Annual eye examinations are recommended to monitor the changes that may occur in the eye and surrounding structures, and to monitor the overall health of the eye.
Dry eye is a condition in which there are insufficient tears to lubricate and nourish the eye. Tears are necessary for maintaining the health of the front surface of the eye and for providing clear vision. People with dry eyes either do not produce enough tears or have a poor quality of tears. Dry eye is a common and often chronic problem, particularly in older adults.Learn More
It is important to have your eyes examined regularly.Learn More
One of the most common eye diseases is diabetic macular edema (DME). Because DME often doesn't show warning signs in its early stages, it's critical for people with diabetes to get a retina eye exam every year. It lets your eye doctor see if there is damage in the back of your eyes. If there is damage, your doctor can recommend treatments that may help.Learn More
Early detection, through regular and complete eye exams, is the key to protecting your vision from damage caused by glaucoma. A complete eye exam includes five common tests to detect glaucoma.Learn More
Infections and Conjunctivitis can be diagnosed through a comprehensive eye examination. Testing, with special emphasis on evaluation of the conjunctiva and surrounding tissues may be done as well.Learn More
When an eye injury does occur, have an eye doctor or other medical doctor examine the eye as soon as possible, even if the injury seems minor at first. A serious eye injury is not always immediately obvious. Delaying medical attention can cause the damaged areas to worsen and could result in permanent vision loss or blindness.Learn More