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What is new with Macular Degeneration?

Age related macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of blindness in the United States in those people age 55 and over. Over 10 million people in the U.S. suffer from some form of AMD.  Even though many new treatments are now available, AMD remains a very prominent cause of blindness and is becoming much […]


“The eyes are the window to your soul.”

William Shakespeare once said, “The eyes are the window to your soul.”  Those eyes that let you watch your kids play ball, see the Eiffel Tower, read the beautiful words of a novel, or to see the precise detail in building clocks.  Those eyes that show a person’s emotional state when a smile, whether real […]


The University of Louisville Refractive Surgery Training Program

This past year, the Suburban Excimer Laser Center began training the University of Louisville Ophthalmology Residents to perform LASIK. With support from Johnson & Johnson Vision, Dr. Richard Eiferman, Dr. Mark Cassol and myself became certified to provide LASIK training to the University of Louisville Residents. Johnson & Johnson Vision is providing our laser center […]


Why Do My Eyes Water All of the Time?

Dry Eye If your eyes water, it could from one of several problems. The most common reason for the eyes to water is actually dry eyes, which seems counter intuitive. The reason that dry eyes can cause watering is from reflex tearing. There are two types of tear glands: smaller ones, known as accessory lacrimal […]


Why Choose Our Practice to Have LASIK Surgery?

Why choose our practice to have LASIK surgery? What doctor you choose to perform your LASIK procedure is a very important choice. So how do you make that decision? The first and probably most critical factor is whether the surgeon that you choose performs all aspects of the examination process before and after the procedure.  […]



What’s New in Cataract Surgery?

Cataract surgery is one of the most common outpatient procedures performed in the United States with over 3 million procedures performed annually. Cataract surgery involves the removal of the natural lens of the eye which has become clouded followed by replacement with an artificial lens implant known as an intraocular lens or IOL.  Patients typically […]


What’s New in LASIK Today?

Lamellar-Assisted In Situ Keratomileusis, commonly known as LASIK, has been performed in the United States since the late 1990s. Prior to the introduction of LASIK, photorefractive keratectomy, or PRK, was the main refractive surgery procedure done in the U.S. PRK vs. LASIK The difference between the two procedures is that PRK uses an Excimer laser […]



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Dr. Burns is Dancing with the Stars!!

  PRESS RELEASE: For Immediate Release October 30, 2017 Louisville, Kentucky – Dr. Frank Burns Dancing to Raise Money for Surgery on Sunday Louisville Louisville native, Dr. Frank Burns, is competing in “Dancing With Prospect Stars” on Sunday, February 18, 2018 to raise money for Surgery on Sunday Louisville. The event, in its fifth year […]


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