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Ophthalmic Specialists of Michigan Responds to Growing Demand for Eye Care Specialists in Metro Detroit Adding New Physicians and Expanding Facilities

Dearborn Location

Dearborn, MI – Ophthalmic Specialists of Michigan (OSM) has welcomed two new physicians, Dr. Benjamin Reinherz, a Vitreoretinal Disease and Surgery specialist and Dr. Bianca Kizy, a Cataract Surgery and Comprehensive Ophthalmologist to their growing team of eye care specialists. In addition, the group also recently opened a brand-new facility in Dearborn, MI. With more… Read More


October Welcomes National Health Education Week

Woman peeking over book

Although our health is extremely important often everyday life can get in the way of making good choices and healthy habits. Thus, a movement began in 1995 to spread awareness of public health issues and the importance of health education. We would like to join the movement in encouraging overall health and addressing the vital… Read More


How to Avoid Eye Strain

Woman experiencing eye strain headache

Eye strain symptoms can appear after using your sight for an extended period of time especially when concentrating on one area. You may notice headaches, blurriness, dryness, irritation, and pain in the neck, shoulders, or back. Not giving your vision an opportunity to recover can cause discomfort, but below are helpful tips in avoiding such… Read More


OSM Wishes Those Who Celebrate a Happy New Year!

Happy Rosh Hashana

September is Healthy Aging Month!

Because We Care

It is an ideal time to take a closer look at your lifestyle and habits. The way we live our lives has a direct impact on our longevity and happiness. A good diet and regular exercise can give you more active years as you grow older including prolonging optimum eyesight. Aging and Our Eyes Our… Read More


Happy Labor Day Weekend!

Happy Labor Day Weekend

Ophthalmic Specialists of Michigan would like to extend our sincere appreciation to our exceptional staff. You work so hard every day to ensure our patients’ eye care needs are met. You continually go above and beyond and your integrity does not go unnoticed. We wish you all a well-deserved Labor Day weekend!


Eye Vitamins Can Help Prevent Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Classes on a Carrot

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) occurs when the macula in the retina becomes damaged. This causes a loss of central vision and an inability to see fine details although peripheral vision remains the same. Treatment cannot restore any vision lost but medical studies show eye vitamins can slow down the process of further vision impairment. Types… Read More


The Eye Allergy

Man Putting In Eye Drops

If your eyes itch and are red, tearing or burning, you may be experiencing eye allergies. Otherwise known as allergic conjunctivitis, a condition that affects millions of Americans.  Many people will treat their nasal allergies, but ignore their itchy, red, watery eyes. Eye Allergy Symptoms The symptoms can occur alone but usually accompany the sneezing,… Read More


October 7, 2018 – Fall 2018 Continuing Education Seminar

Continuing Education Seminar

Fall 2018 Continuing Education Seminar Sunday, October 7th Registration begins at 9:00 am Brunch/presentations 9:30 am -1:30 pm Please RSVP by: September 1st at http://OSMFallCE107.rsvpify.com Townsend Hotel: 100 Townsend Street, Birmingham, MI 48009 Attendees will receive three (3) CE credits in Pharmacological Management. For additional information, please contact Rachel Wojciechowski at rwojciechowski@osmich.com


Chalazion – An Eyelid Cyst

Chalazion Eyelid Cyst

A chalazion is a condition that appears when an oil gland in the eyelid becomes blocked. A cyst will form that is a relatively painless lump usually found in the upper or lower eyelid as well as one or both eyes.  Patients usually notice the cyst developing gradually over the course of a few weeks…. Read More