Glaucoma

Glaucoma

Glaucoma occurs when the pressure within the eye increases beyond normal levels. In a healthy eye, fluid drains through a mesh-like organ in the front of the eye and is constantly replaced by new fluid. In those with glaucoma, the fluid does not drain properly, allowing pressure to build up.

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Eye Exam

Vision Exam vs. Medical Eye Exam

Terms like vision screening, routine, comprehensive, and medical eye exam may seem interchangeable, but there are notabl...

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Vision Health

5 Things Your Optometrist Looks For

An annual vision exam is a simple, low-stress way to keep tabs on your eyes and overall health. Here are a few things yo...

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diabetic retinopathy

Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetes is a disease that affects the body’s ability to use and store sugar properly. When blood sugar gets too high,...

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Macular Degeneration

Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a leading cause of vision loss among people age 50 and older. It causes damage...

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