5 Routine Eye Care Tips You Should Follow
Imagine being unable to see the things you love most in this world: your favorite flower, your family, or even your favorite places around the city. This would be an absolute nightmare for those that once had perfect eyesight. Unfortunately, with a lack of regular eye care routines to follow, this very well could be… Read more »
The Ultimate Diagnosis and Retinal Diseases Treatment Guide
When you think of your ability to see, do you look at it as more of a right or a privilege? This is a question every individual with a retinal disease must face at least once in their life. For most, sight is nothing more than something you are perfectly born with and something that… Read more »
What Are Refractive Procedures?
According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, “If you have a refractive error, such as nearsightedness (myopia), farsightedness (hyperopia), astigmatism or presbyopia, refractive surgery is a method for correcting or improving your vision.” Whether you struggle seeing ahead of you, only see blurry or strained images, or have a difficult time reading a book, refractive… Read more »
PRK VS. LASIK: Which is Better?
When it comes to getting a laser eye surgery, there are many types to choose from. However, the two big dogs remain PRK and LASIK for good reason. So, what makes these two surgeries so different, and which one is right for you and your particular needs? To answer this, let’s look at the details… Read more »
Is LASIK Really Worth It?
If you’ve ever dealt with any refractive eye condition in the past, you have likely heard the name LASIK passed around countless times. But what makes LASIK the cure for all of your eye conditions—and why is it so popular worldwide? To answer these questions, let’s look at both the pros and cons of this… Read more »
Top 4 Glaucoma Treatment Options That Work
Are you tired of having blurred vision? Would you like to finally get rid of these constant headaches that plague you? If so, then it’s time you consider treating your glaucoma with one of the four options below. By doing so, you can finally get back to seeing clearly and enjoying life as you should… Read more »
Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking: Could This Be the Answer to Keratoconus?
If you or a loved one has ever dealt with keratoconus before, then you understand why an answer to this overwhelming problem is needed. To discover why some scientists believe that this procedure is the solution to this common eye condition, let’s take a look at what exactly corneal collagen cross-linking is and how it… Read more »
5 Facts About Cataracts You Didn’t Know
According to the National Eye Institute , “Cataracts affect nearly 22 million Americans age 40 and older. By age 80, more than half of all Americans will have cataracts.” With this said, there are countless facts you’ve likely heard about this highly prevalent eye condition. But, which of them are true and which of them… Read more »
Three Reasons Why You Should Get Astigmatism Correction
According to the American Optometric Association (AOA) , “Astigmatism is a common vision condition that causes blurred vision. It occurs when the cornea – the clear front cover of the eye – is irregularly shaped, or sometimes, because of the curvature of the lens inside the eye.” When it comes to an eye condition such… Read more »
What Is an Advanced Surface Ablation?
When it comes to corrective eye surgery, LASIK tends to reign supreme. However, one solution many individuals tend to forget about is advanced surface ablation. Advanced Surface Ablation (ASA) is one of the most useful and successful laser correction surgery solutions out there. To better understand why ASA is so popular and how it can… Read more »