How Diabetes Affects Your Vision

Q: I am a diabetic and I see well, so why do I need my eyes examined? A:This is a common question among diabetic patients if they do not notice any problems with their vision. The goal of diabetic eye care is to PREVENT vision loss before it occurs. Although you might be seeing well, […]

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Symptoms and Causes of Cataracts

Dr. Pickard and his team of optometrists, will perform a series of tests to determine how much the cataract has affected your vision. Typically, when decreased vision disturbs everyday activities or hobbies, a cataract should be removed. Currently, there is no medical treatment to reverse or prevent the development of cataracts. Once they form, the […]

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Helpful Tips for Contact Lenses

The majority of Americans choose to wear contacts to correct their vision because contacts allow patients to go about their day without the hassle of glasses. Even though contacts lenses may be more convenient, they might pose a few issues if the contact wearer doesn’t care for them properly. If the contact wearer fails to […]

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