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Routine eye exams are a vital aspect of preventive eye care. Without routine eye exams, vision issues often go undetected since most eye disorders don't have clear symptoms.
If you’ve never worn contact lenses before, it can seem a bit intimidating. After all, you’re inserting something into your eye! Let’s ease your mind about the first step – your contact lens exam.
While dry eye isn’t a serious condition, it can have a major impact on your quality of life. You may find your eyes get tired faster or you have difficulty reading.
Myopia management is the process of controlling the progression of nearsightedness. There are several methods of myopia management, including orthokeratology, atropine eye drops, and multifocal contact lenses.
Diabetic related eye exams are crucial for individuals with diabetes. These exams can detect early signs of diabetic retinopathy, a condition that can cause blindness if left untreated.
Glaucoma testing is a crucial part of eye health. It is a disease that damages the optic nerve and can lead to vision loss or blindness
During the LASIK consultation, the doctor will perform a thorough eye exam to determine if you are a good candidate for the procedure. The doctor will explain the risks and benefits of LASIK and answer any questions you may have. Overall, the consultation is an important step in determining if LASIK is right for you.
Cataracts are a common eye condition that causes clouding of the lens, leading to blurry vision and difficulty seeing in low light conditions. They are most commonly caused by aging, but can also be caused by injury, certain medications, and medical conditions such as diabetes.
Eye emergencies cover a range of incidents and conditions such as; trauma, cuts, scratches, foreign objects in the eye, burns, chemical exposure, photic retinopathy, and blunt injuries to the eye or eyelid.
Regular eye exams are important for children since their eyes can change significantly in as little as a year as the muscles and tissue develop. Good eyesight is critical for a child’s life and achievements since success in school is closely tied to eye health.
Macular degeneration, commonly referred to as age-related macular degeneration (AMD), is the single largest cause of sight loss in the developed world and affects more than 10 million Americans. It usually affects people over the age of 60, but has been known to affect those who are younger.
Upneeq is the only FDA-approved once-daily prescription eye drop for acquired ptosis (low-lying lids) that lifts your upper eyelids to widen your eyes.
Presbyopia is the natural aging process where there’s a gradual loss of your eyes’ ability to focus on near objects. You may start to experience this in your early to mid-40s.
Vuity (pilocarpine HCl ophthalmic solution) 1.25% is the first and only FDA approved once-daily prescription eye drop that treats age-related blurry near vision (presbyopia) in adults.
At Optical Edge Houston, we provide the highest quality eye care to all our patients. Schedule your appointment today.
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