maybe you’re planning to get cataract surgery and want to know what to expect. Or you might just be looking to change up your diet to include more types of food that promote eye health.

Whatever your needs, our eye health blog can empower you with insights to inform your decisions.

The eye doctor is “in.”

We’ll Be At Port St. Lucie’s Health Fair September 21st

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Look for the Benaim Eyeteam at the upcoming fair – you can learn all about modern lens solutions for cataracts and low vision. Talk to the experts and lets get you started on the road to...

Dr. Benaim is newly appointed to the Corporate Board of Jupiter Medical Center

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Dr. Benaim is newly appointed to the Corporate Board of Jupiter Medical Center The non-profit community hospital, Jupiter Medical Center, is the foremost medical institution in Northern Palm...

Protect your Eyes from harmful UV rays

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Question: Can UV rays damage your eyes?     Answer: Yes. The UV-A rays can harm your central vision. It can damage the macula a part of the retina at the back of the eye. The UV-B rays can harm...

Bruising on my eye!

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I woke up this morning and it looks like my eye is bleeding what is going on? A sub-conjunctival hemorrhage is similar to a bruise on the skin- it is like a “bruise” on the eye. It normally...

What does it mean to have conjunctivitis?

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I was told that I have conjunctivitis what does this mean? Conjunctivitis is most commonly referred to as “red” or “pink” eye.  The conjunctiva, which contains tiny blood vessels, produces mucus...

How to treat Blepharitis?

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Affecting all ages, Blepharitis is a usually non-contagious and common eye disorder that is caused by bacterial or skin conditions. It involves the inflammation of the eyelash follicles, along...

Retinal Detachment

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  What is a retinal detachment?   A retinal detachment occurs when the retina is pulled away from its normal position.  A retinal detachment is a very serious problem that almost always...