Retina Scan May Give Early Warning of Alzheimer’s Disease

Article originally published on A new study shows that an eye scan may be a relatively easy, inexpensive way to test for early Alzheimer’s disease. The study builds on research showing that closely examining the retina might help detect Alzheimer’s in its early stages. The retina is made up of brain tissue. Retinas are connected to the brain … Continued

New Artificial Iris is Now Available

The first stand-alone prosthetic iris has received regulatory approval in the United States. CustomFlex Artificial Iris (HumanOptics) is a flexible silicone device indicated for adults and children with congenital aniridia or iris defects due to albinism, traumatic injury or surgical removal. “Today’s approval of the first artificial iris provides a novel method to treat iris … Continued

Google Glass

With the recent buzz of Google Glass, one can’t help but wonder how these glasses are going to impact the eyes of those who use Glass. Google has warned of potential eye strain, headaches, and have banned children under the age of 13 from wearing them for fear of permanently damaging their eyesight. Google also … Continued

Celebrating 15-years of service to Wichita.

Wichita Eye Doctor, Sam Cohlmia, celebrates 15-years of helping Wichitans see and feel like a million bucks. Being compassionate and using the latest technology to change a person’s outlook on life, one set of eyes at a time. Have you ever considered what it would be like to be blind? Our eyes offer us so … Continued