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    “Dropless” Cataract Surgery – First in Columbus Ohio!

    What is Dropless Cataract Surgery? 3.6 million cataract surgeries are performed in the United States each year. It is one of the most successful, celebrated and life-changing procedures performed on the human body. To reduce the chance of infection from natural bacterial skin flora, betadine preparation to the operative area in a sterile environment is […]


    Cataract Surgery Reduces Auto Accidents

    A study in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA, 2002;288:841-849) demonstrates that cataract surgery reduces the rate of auto accidents by 50% in older patients. This study recruited cataract patients between the ages of 55 and 84 years from 12 Alabama eye clinics and included 174 patients who had cataract surgery and 103 who […]

    Crystalens Trulign™ Toric Implant for Cataract Surgery – First in Columbus Ohio !

    Most patients prefer to reduce their dependence on corrective lenses and bifocals after cataract surgery. That means they want to see clearly, without glasses not just at distance but also at arms length – their speedometer in their car or their computer monitor, and at near: the ladies want to look in the mirror to […]

    Advances in Cornea Transplantation – Columbus, Ohio

    Read Dr Erdey’s recently published article: Large-Diameter DALK technique minimizes postoperative astigmatism     For more information about DALK, Read more:


    ICL (Implantable Contact Lens)

    The Implantable Contact Lens (ICL™) is a lens made of a highly biocompatible Collamer® material that is permanently implanted into the eye, providing an alternative to glasses, contact lenses and Laser Vision Correction (PRK/LASIK) surgery. It is similar in design to implants inserted routinely during cataract surgery. The implant focuses light rays onto the retina resulting […]


    Custom Laser Vision Correction (LASIK, PRK)

    Custom wavefront ablation is a modification of conventional Laser Vision Correction. All of the eye’s unique visual errors are first measured and then downloaded into the laser for subsequent treatment with LASIK or PRK. Laser vision correction has traditionally provided the same type of correction as spectacles or contact lenses by permanently treating myopia, hyperopia, and astigmatism. Recent studies have […]


    Eyelid Surgery

    Eyelid surgery can dramatically restore a more youthful, rested, and naturally alert appearance. Cosmetic eyelid surgeryinvolves the removal of loose skin folds and bagginess, and can be performed on the upper and lower eyelids. While eyelid surgery is useful for removing excess tissue, laser skin resurfacing tightens and rejuvenates damaged skin. In this procedure, a high energy beam […]

    Our cornea transplant patient throws first pitch!

    2011: Central Ohio Lions Eye Bank event with the Columbus Clippers Dr. Erdey’s bilateral corneal transplant recipient, Richard Reed, threw out the first pitch for a STRIKE! » Read More!

    Celebrating 20 years of providing Ophthalmology and Eye Care Services in Columbus, Ohio !

      The Erdey Searcy Eye Group is proud to celebrate 20 years of providing Ophthalmology and Eye Care Services to our patients in Columbus, Ohio !


    Macular Degeneration

    Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is an aging change in the area of the retina that provides central vision. AMD results from damage to the photoreceptors within the macula, a tiny area at the center of the retina in the back of the eye (see diagram). People with AMD may develop deterioration of their central vision […]