What Kinds of Services Will You Need to Maintain Independence After Vision Loss?
What Kinds of Services Will You Need to Maintain Independence After Vision Loss If you have experienced any loss of vision, there are many services and devices that can help you continue to live independently in your home and community. Vision rehabilitation services can help you regain self-sufficiency, improve your quality of life, and help you function independently, just as occupational and physical therapy restore the ability to function after a stroke or other injury Step 1: Start with Your Eye Care Professional The best place to begin the vision rehabilitation process is to make an appointment with your own eye care professional : An ophthalmologist is a medical or osteopathic physician who specializes in the…
This is why you get those little floaters in your eye
‘Floaters’ are the little dots and shadows that float across your vision. Sometimes floaters will go through your eye and you won’t even notice, because your brain is hard-wired to adapt your vision to environmental changes. Other times, floaters can be quite alarming. Dots and lines going across your vision might make it difficult to concentrate and cause confusion, and the rest of your vision can become blurry if you’re worried and focusing on the floaters.
KE Eye Center Welcomes Dr. Kristy Griffin
After visiting Kleiman | Evangelista Arlington for her own LASIK procedure, Dr. Kristy Griffin is now a doctor of optometry on the KE Eye Center team.
What to Expect after Cataract Surgery
Cataract surgery is a safe & effective way of restoring ones vision. There are many experienced surgeons at FLEI that are available for cataract evaluations
Pterygium: What Is Surfer's Eye?
What causes a pterygium to grow on your eye and when pterygium surgery is needed.
How Drug-Resistant Bacteria Travel from the Farm to Your Table
Antibiotic-resistant bacteria from livestock pose a deadly risk to people. But the farm lobby won't let scientists track the danger
What You Need to Know About Intraocular Lenses (IOLs)
If you have cataracts, you may be wondering about the different kinds of intraocular lenses options out there. Here’s everything you should know about them.
What is Corneal Cross-Linking and How Does it Help Eye Disease?
Corneal cross-linking (CXL) strengthens the tissue holding your cornea together which may have weakened due to keratoconus. Keratoconus causes the circular nerve connected to your cornea to thin and deteriorate, leading to a cone-like bulge in the eye and distorted vision over time.
Reasons why demystifying vision and eye care myths are necessary
We all have been hearing plenty of stuff regarding vision and eye care for long, majority of which is simply a myth. This article is going to demystify certain vision and eye care myths, which you probably thought were true. Sitting and watching TV too close is bad for the eyes There is no scientific ...
Got Allergies? How to Survive This Spring
Spring is the time when allergies act up. Often, our eyes can take the biggest hit. Here are a few things you can do to improve your comfort. Why the Spring? Spring is a season of pollen, fresh cut grass, dust and flowering trees. All of these allergens can trigger an allergic response and cause ... read more