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Why should I get an eye exam even if my vision is good?

eye examThere are several treatable eye diseases that at their earliest onset have little to no visual symptoms.  In fact the three leading causes of legal blindness in the United States all start with almost no visual symptoms detectable by the person suffering from the disease.  Those three diseases are Macular Degeneration,...
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How should I instill my eye drops?


A very useful video on how to put your eye drops in
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What Causes Glaucoma?

Researchers have recently discovered what may be one of the root causes of Glaucoma.  An investigation done at Northwestern University has revealed that people with glaucoma have "stiffer" cells in Schlemm's canal (part of the drainage system in the eye that removes fluid from within the eye) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/09/140912215119.htm.  These stiffer cells...
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Guest — Sherry Steffens

Comprehensive Eye Exam

I'll be making an eye appt. soon. Is there a difference in the eye exam I would get at a private practice as opposed to a chain s... Read More
Thursday, 15 April 2021 19:43
Dr. Wnorowski

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Yes I believe there is a difference. A chain place is fine for routine eye exams when there is not significant suspicion of a pro... Read More
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