What To Expect Post LASIK

LASIK surgery is a procedure that is potentially life-changing and while there are multiple instructions from Dr. Kent Wellish here at Wellish Vision Institute in Las Vegas of what do pre-surgery there are also instructions for post-surgery. What is LASIK you may ask? LASIK is an acronym for laser-assisted in situ keratomileuses which is also […]

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November Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month

Las Vegas ophthalmologist Dr. Wellish and his team of highly trained doctors want to ensure that our patients are educated on eye diseases and how to treat and/or even prevent these diseases from continuing. November marks the national diabetic eye awareness month and here at Wellish Vision Institute in Las Vegas & Henderson, we want […]

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Healthy Vision Aging Month

Your health should be your main concern, and Wellish Vision Institute in Las Vegas, NV is here to help you gain knowledge on the subject. September marks National healthy aging month and the doctors here at Wellish Vision Institute want to direct the attention towards your vision. Our goal here is to bring the positives […]

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Cataract Awareness Month

The board of optometry has marked June as the official month to bring awareness to cataracts. Cataracts are clouding of the normally clear lens of the eye. When you have this clouding it, in turn, causes partial blindness and glares when driving at night. Caratacts can range in seriousness and the good news is here […]

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Healthy Vision Month

Summer is here, which means more outdoor activities, events, sports, and sunshine! Stated from the American Academy of Ophthalmology, May is the month to bring awareness to healthy vision. Dr. Wellish and our staff at Wellish Vision Institute located in Las Vegas want to ensure that you are taking care of your eyes and maintaining […]

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Sports Eye Safety Awareness Month

Who doesn’t love to play sports? We all do! Sports is a fun way to interact with others, build friendships, exercise, and stay in shape. The one negative impact that sports can have is the injury that it can cause on your body and your eyesight. Every 13 minutes, an emergency room treats a sports-related […]

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Which Premium Lens is Best For You?

How to choose the best premium lens implant for your lifestyle. For adults that have been diagnosed with a cataract, a premium lens implant (IOL), or lifestyle lens, can allow patients to no longer need glasses or contacts to see at a variety of distances. Some lenses are better for patients that drive more at […]

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Prevent Diabetic Eye Disease!

Keep Your Eyes Healthy To Prevent Diabetic Eye Disease (Diabetic Retinopathy) The most common eye disease among diabetics is diabetic retinopathy. This eye disease occurs when blood vessels in the retina are damaged and is usually in both eyes. The most common symptom of diabetic retinopathy is slight changes in vision. Over time, the condition […]

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Glaucoma: The Silent Disease

Glaucoma is one of the leading causes of blindness in the United States. It usually happens when fluid builds up in the front part of your eye. That extra fluid increases the pressure in your eye, damaging the optic nerve. This is a serious eye condition that shows no early warning signs or symptoms. Typically, […]

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Food for Thought: Eating for Healthy Eyes

Wellish Vision Institute, in Las Vegas, Nevada, wants to make sure their patients are eating healthily because it is vital for healthy eyes! Eating right important for living a healthy lifestyle and eating foods that are rich in nutrients can help important organs, like your eyes! Eyes need certain nutrients to be healthy and function at […]

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