Are There Glaucoma Symptoms?

Have you or someone you loved recently found out you have glaucoma? This eye condition can be quite frightening because it can cause total and permanent vision loss without showing any symptoms. It develops slowly over time without impacting your eyesight or causing other symptoms. Most people who find out they have glaucoma don’t realize […]

6 Signs You May Be A LASIK Candidate

With the growing popularity of LASIK, you may have found yourself wondering if it is right for you. While it’s true that LASIK isn’t for everyone, a majority of people who go in for a consultation end up qualifying. To determine if you qualify for LASIK, you need a professional examination. But, you can assess […]

What is a Corneal Ulcer?

Your cornea is a thin transparent sheet of tissue that covers the outside of your eye. It focuses light entering your eye onto your retina. It also protects your iris, pupil, and lens, which all sit beneath it. Your cornea is a vital component of your eye. It covers the sensitive tissue beneath it, and […]

How Do You Know if You Have Blepharitis?

Do you notice that your eyelids tend to get inflamed or have a flaky discharge? If they do, you may have blepharitis, but you need a doctor’s diagnosis to be sure. Blepharitis may be unsightly and uncomfortable, but it is not a dangerous condition. That said, you may want to get it treated if you […]

What is Open-Angle Glaucoma?

Glaucoma has the nickname the silent thief of sight. This nickname mainly refers to open-angle glaucoma or primary open-angle glaucoma. Other types of glaucoma come on fast and show symptoms rapidly. Open-angle glaucoma or POAG does not. It develops slowly over time without any symptoms. Then suddenly, it shows symptoms, at which point it has […]