All Locations of the Marietta Eye Clinic will be closed on Friday July 3rd and Saturday July 4th in observance of the July 4th holiday. All locations will open again on Monday July 6.

Eye Care Info

Our eye doctors, surgeons and specialists are passionate about your vision. This page is an opportunity for them to share their knowledge with you through educational articles and informative videos.

We offer a full spectrum of eye doctor services for children and adults at our nine locations: Kennestone (Marietta), Windy Hill, West Cobb, Canton, Towne Lake (Woodstock), East Cobb, Douglasville, Acworth, and Paulding (Hiram-Dallas area).

Dr. Amy Cherof is a comprehensive ophthalmologist and cataract surgeon at the Marietta Eye Clinic.

What to Expect Before, During, and After Cataract Surgery by Amy Cherof, M.D.

6/22/2020

When cataracts begin to interfere with your daily activities, you may want to consider cataract surgery. Cataract surgery is one of the safest and most commonly performed surgeries in the United States. During cataract surgery, the cataract — the clouded natural lens — is removed and replaced with an artificial lens, called an intraocular lens…

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Dr. Amy Cherof is a comprehensive ophthalmologist and cataract surgeon at the Marietta Eye Clinic.

How to Choose an Intraocular Lens by Amy Cherof, M.D.

6/22/2020

An intraocular lens (IOL) is an artificial lens implanted during cataract surgery. The IOL replaces the natural lens that has become clouded, yellow, and hazy due to the development of cataract. Replacing the natural lens with an IOL can restore a patient’s vision to its state before the development of cataracts or better. Most IOLs…

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Dr. Amy Cherof is a comprehensive ophthalmologist and cataract surgeon at the Marietta Eye Clinic.

How Often People Ages 40-54 Need Eye Exams by Amy Cherof, M.D.

6/22/2020

Your vision is an essential part of your quality of life, but unfortunately, risk of ocular disease increases with age. Although with proper preventative care most vision loss can be prevented or treated, many people don’t get eye exams as often as they should to ensure long-term eye health. Keep reading to find out how…

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Dr. Amy Cherof is a comprehensive ophthalmologist and cataract surgeon at the Marietta Eye Clinic.

Caring for Your Eyes at Ages 55-64 by Amy Cherof, M.D.

6/22/2020

At each stage of your life, you need different types and frequency of eye examinations and care. In some cases, vision that is lost cannot be recovered, so your best option is to catch and treat eye disease before it affects your vision. The goal is to enjoy a lifetime of excellent sight by providing…

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Dr. Amy Cherof is a comprehensive ophthalmologist and cataract surgeon at the Marietta Eye Clinic.

Caring for Your Eyes at Age 65+ by Amy Cherof, M.D.

6/22/2020

Your vision is fundamental to your quality of life. Many people don’t realize how important it is until it’s too late. The incidence of ocular disease increases with age, so people aged 65 and up are at their most vulnerable when it comes to vision loss. However, most vision loss related to eye disease can…

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Dr. Puneet Panda is a comprehensive ophthalmologist who specializes in dry eye, cataracts, cornea, and refractive surgery.

Taking Care of Your Eyes at Ages 55-64 by Puneet Panda, M.D.

6/22/2020

Your vision is an essential part of your quality of life. Although most vision loss can be prevented if caught early, many people don’t get eye exams as often as recommended. Proper preventative care will give you the upper hand in the effort to keep your eyes healthy and your vision clear. Advice for Most…

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Dr. Puneet Panda is a comprehensive ophthalmologist who specializes in dry eye, cataracts, cornea, and refractive surgery.

Taking Care of Your Eyes at Ages 40-54 by Puneet Panda, M.D.

6/22/2020

Your vision is an essential part of your quality of life. Although most vision loss can be prevented if caught early, many people don’t get eye exams as often as recommended. Proper preventative care gives you the upper hand in keeping your eyes healthy and your vision clear. Start with a Baseline Exam Around age…

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Dr. Puneet Panda is a comprehensive ophthalmologist who specializes in dry eye, cataracts, cornea, and refractive surgery.

Taking Care of Your Eyes at Age 65+ by Puneet Panda, M.D.

6/22/2020

Your vision is fundamental to your quality of life. Unfortunately, you may not realize how easy it is to lose your vision until it is too late. Most vision loss related to eye disease can be prevented if the disease is caught early. Proper preventative care gives you the upper hand in the effort to…

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Dr. Augustine, O.D. is a primary care optometrist with the Marietta Eye Clinic who specializes in ocular disease and provides ocular surgery co-management.

Why Shouldn’t You Sleep in Your Contact Lenses? by Brandy Augustine, O.D.

6/2/2020

Contact lenses are an amazing feat of technology. They bring clear vision and freedom from glasses to millions of people around the world. The latest lens technology can treat many eye disorders, including near-sightedness (myopia), far-sightedness (hyperopia), presbyopia (age-related loss of the ability to focus up close), and astigmatism (irregularly-shaped cornea or lens). However, as…

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Dr. Augustine, O.D. is a primary care optometrist with the Marietta Eye Clinic who specializes in ocular disease and provides ocular surgery co-management.

Healthy Habits to Help Reduce Risk of Glaucoma by Brandy Augustine, O.D.

6/2/2020

Glaucoma is one of the leading causes of blindness. Vision loss caused by glaucoma cannot be reversed, but it can be prevented. There is some evidence that certain lifestyle changes may help reduce the risk of glaucoma when combined with clinical treatment. Although not all are proven to prevent glaucoma, all of the following tips…

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