The importance of yearly Comprehensive Eye Exams

When I made the decision to start a blog I had a pretty good idea of the first couple of topics I wanted to talk about.  I knew I wanted to talk about Diabetes, Cataracts, Glaucoma and the health effects on your eyes.  I knew I wanted to educate people on blue light and the effects this hidden danger has on overall health, not just eye health.  But the root of all of [...]

Simple Rules to having healthy eyes

Keeping eyes healthy and educating people on the importance of eye health and routine checkups is a passion of mine and one of the main driving forces that helped me become the person and doctor I am today.  This is one of my favorite topics because eye health is a very overlooked topic that should actually be incorporated into your yearly physicals. I believe and I’m sure you do as well, consider your [...]

2018-06-19T18:21:43+00:00Eye Care, Eye Health|


Are you suffering from a burning, gritty and sandy sensation in your eyes?  You may have Dry Eye Syndrome.  Dry Eye is a condition where you have insufficient tear production or the tears that are being produced are not of good enough quality resulting in the surface of the eye not being lubricated.  Millions of people are affected by dry eye and as you get older your chances increase.  Studies have found that [...]

2018-06-19T18:13:36+00:00Eye Health|

Diabetes and the affects it has on eye health.

So, I guess the question is, can diabetes affect my vision?  This my friends is an easy one, YES!  High levels of blood sugar (diabetes) can affect your vision and eye health, leading to Cataracts, Glaucoma and Retinopathy. All of these conditions if left undiagnosed and untreated will eventually lead to blindness.  Making diabetes the primary cause of blindness in adults between the ages of 20 to 74.  Diabetes can cause blurry vision [...]

2018-06-19T18:09:52+00:00Eye Health|