For many years, it’s been long stated that keratoconus (KC) occurs in one person in every 2,000 people. The analysis was derived from a patient registry that was initiated in part by NKCF (National Keratoconus Foundation), over the span of fifty years from the 1930s to the 1980s. That number went unchallenged until LASIK […]
If you’re a glasses or contact lens wearer and considering vision correction surgery, you’ve probably asked: “Can LASIK fix astigmatism“? The answer is “YES”! Here are some facts about astigmatism and ways to treat them. If you have astigmatism, then you’ve surely experienced out-of-focus eyesight from any distance. This is due to the fact that […]
When considering cataract surgery. You should do your research and learn more about your options before making a final decision. Here are some questions to help guide you. 1. What’s the difference between traditional and advanced cataract surgery? Most cataract surgeons either perform traditional or advanced cataract surgery. In traditional cataract surgery, your eye surgeon […]
There’s sunscreen lotion for your skin, but what should you do to protect your eyes? Here are 10 eyecare tips to keep your eyes healthy this summer. 1. Wear Sunglasses with Complete Ultraviolet Protection Let’s start with the obvious one – sunglasses. You already know that you should protect your skin from ultraviolet radiation (UVR) […]
You’ve had your peepers since you were born, so you may think you know them pretty well, but here are some fun facts you may not know about eyes: Who knew your eyes could be so amazing and complex?