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February 16, 2024

A retinal detachment is an eye condition that can seriously affect if your eyes are healthy. If not treated promptly, a retinal detachment can cause permanent vision loss.It's essential to know your risk for retinal detachment and the signs of a retinal tear or detachment so you can get prompt treatment when those signs appear. Keep…...

January 16, 2024

Glaucoma is one of the leading causes of blindness in adults over 60. There is no cure for glaucoma, and any vision loss due to the eye condition is permanent and irreversible.Part of what makes glaucoma challenging for patients is it presents few if any, symptoms in the early stages of the eye condition. This is why it's often…...

December 7, 2023

Are your eyes dry, itchy, or causing you discomfort? You aren't alone, especially during this time of year.Your eyes can get irritated for all kinds of reasons. When most people think about the season that makes their eyes most irritated, they think of spring and allergy season.But while you don't have to worry about most…...

November 7, 2023

When buying new glasses, it can be easy to get overwhelmed by your choices. You may find it challenging to find a pair of glasses that you like the look of when you're wearing them rather than liking them when they are on display. How often have you found what you think is the perfect pair of glasses, tried them on, and realized they…...

October 5, 2023

Routine eye exams are necessary to keep your eyes healthy, especially as you age. Your risk of developing age-related eye conditions like cataracts and macular degeneration increases as you age.These eye conditions often cause significant vision loss. Most of these eye conditions are also undetectable in their early stages without a…...

September 1, 2023

Do you suffer from blurry vision? Does it feel like you're looking at the world around you through a foggy or dirty window?These are some of the signs associated with having a cataract. Cataracts are a highly prevalent eye condition.Most people will get cataracts at some point in their life. While cataracts are usually a result of…...

August 15, 2023

Are your eyes dry? Do they sometimes feel like they can't get enough moisture, no matter what you do?It isn't uncommon for your eyes to feel dry sometimes. Your eyes need constant moisture to stay healthy, producing tears consistently.They can feel a little dry when you're in a dry environment, dehydrated, or for other…...

7/31/23

How long has it been since your last eye exam? If you can't remember the answer, that may be a sign that it's been too long.Routine eye exams are vital to maintaining healthy eyes and vision. If you have a refractive error, your eyes should be examined annually to ensure your prescription is current.But even if you think you have…...

June 22, 2023

Do you have astigmatism? You may wonder if you can treat the refractive error during cataract surgery.Cataract surgery is the only way to treat cataracts. If you have cataracts affecting your quality of life, your cataract surgeon has likely recommended having cataract surgery.But cataract surgery can do much more than restore the vision…...

June 27, 2019

While a painful, red sunburn immediately tells you that you’ve had too much sun exposure, sun damage to your eyes is usually silent until long after the harm is done. Fortunately, your strongest defense is easy: a well-made pair of sunglasses....