Myopia control aims to slow the progression of nearsightedness using noninvasive techniques, like specialty lenses or atropine eye drops. Slowing myopia’s development can save your child from needing a strong prescription as they age and help prevent risks of high myopia, including retinal detachment, glaucoma, or cataracts. […]
What Are RGP Contact Lenses?
When it comes to vision correction, you have options: Wearing eyeglasses or having laser eye surgery are two of them, but for those who seek a convenient, everyday solution, contacts are often the right fit. Contact lenses offer an alternative for a noninvasive and unobstructed solution to clear vision and are available in many different […]
Myopia & Astigmatism: Are They Related?
Do you find yourself squinting to read street signs or having trouble seeing the board at school? Are you constantly rubbing your eyes, experiencing headaches or eye strain? If so, you may be experiencing the symptoms of myopia or astigmatism. These two eye conditions are more common than you may think. They’re both refractive errors, […]
Common Eye Tests to Identify Glaucoma to Prevent Blindness
Glaucoma is an eye condition that manifests as a result of damage to the optic nerve. The optic nerve connects directly to the brain and can cause blindness if left unchecked. Glaucoma usually comes as a result of fluid building up in the front of the eye, which increases the pressure inside. It can lead […]
How Long Does Digital Eye Strain Last?
Do you notice your eyes feel tired or sore after spending time on your computer? It could be digital eye strain. As computer and digital device use become more prevalent in our daily lives, digital eye strain is on the rise. Unfortunately, it’s nearly impossible to avoid using a digital screen, so what is there […]
Common Retinal Diseases
Learn about the different types of retinal diseases, like macular degeneration, what causes them, and how they can be treated. […]