Keeping you safe from COVID-19

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Firstly, we want to say we sincerely hope you, your friends and family are healthy during these stressful times. We feel privileged to be a part of your health care team and are taking steps to keep you as safe as possible for everyone who comes in.* We have established a verbal coronavirus screening and enhanced cleaning… Read more »

Marijuana Not Useful for Glaucoma

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Medical Marijuana: Not Useful for Glaucoma

Laura Nennig, OD November 18, 2018 Now with the approval of medical marijuana use in Missouri, I’m anticipating many patients asking about whether marijuana is useful for treating glaucoma, some out of curiosity and others hoping to get a prescription.  Here are a few things to know. Marijuana: schedule 1 drug Marijuana is currently categorized… Read more »

Zika Virus

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  Zika Virus   Zika Virus, also known as ZIKV, is the latest infectious disease threat to capture the attention of the American public. With its origin in Brazil, the host country of this year’s Summer Olympics, and its association with potentially severe birth defects, Zika understandably has many people concerned.