North Metro Surgery Center
North Metro Surgery Center is a freestanding, outpatient surgical facility in Blaine, MN, specializing in podiatric, gastrointestinal, ENT and eye procedures and services. We believe in compassionate medicine, where our focus is on each individual patient.
What is UV?
Ultraviolet radiation (UV) comes naturally from the sun and is simply one form of energy. Although we often think that UV pertains mostly to sunburns and skin cancer, UV rays can also be very harmful to your eyes.
Help! I'm Allergic to My Spice Rack!
We’ve all heard of allergies to peanuts, shellfish, eggs, milk, and gluten, but what about spices? Although rare, spices such as garlic, turmeric, anise, coriander and cumin can cause allergies in as much as two percent of the adult population.
How Do Allergies Affect the Eyes?
In order to treat eye allergies, it is important to know how allergies affect the eyes and what the causes are so they can be avoided.