Eat Your Way to Better Vision – Top 5 Superfoods for Eye Health!
Poor eyesight is a common problem – as many as 23 million American adults have reported vision loss. Many individuals experience difficulty seeing objects close up (farsightedness or hyperopia), others at a distance (nearsightedness or myopia). Proper Eye Health A significant part of taking proper care of your eyes includes providing the nutrients they need... Read more!
I Was Never Going to Have LASIK… Until I Did
Would you trust a LASIK surgeon who wears glasses? The question nagged at Dr. Jennifer Melton when she was a nearsighted young surgeon in training. At the beginning of her career, Dr. Melton, now a board-certified ophthalmologist at Mann Eye Institute and Laser Center in Houston, had decided she probably wouldn’t ever have laser vision... Read more!
Houston Family of Surgeons Believes in Longevity of LASIK
Mike Mann, M.D. has been a trend-setter in the medical community in Houston, Texas for more than 30 years. His internationally renowned ophthalmology practice Mann Eye Institute and Laser Center has been at the forefront of vision correction surgery since its inception. With multiple locations in Houston and Austin, Mann Eye Institute and Laser Center... Read more!
In the Ring with George Foreman and Dr. Mike Mann
Two-Time World Boxing Champion and Olympic Gold Medalist, George Foreman, sat down with our founder, Dr. Mike Mann, after having had the Active Life Lens Procedure at Mann Eye Institute at our Main St. Houston location. In this seven-part series, George Foreman and Dr. Mike Mann talk candidly about the blurry vision that led George... Read more!
How to Make a Tattoo-Loving, ‘Tough Guy’ Cry
Meet young Luke Barker, middle school basketball star. He’s fierce at the three-point line. A real baller. Only trouble is the glasses. They’re not fierce. Or even remotely cool. Basketball and glasses just don’t work well together. So he switched to contacts. But they were uncomfortable, dried out easily and would move on his eyes... Read more!
Get to Know: The Woodlands
Dr. Sabrina Charrier, OD, FAAO How long have you worked at Mann Eye? 3.5 years! Why do you love working for Mann Eye? I am impressed by the level of skill and patient care of the staff and doctors for all of Mann Eye. The Woodlands office, in my opinion, is the best team ever! We... Read more!
Get to Know: Main St.
Dr. Brunson – Optometrist How long have you worked at Mann Eye? I have been at Mann Eye Institute for 13 years! Why do you love working for Mann Eye? I love being part of a team with a singular goal to improve patients’ quality of life! One fun fact about yourself? My first job... Read more!
An Active Life Lens that Addresses ALL Your Vision Needs – Say Hello to Symfony
You probably know someone who has had cataract surgery. The truth is, everyone who lives long enough will eventually develop cataracts. It’s one of the leading causes of visual impairment. Modern cataract surgery – which is far less invasive than it used to be – has reached a level of sophistication that allows for better... Read more!
Ways LASIK Can Help You Have a Better Football Season
Who’s ready for some football?! Whether you are a Friday Night Lights high school football fan, a college football fanatic or a Monday night armchair quarterback, the best season of the year is finally here. But what if you aren’t experiencing the game at the level you could be? If your vision is less than... Read more!
Cataract Patients Go “Dropless” and Enjoy Significant Benefits
Cataract patients in Houston have reason to rejoice thanks to a new “dropless” cataract surgery method available at Mann Eye Institute. It is designed to eliminate one of the most frustrating aspects of cataract surgery: Postoperative eye drops. In standard cataract surgery, patients are required to diligently use antibiotic and steroid eye drops before and... Read more!