What is Glaucoma

What is Glaucoma

The first reaction that I get when I discuss glaucoma with my patients is shock. Many of them have heard of this disease before and many of them worry that they will eventually become blind. While glaucoma is a leading cause of blindness for people over 60 years old,...
WHEN SHOULD CHILDREN GET THEIR EYES CHECKED?

WHEN SHOULD CHILDREN GET THEIR EYES CHECKED?

Healthy eyes and vision are so important, especially for children’s development. That’s why it’s so important that they get their eyes checked regularly to detect vision problems or eye diseases and get early treatment. A child’s vision is usually first screened...
HOW OFTEN SHOULD ADULTS GET THEIR EYES CHECKED?

HOW OFTEN SHOULD ADULTS GET THEIR EYES CHECKED?

Many eye diseases have no signs or symptoms, which is why it’s so important to have your eyes checked in order to maintain good vision and healthy eyes.The timing is based on age, health and risk of developing eye problems. If your eyes are healthy and your vision is...