14 08, 2017

Keep Your Eyes Safe During the Solar Eclipse

By | 2017-08-14T12:39:48+00:00 August 14th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Our area will experience a solar eclipse on August 21 between 1 and 4 pm, peaking at 2:31 pm. Looking directly at the sun can cause permanent vision loss. Be sure to follow the safety tips below. Our Avon Lake office is offering free eclipse viewing glasses! First come first serve while supplies last.   How to [...]

31 07, 2017

How to Tell if Your Child Has A Vision Problem

By | 2017-08-18T13:28:20+00:00 July 31st, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , |0 Comments

Going back to school means it’s time to focus. But, that’s easier said than done for a child with undetected vision problems. The majority of eye sight issues present themselves when children are six months to four years old. Since these issues typically occur so early in life, anything a child sees (whether in focus or [...]

19 06, 2017

How do I know my eyesight is changing from cataracts?

By | 2017-06-19T14:22:08+00:00 June 19th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |0 Comments

A cataract is a clouding of the lens of the eye which can affect vision. Initially, cataracts may affect the vision subtly. One of the first signs you may notice would be a change in the sharpness of your vision. Cataracts tend to “grow” slowly, so vision typically gets worse gradually. Over time, the clouding of [...]

23 05, 2017

What is the most common form of diabetic eye disease?

By | 2017-05-25T17:26:11+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Diabetic eye disease comprises a group of eye conditions that affect people with diabetes. These conditions include diabetic retinopathy, diabetic macular edema (DME), cataracts and glaucoma. All forms of diabetic eye disease have the potential to cause severe permanent vision loss and blindness. Diabetic retinopathy involves changes to retinal blood vessels that can cause them to [...]