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. 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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Dr. Puneet Panda is a comprehensive ophthalmologist at the Marietta Eye Clinic who specializes in cataract surgery, dry eye, cornea, and LASIK and refractive surgery.

Surprising Symptoms of Dry Eye by Puneet Panda, M.D.

5/21/2020

It’s not uncommon to see signs of dry eye in patients who aren’t even aware they suffer from it. This is because dry eye can present itself in different ways from patient to patient, and people often don’t associate the symptoms they experience with dry eye. In the majority of cases, dry eye causes discomfort.…

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Dr. Puneet Panda is a comprehensive ophthalmologist at the Marietta Eye Clinic who specializes in cataract surgery, dry eye, cornea, and LASIK and refractive surgery.

Getting to the Bottom of Dry Eye by Puneet Panda, M.D.

5/13/2020

Dry eye disease, also referred to as dry eye syndrome, is the medical diagnosis for the umbrella term “dry eyes,” which refers more to the symptoms than an underlying issue. There are multiple subtypes of dry eye disease, and each is treated differently. Only a medical professional can determine what causes dry eye in an…

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Dr. Jung Ha Park is a primary care optometrist at the Marietta Eye Clinic who specializes in ocular disease and provides ocular surgery co-management.

When to Schedule an Eye Exam by Jung Ha Park, O.D.

4/30/2020

Vision is fundamental to quality of life, but most people don’t get eye exams as often as they should. Putting off comprehensive exams puts your ocular health at risk. Many vision problems and ocular diseases progress slowly. Because they progress so gradually, changes may be difficult to notice before they become serious problems. To keep…

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Dr. Puneet Panda is a comprehensive ophthalmologist at the Marietta Eye Clinic who specializes in cataract surgery, dry eye, cornea, and LASIK and refractive surgery.

What is a Femtosecond Laser? by Puneet Panda, M.D.

4/30/2020

With continuing advancements in technology, cataract surgery is safer and more effective than ever. One of the latest advancements is the femtosecond laser – an infrared laser that emits bursts of laser energy at an extremely fast rate. These lasers have a pulse duration of one quadrillionth of a second. Femtosecond lasers were originally introduced…

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

Important Times to Schedule an Eye Exam by Brittany McNeely, O.D.

4/30/2020

Vision is fundamental to quality of life. Unfortunately, most people don’t have eye exams as often as they should, putting their ocular health at risk. Many vision problems and ocular diseases progress slowly. Because they progress so gradually, changes may be difficult to notice before they become serious problems. To keep you and your loved…

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