Is An Annual Eye Exam Necessary?
Do you wear glasses or contact lenses? If you use visual aids to see, you need to see your eye doctor regularly. You should have an eye exam every year to update your prescription. But what if you don’t need to use glasses or contact lenses and don’t have any issues with your vision? Even […]
Eyecare Tips You Never Knew You Needed This Season
As the holidays approach, it’s time to accept that winter is here. In much of the country, the winter months mean cold weather and snow. It also means dry air, which can irritate your eyes. You don’t have to worry about the biting cold here in Texas. But it’s still important to be aware of […]
What are the Most Common Questions Asked at Eye Exams?
Are you feeling nervous before your next eye exam? If you haven’t seen an eye doctor in a long time, it’s common to be uncomfortable. But there’s no reason to feel nervous, even if it’s been years since your last eye exam! The most important thing you can do for healthy eyes is to see […]
Why Is Eye Dilation Important?
Are you thinking about getting a comprehensive eye exam? Do you ever wonder why your eye doctor needs to dilate your eyes? There are many parts to an eye exam, but the part that is often remembered the most is eye dilation. Most patients do not understand the importance of getting a comprehensive eye exam […]
Should You Undergo Monovision Or Refractive Lens Exchange?
All adults will reach an age where their reading vision is compromised by presbyopia. It happens to everyone around age 40. At the same time, you have not reached the age where cataracts have clouded your vision and you need surgery to remove them. So you have maybe 30-40 years before cataracts develop. So you […]
Why You Can’t Ignore the Floaters and Flashes in Your Eye
Have you ever opened your eyes and noticed dots or specks drifting around in your field of vision? What about flashes of light that appear artificial, like you’re looking into a pair of headlights? If the answer is yes, you’ve likely experienced floaters and flashes. When it happens, you might first wonder if you’re seeing […]