A dilated eye exam involves increasing the size of the pupil so the specialist can better evaluate the condition of the optic nerve and retina. When dilated, your eyes will be more sensitive to light for a few hours, and it may not be safe for you to drive. This type of assessment is essential in detecting vision-threatening conditions.[Read more…]
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After Laser Eye Surgery: What Should You Expect?
Laser eye surgery can correct refractive errors such as myopia, hyperopia and astigmatism. This procedure typically takes around 30 minutes and involves a quick and easy recovery. It shouldn’t take long before you can go back to your daily routine after surgery.[Read more…]
Why Are Your New Glasses Uncomfortable to Wear?
With so many frame, material and style options for eyeglasses today, choosing the right pair can be challenging. There’s also the added challenge of comfort, as your new eyeglasses need to not only look fantastic but also feel great too. If your eyeglasses are causing you discomfort, contact your eye doctor, who can help troubleshoot the problem.[Read more…]