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Warning Signs of Diabetic Eye Disease

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The long-term effects of Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes extends far beyond your pancreas. Eye damage is a common side effect of diabetes. Diabetic retinopathy occurs when your diabetes causes damage to blood vessels in your retina. The retina is the part of your eye that senses light. Left untreated, diabetic retinopathy can lead…

Excel Eye Center Wins 4 2022 Best Of Utah Valley Awards

The Best of Utah Valley Award

We are happy to announce that Excel Eye Center recently won several 2022 Best of Utah Valley awards in the following categories: Best Cosmetic Surgery Center Best Optical Center Best Kids Eye Doctor Office Best Laser Eye Surgery Center Since Excel Eye Center opened its doors in 1917, we have been proud to serve the…

Why Your Child Should See an Ophthalmologist

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One of the most common disabilities amongst children is vision problems, with one in four school-aged children diagnosed with an eye condition. Children with vision issues typically cannot effectively communicate their vision issues to their caregivers, and initial signs may be hard to detect. So, how can you know that your child sees the world…

Surprising Health Benefits of Cosmetic Surgery

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People may think of plastic surgery as something that’s only skin deep, but coming in for a procedure at Excel Cosmetic Surgery Center can provide real benefits to your physical and mental wellbeing. Check out these seven surprising health benefits of cosmetic surgery. 7 Ways Cosmetic Surgery Can Also Benefit Your Health Does cosmetic surgery…

These Less Invasive Skin Treatments Can Give You Cosmetic Surgery Results Without Going Under the Knife

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Elective cosmetic surgery in Utah and elsewhere can be expensive, requires recovery time, and provides more dramatic final results. If you are looking for minor cosmetic adjustments, want a more subtle look, and want to recover quickly, cosmetic surgery may not be your best solution.  For patients looking for rejuvenation without surgery, Excel Cosmetic Surgery…

No Surgery, Just Results: 5 Self Care Services That Enhance Your Skin

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As we age, skincare is one of the most important investments we can make for ourselves. Establishing a good routine can keep skin looking youthful and prevent potential problems down the road. For example, one of the most important steps we can take in caring for our skin is wearing sunscreen. The simple act of…

The Dangers of Overlooking Your Eye Care

When is the last time you visited a Utah eye doctor? For many, it’s an appointment that gets shuffled to the bottom of the list. If you don’t see or feel a problem with your eyes, it’s not worth going to the eye doctor, right? Not exactly. The truth is, your vision is possibly your…

5 Questions to Ask Before Cosmetic Surgery

Committing to cosmetic surgery is a big decision. It’s common to have questions when it comes to understanding cosmetic procedures and how they can affect your physical appearance, which procedures are available, what to expect in terms of recovery, and how to seek out a qualified Provo cosmetic surgeon for an initial consultation. Here are…

A Beginner’s Guide for Getting Eye Surgery

What to Expect Before, During, and After Eye Surgery Seeking out surgical options to correct vision problems can seem intimidating at first glance. Most people have probably at least heard of LASIK or know that surgery can resolve glaucoma or cataract issues, but the details behind receiving these treatments might still seem a bit fuzzy….

Utah Valley Magazine Feature: Sights Set on Healing

Excel Eye Center is dedicated to helping the Utah Valley community by providing the best eye care, specialized for every case. Recently, Excel Eye Center’s pediatric ophthalmologist, Dr. Brad Henriksen, was featured in Utah Valley Magazine for his work with a young family whose baby had strabismus. See more of the story here: Sights Set…