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Do Scleral Lenses Help With Dry Eyes?

Lack of adequate lubrication and moisture on the surface of the eye results in the common ailment known as dry eyes. Do scleral lenses help with dry eyes? Can they help you avoid pain, irritability, and eyesight issues? In this blog, we will explore the role of scleral lenses in managing dry eyes and whether they can […]


How To Spot Early Signs of Diabetic Eye Diseases

Diabetes-related vision problems are more common than you may think. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that 20% of adults over 45 with diagnosed diabetes experience issues with vision. High blood sugar can lead to your eyes developing conditions such as blurry vision, glaucoma, cataracts, and diabetic retinopathy–the most common eye condition that develops […]


Workplace Eye Safety: Protecting Your Eyes in the Workplace

At The Eye Clinic P.C., we aim to help you keep your eyes healthy, no matter the circumstances. Unfortunately, eye strain and eye injuries are common in work environments. With these workplace eye safety tips, our team can help you protect your eyes. 1. Avoid Eye Strain in the Office One type of eye issue we often […]


Comprehensive eye exams

Are You Due for a Comprehensive Eye Exam?

Regularly scheduling a comprehensive eye exam is important to ensure prescriptions are regularly updated, and eye conditions are diagnosed and treated as soon as possible. It’s also important for those at risk of developing eye conditions due to their health or family history to visit their opthalmologist regularly. If you’re unsure whether it’s time to have a […]


Prevention of glaucoma

Glaucoma Awareness Month: Prevention of Glaucoma

Glaucoma is one of the leading causes of vision loss, although it’s not noticeable until months or years after it has begun to cause damage. Since January is Glaucoma Awareness Month, The Eye Clinic P.C. is educating patients on the signs, symptoms, and prevention of glaucoma. Glaucoma is a group of eye diseases that targets the […]


glaucoma treatment

Is There a Way to Prevent Glaucoma?

Glaucoma is not preventable, but you do not have to feel hopeless. Although there is no way to cure the disease, there are ways to manage your symptoms and protect your vision through glaucoma treatment. Understanding Glaucoma Conditions Contrary to popular belief, glaucoma is not a singular condition. It is a series of eye diseases that […]


Uveitis

The Signs of Uveitis

Your eyes can provide important insights into your overall health. Uveitis is a condition that affects the uvea, the middle layer of the eye, and can have serious consequences if left untreated. Recognizing the signs of Uveitis is crucial for early diagnosis and effective management. Uveitis is an inflammation of the uvea, which includes the iris, ciliary […]


How Eye Exams Check More Than Just Your Eyes

The American Optometric Association recommends eye exams occur every two years in low-risk adults. You may think this to be unnecessary. Yet, going to the eye doctor when you need your prescription changed or if your eyes are bothered can do more harm than good. Regular eye exams can not only prevent eye diseases from taking root as they […]


Tips for Diabetic Eye Care

Experts have confirmed that people with diabetes risk developing glaucoma and cataracts more than the general population. A diabetic eye disease known as diabetic retinopathy happens when the blood vessels in your retina become damaged due to diabetes. As a result, abnormal blood vessel growth in the eye may obstruct the eye’s regular drainage system, […]


Cataracts: The Signs, Symptoms, & Treatments

If you’ve noticed your eyesight deteriorating, it may be a sign that you need cataract surgery. Before getting cataract surgery, it is important to know the signs, symptoms, and treatments. This can give you a better understanding of the situation and help you understand the severity of your situation. Here is everything you need to know […]





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