July 2019


Macular Degeneration Causes, Treatment, and Prevention

macular degeneration

Macular degeneration is the most common cause of irreversible vision loss in older people. This disorder occurs when the central part of the retina deteriorates, often affecting vision. There are […]

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6 Ways Seasonal Allergies Affect Your Eyes

Seasonal Allergies

When people think of seasonal allergies, they usually think of sneezing or perhaps coughing, but may not realize that allergies can also affect the eyes. Seasonal outdoor allergens such as […]

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Seven Benefits Keratoconus Patients can Reap from Wearing Scleral Lenses

Benefits Keratoconus Patients can Reap from Wearing Scleral Lenses

Keratoconus is a complex condition affecting the eye in which the outer layer of the eye itself, the cornea, becomes too weak to keep the correct shape. As the cornea […]

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Nearsighted or Farsighted? Myopia and Hyperopia Explained

Nearsighted or Farsighted? Myopia and Hyperopia Explained

Myopia (nearsightedness) and hyperopia (farsightedness) are two common eye conditions that can cause significant vision impairment if left untreated. Although the types of vision problems myopia and hyperopia cause are […]

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Preparing for Your Child’s First Eye Exam

kids eye exam

Your child should have their first comprehensive eye exam between the ages of six months and one year. After this, exams should take place every two to five years, depending […]

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