About Dr. Steven Stetson

Born in Connecticut and raised in Upstate New York , Dr. Stetson graduated Cum Laude from Colgate University in New York, and then earned an MD degree with honors at the University of Vermont College of Medicine. He distinguished himself again in residency at the Albany Medical Center, where he obtained the highest percentile in the Ophthalmology Knowledge Assessment Examinations. Dr. Stetson has performed more than 50,000 refractive surgeries and has been on staff at Diamond Vision since 2004, before becoming Medical Director in 2006.


How and When to Use Warm Eye Compress

May 20th, 2019|

It’s spring and there’s one prob­lem we know our patients will men­tion to us: dry, itchy eyes from all the pollen here in the Tri-State and Atlanta regions. We suf­fer from the pollen, too, and we’re eye­care pro­fes­sion­als!

Before you reach for eye­dr

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Blurry and Cloudy Vision — Causes and Treatment

May 11th, 2019|

Vision loss comes in a cou­ple of ways, includ­ing blur­ring and cloudy vision, which, med­ical­ly speak­ing, are not nec­es­sar­i­ly the same thing.

Why You Have Blurry or Cloudy Vision and How to Treat It?

Blur­ry vision occurs when vision l

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Itchy Eyes — Causes and Treatment

April 20th, 2019|

Every­one gets itchy eyes at some point. Indoor and out­door aller­gies, wear­ing con­tact lens­es, or bac­te­r­i­al or viral infec­tions are going to make your eyes itch. Here’s how you can take care of this before it caus­es seri­ous dam­age.

Allergies A

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5 Health Tips to Prevent Cataracts

March 11th, 2019|

As the aver­age age in the US ris­es, pre­vent­ing cataracts is becom­ing one of the more urgent con­ver­sa­tions eye care providers have with patients.

Many peo­ple have a cataract, which is a cloud­ing of the lens in one or both eyes. Cataracts usu­al­ly st

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Why Does My Eye Hurt When I Blink?

February 28th, 2019|

We’ve all expe­ri­enced eye pain when blink­ing. Usu­al­ly, it lasts a few moments and we for­get all about it. But if it hap­pens often, there could be some­thing going on beyond get­ting caught in a dust storm or col­laps­ing on a dusty sofa.

Check Yo

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What is Allergic Conjunctivitis — Causes and Treatment

February 24th, 2019|

Aller­gic con­junc­tivi­tis is a type of pink eye (con­junc­tivi­tis) caused by expo­sure to aller­gens. It rarely presents the same dan­gers as viral or bac­te­r­i­al con­junc­tivi­tis

Most cas­es of aller­gic con­junc­tivi­tis are caused by aller­gens that spread easi

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Why is My Eyebrow Twitching

February 20th, 2019|

It’s not unusu­al to expe­ri­ence occa­sion­al facial tremors or eye­brow twitch­ing. If these invol­un­tary move­ments become chron­ic or con­stant, there may be a prob­lem to inves­ti­gate.

Diet Can Be Behind Eyebrow Twitching

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How to Safely Flush Your Eye

February 15th, 2019|

Have you noticed a sign by the first aid kit at work or in the break room about how to flush your eye? If you work in an envi­ron­ment where chem­i­cals are used, there may also be an eye flush­ing sta­tion.

Regard­less of where you work, know­ing how to

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How to Get Rid of Yellow Eyes

February 11th, 2019|

Why are my eyes yel­low?” is one of the more alarm­ing ques­tions you would ask your­self in front of the bath­room mir­ror one morn­ing.

Yel­low eyes, or more accu­rate­ly yel­lowed scle­ra (the white sur­face of the eye­ball) isn’t unusu­al, but it does indic

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How Long Is Pink Eye Contagious?

February 8th, 2019|

Pink eye (med­ical name: con­junc­tivi­tis) is a com­mon eye infec­tion that affects the sur­face of the eye and the area around it. The viral and bac­te­r­i­al forms spread eas­i­ly, par­tic­u­lar­ly through shar­ing items at work, school, or home.

Almost every­one

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