Are you wondering if LASIK could be right for you? It’s a vision correction procedure that corrects astigmatism, nearsightedness, and farsightedness. Many patients can eliminate or reduce their need to wear glasses and contacts after having LASIK. Another benefit of this life-changing procedure is you’ll have sharper vision. But, because LASIK is a surgical procedure,… Read More
If your eyes are constantly red, scratchy, gritty, and irritated, you might be suffering from dry eye syndrome. Having dry eyes is often characterized by tears that are not high quality, or you may start to produce fewer tears. With seasonal changes, things can become complicated, resulting in symptoms that worsen as seasons change. Keep… Read More
Cataracts develop naturally with age. They cloud the lens of your eyes, making it opaque and harder to see through. Today, cataracts are the leading cause of blindness worldwide. While there still isn’t a nonsurgical cure for cataracts, studies have revealed that certain foods can help slow this sight-threatening eye disease progression. Some eye doctors… Read More
Did you know that this month is Glaucoma Awareness Month? Glaucoma is called the thief of sight as it presents no warning signs, and once you’ve lost vision, it is irreversible. Keep reading to learn why it’s vital to raise awareness on this condition and why Glaucoma Awareness Month is important!
For patients with glaucoma, there are plenty of options available for treating high intraocular pressure. But how do you know what’s right for you? Keep reading to learn about some of the new glaucoma technology now available at Eye Physicians of Long Beach! What is glaucoma? If you just found out you have glaucoma, you… Read More