The base of your eyelids where eyelashes usually grow contain tiny oil glands that could get clogged. When this happens, your eyelids may become inflamed, leading to blepharitis. Your optical care center talks about things you should know about this condition.
Vision care insurances can either be purchased individually or through your employer. Either way, you’ll have to pay a premium or have that amount deducted from your paycheck. In exchange, you’ll receive benefits that are specific to maintaining your eye health.
Your eyes need proper care just like any other part of your body. Here are a few easy things you can do to keep your eyes healthy and in good condition.
While astigmatism is an eye condition that can’t be prevented, being afflicted with it doesn’t mean you can throw in the towel and stop taking care of your eyes. This blog post by your preferred optometrist from Alderwood Optical features simple yet effective tips on caring for your eyes even when you have astigmatism.
Contact lenses are more than just a convenient alternative to corrective prescription eyeglasses; recent technological and scientific advances have granted contact lenses the capacity to address a variety of other vision problems. In today’s blog post from Alderwood Optical, your optometrist discusses three types of specialty lenses and how they can be used to help manage visual impairments.
The retina is a thin layer of tissue at the back of the eye, responsible for transmitting signals to the brain so you can see. Central serous retinopathy causes fluid buildup in the retina, which can impair vision.
Alderwood Optical and Canyon Park Vision Clinic offers co-management for laser-assisted in-situ keratomileusis (LASIK) and refractive surgery as part of our premier eye care services. LASIK is a speedy, cost-efficient, and long-lasting solution to refractive errors. In today’s post, our expert optometrist in Bothell, WA, discusses basic things to know about this procedure. [Read more…]
Cataracts develop when protein accumulates on your eyes’ natural lenses. They can cloud your vision and limit light entry, causing blurred vision. Cataracts are one of the leading causes of blindness worldwide [Read more…]