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Peña Eye Institute in McAllen and Harlingen, TX

Jun 30

During cataract surgery, the clouded lens of the eye is replaced with an artificial lens, making it possible for some people to stop wearing glasses after surgery.

May 16
Tagged with: Glaucoma

Learn about the possibility of getting glaucoma in one eye, the causes of the condition, and the treatments offered by Dr. Raul Peña.

Apr 24
Tagged with: Lasik

LASIK provides immediate results but the timeframe for seeing clearer varies by patient. Learn more as we look at how long it takes for LASIK to work.

Mar 27
Tagged with: Eye Allergies

Allergies tend to be an issue in the spring months. Dr. Raul Peña explains eye allergies and the common triggers, symptoms, and treatments for his patients.

Mar 11
Tagged with: Glaucoma

Glaucoma is a common condition that can lead to vision loss. Learn about the symptoms and warning signs and what you can do to protect your vision.

Feb 26
Tagged with: Lasik

LASIK improves vision, helping to eliminate the need for contact lenses and eyeglasses, but is it still worth it in 2024? Consider the benefits and costs here. 

Jan 30

Both Visian ICL and IntraLASIK are eye surgeries that improve vision and correct refractive errors but there are some important differences between the two.

Dec 21
Tagged with: Eye Drops

The FDA recently recalled several eye drop products. Here, Dr. Raul Peña discusses the brands to avoid and why you should use an alternate product.

Nov 19

Cataract surgery is the only option for treating cataracts, so what can you expect after cataract surgery? Find out as we discuss life after cataract surgery. If you are interested in cataract surgery or would like more information about the procedure and other eye care needs, we welcome you to schedule a consultation with our Harlingen, TX, eye surgeon Raul Peña.

Oct 21

LASIK can improve vision and reduce the need for eyeglasses but you may be wondering “am I too old for LASIK?” Find out as we look at age and LASIK. For more information about LASIK surgery or to find out if you’re a candidate, we welcome you to schedule a consultation at the Peña Eye Institute in Harlingen, TX. 

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