Posts by Scott Forester
Will you go blind if you have glaucoma?
Glaucoma is a condition that affects almost 3 million Americans. Glaucoma is a group of eye diseases that can cause loss of vision and blindness due to damage to the optic nerve in your eye.Read More
The first signs of cataracts
The sooner you treat cataracts, the less likely you are to experience significant vision loss.Read More
What is the most effective treatment for glaucoma?
Glaucoma affects approximately 3 million Americans, and currently, there is no cure for it.Read More
How can you tell if diabetes is affecting your eyes?
The secondary conditions that come with diabetes may feel overwhelming at times. Not only do you have to worry about blood sugar, but you also have to watch for kidney damage, foot damage, hearing impairment, nerve issues, and moreRead More
What to expect at your child’s first eye exam
Not sure what to expect from a child’s eye exam or when to schedule your child’s first eye appointment? We’re here to help! Let’s review the basic steps your child may go through so you can prepare as a family.Read More
What should an eye exam include?
At what age does a child have 20/20 vision?
Do all children have perfect vision? If so, when do their eyes reach full maturity? These are some of the questions we hear from parents before their child’s first pediatric optometrist appointment. Read on to learn about 20/20 vision and optical development in children.Read More
Can you cry after LASIK?
LASIK procedures have become increasingly common for adults with vision loss. LASIK changes the structure of the eye itself to improve vision and eliminate the need for corrective lenses. What happens after LASIK, though? Can you cry, drive, or wear eye makeup? Check out these dos and don’ts to optimize your LASIK eye surgery results.Read More
Which is worse, glaucoma or cataracts?
Are you worried about vision loss? Not sure what the future may hold? Cataracts and glaucoma are common causes of vision loss, and you can control both with routine eye appointments. Let’s compare both conditions to understand the differences and side effects.Read More
How common is blindness in diabetes?
Are you worried about going blind with diabetes? Not sure if you’re at risk of vision loss? Many diabetic patients experience some form of retinal damage, but the severity varies by age and other factors. Let’s explore the causes, prevalence and treatment for blindness in diabetes.Read More