age related hyperopia

Assisting a Family Member That Has Hyperopia (Farsightedness)

It is quite difficult for elderly people, especially your mother or father, to tell you they are having visual problems. They don’t know how to describe it and most of the time they don’t even realize there has been a change – then their pr...

Older Couple
Double Vision

Kick your Keratoconus with Collagen Cross Linking

If you suffer with the progressive disorder known as keratoconus, we have great news! On April 18, 2016 the FDA approved a treatment to kick your keratoconus. Now it is possible to “kick” your keratoconus with collagen cross linking.  This treat...

Chalazion Bump On Eyelid

A Chalazion: Causes, Surgery, and Treatment

Although they are an annoyance to most who periodically get a chalazion, they are not inherently dangerous or cause serious vision issues. If left untreated however, they can become more than a mere aggravation and eventually chalazia (plural) can re...

Sports Eye Safety

Eye Injuries & Sports Eye Safety

Over 100,000 people are hurt by sports related eye injuries each year, and almost 14% of those injuries result in permanent vision loss.  That is a startling statistic, and a reason to pay attention if you or your children will be participating in a...