LIBRARY

This resources library can provide a better understanding of common eye care issues. 

Blepharitis

Blepharitis Lid margin disease is a common, persistent inflammation of the eyelids. Symptoms include irritation,…

Blepharoplasty

Blepharoplasty As we age, the delicate skin around the eyes can appear puffy or saggy.…

Chalazion

Chalazion A chalazion is a swelling in the eyelid caused by inflammation of one of…

Childhood Reading Problems

Childhood Reading Problems When children have difficulty reading, parents often think poor vision is the…

Children and Amblyopia

Children Amblyopia People are often confused about the importance of glasses for children. Some believe…

Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)

Conjunctivitis Pink eye, the common name for conjunctivitis, is an inflammation or infection of the…

Detached and Torn Retina

Detached and Torn Retina A retinal detachment is a very serious problem that almost always…

Eyeglasses

Eyeglasses Sixty percent of the 161 million Americans who wear prescription eyewear choose eyeglasses. Wearing…

Floater and Flashes

Floaters and Flashes Small specks or clouds moving in your field of vision as you…

How to insert Eyedrops

How to insert Eyedrops Infections, inflammation, glaucoma, and many other eye disorders are treated with…

Intraocular Lenses (iols)

Intraocular Lenses (IOLs)An intraocular lens (IOL) is a tiny, lightweight, clear plastic disk placed in…

Preventing Eye Injury

Preventing Eye Injury Any activity where something is flying at the eye puts the eye…

Refractive Errors

Refractive Errors To see clearly, light rays must be bent or refracted to focus on…

Smoking and Eye Disease

Smoking and Eye Disease Tobacco smoking is directly linked to many adverse health effects, including…

Strabismus

Strabismus Strabismus refers to misaligned eyes. If the eyes turn inward (crossed), it is called…

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