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What Color Blindness Really Looks Like

February 29, 2024

When you think of a person who experiences color blindness, you might imagine that they see the world in black and white, like an old TV show. Fortunately, most people who experience color blindness do not have total color blindness, as the condition is quite rare. In this post, we’ll explore exactly what color blindness is […]

Treating Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)

February 15, 2024

February is Age-Related Macular Degeneration Month, and we want to help you learn more about this common condition. Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a disease that affects the macula: the part of the retina that allows you to see sharp objects straight ahead. Aging causes the macula to degenerate. As the most common cause of vision loss […]

Glaucoma Awareness Month: Signs to Watch For

January 31, 2024

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month, and we think it’s important to take time and share more about this commonly misunderstood group of eye conditions. While often thought of as a singular disease, glaucoma is really multiple diseases with similar traits and effects on the eye and vision. The eye works a lot like a camera, reflecting […]

Can Cataracts Be Cured?

January 15, 2024

According to the National Eye Institute, over half of Americans over age 80 have cataracts or have had them removed. These films over the eye often develop naturally with age, but over time, they can negatively impact your eyesight. The question many patients have is, “Can you cure cataracts?” That depends on your specific needs and the […]

What Is Ptosis and What To Do About It

December 31, 2023

Ptosis is a condition that affects the upper eyelid of a person and causes it to droop down. The drooping may be insignificant and slight, or it may be so severe that an individual’s vision is affected. There are various treatments available to help patients with this condition, given its potential severity. Ensure you know the […]

How Diabetes Can Affect Your Eyes

December 15, 2023

With over 11% of the U.S. population affected, diabetes is an incredibly prevalent condition. Though many know about diabetes, and some may even know a few of the complications associated with it, few know that diabetes can significantly impact the eyes. Known as diabetic retinopathy, this eye complication of diabetes affects over a quarter of those with diabetes. In […]

Life After Cataract Surgery: What To Expect

November 30, 2023

Cataracts are an eye condition characterized by clouding over the lens, leading to blurry vision, light sensitivity, and other visual impairments. Typically, cataract surgery is recommended once vision and quality of life begin to be seriously affected. Though cataracts affects over 20 million Americans, few know what to expect regarding cataract surgery recovery and results. Here’s […]

Top Causes for Your Dry Eyes

November 15, 2023

Dry eyes can cause intense discomfort with feelings of stinging, burning, irritation, and itchiness. In addition to the discomfort, dry eyes can increase your risk of eye infection, which can have serious complications. Thankfully, many treatments exist. However, not every treatment will apply to you and your dry eyes. Knowing what is causing your dry eyes […]

What You Need To Be Doing For Proper Eye Health

October 31, 2023

Taking care of your eyes is necessary, but it shouldn’t be difficult. While many have skincare routines, few have consistent eye care routines. Employing a few helpful tips and being more knowledgeable can improve eye health and ensure lasting vision for as long as possible. Here are some eye health tips you need to implement if you […]

For a Safer, Faster LASIK Experience, Try IntraLase© LASIK

October 15, 2023

LASIK has long been the norm for improving visual acuity, leading many to live clearer lives without needing visual aids such as glasses or contacts. Despite how well the procedure works and the limited risks associated with it, innovation doesn’t stop. IntraLase© LASIK is a safer and faster way for LASIK to be done. Removing […]

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