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Does Having Diabetes Increase Your Risk of Other Eye Conditions?

Uncontrolled diabetes can make you more likely to develop certain eye conditions. These eye conditions can significantly affect your eye and vision health and even cause vision loss. Keep reading...
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Can I Wear Contact Lenses If I Have Cataracts?

A cataract is the clouding of your eye's natural lens. There are different types of cataracts.  Most progress slowly over several years. Due to the slow progression, you might not...
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Follow These Tips by the AAO For Fireworks Safety This Holiday

The countdown is on for the Fourth of July celebrations! Many people are beginning to look forward to having a barbecue with friends and family, enjoying the pool, or watching...
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4 Things You May Not Know About Glaucoma

Glaucoma is a group of serious eye diseases that damage the optic nerve. Both eyes are typically affected, but it may be worse in one eye. Glaucoma often develops due...
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What Does An Intraocular Lens Do?

When it's time for cataract surgery, one thing you'll have to decide is which intraocular lens, or IOL, to take the place of your cloudy cataract lens. IOLs replace the...
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Is Laser Cataract Surgery Worth It?

If you've been diagnosed with cataracts, you'll eventually need cataract surgery to restore clear vision and improve your quality of life. Significant advances in cataract surgery, such as laser cataract...
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Can You Have Glaucoma and Treat It at The Same Time?

Glaucoma is an eye condition that can cause permanent vision loss over time if left untreated. Although glaucoma is not curable, your eye doctor can detect glaucoma during routine eye...
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Are MIGS Procedures Effective for Glaucoma?

Glaucoma is an eye disease that causes damage to the optic nerve. Also called the sneak thief of sight, glaucoma often has no symptoms until it has advanced considerably.  Glaucoma...
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What is a Cataract?

Have you noticed your vision slowly worsening over the last few years? Have you needed to update your glasses prescription more than usual recently? Although you may think it's just...
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3 Reasons to Consider a Multifocal Lens

Has your vision grown dull and dim lately? If you're in your sixties or seventies, cataracts could interfere with your eyesight. If they are, it may be time for cataract...
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