Learning more about Dry Eyes

Learning more about Dry EyesTear production is a necessary part of a healthy eye, producing lubrication and clear vision for the front of the eye. Each time you blink, your tears produce a tear film that keep the surface of the eye moist and protected. A dry eye condition is present when there are not enough tears present to properly…

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LASIK SURGERY KATY TEXAS

LASIK Eye Surgery in Katy, Texas

LASIK VISION CORRECTIONLASIK (laser-assisted in situ keratomileuses) is the most common corrective eye surgery for astigmatism, nearsightedness, and farsightedness. This procedure uses a laser to permanently reshape the cornea for clearer vision and removes the need for eyeglasses or contact lenses for most patients. LASIK eye surgery is a permanent procedure that cannot be reversed.A blade or laser are used…

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Pinkeye treatment in texas

Kids and Conjunctivitis – A Guide to Pinkeye

How do I know if my child has Pinkeye?There are some clear symptoms of Pinkeye that you may notice in your children - such as redness or puffy/swollen eyes, frequent itching or rubbing, or sensitivity to light. You may experience discharge or crust building around the eyes if Conjunctivitis is present.If you or your child are experiencing any of the…

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Diabetes and Eye Health

Diabetes and it’s effect on Eye Health

A diagnosis of diabetes doesn't just affect blood sugar levels and insulin production - it can also affect eye health and vision. The effects of vision loss from diabetes may be temporary or can become severe and irreversible. Proper diagnosis and treatment can be the difference in protecting your eyes and keeping your vision strong.Diabetes can cause fluid to leak…

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How to reduce the risk of getting an eye infection

Reduce Your Risk of Eye Infection

There's no way to guarantee that you'll never get an eye infection - there are some really great habits you can implement in your daily life to reduce your risk of developing a serious eye infection.1. Wash Your HandsThe most important thing you can do is to wash your hands regularly, and especially before contact with your eyes. Hands carry…

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Stay Ahead of Age-Related Vision Loss

As we age, so do our eyes. Eyes are not immune to age-related problems. For example, most individuals – even those who have enjoyed perfect, 20/20 vision their whole lives – will eventually find themselves straining to hold a book at arm's length in order to see the print clearly. This is due to a condition called presbyopia, farsightedness which…

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7 Habits That Cause Bad Vision

Certain eye problems cannot be avoided. These issues, whether they be visual acuity problems or diseases, occur due to genetics, aging or as symptoms of other conditions. There are, however, a few things you can do (or avoid doing) to protect your vision. Avoid These 7 Habits to Protect Your Vision 1. Not Getting Enough Shut-Eye Sleep deprivation causes puffy, bloodshot eyes…

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