Dr. Leon Remis is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist specializing in all areas of ophthalmic medicine including cataracts, glaucoma, diabetic eye care and eye muscle surgery. Dr. Remis opened his medical practice over thirty years ago in Marblehead, MA. Dr. Remis provides comprehensive eye care to patients of all ages and gladly accepts new patients.
Dr. Remis specializes in cataract surgery. Surgery is performed on an out patient basis at both The North Shore Medical Center in Salem and Massachusetts General Hospital in Danvers, Massachusetts.
What is a cataract?
The lens in one's eye focuses the light rays on the retina, resulting in the crispt image of what we see. A coudy lens disperses the light, resulting in cloudy, blurry vision. This is most often a result of the natural aging process, though it may may also be attributed to genetics, medications, or certain diseases. ...read more