Vision Problems & Their Treatment

Below are descriptions of various vision problems. Also there are links that will take you to other webpages in our website that offer additional information on that vision problem, as well as treatments for those vision problems and information on the eye physicians that perform the medical procedures described on those webpages.

Astigmatism
Astigmatism is a irregular shaped cornea (the clear cover of the eye) which causes vision to be blurry. New treatments can correct astigmatism. To get more information on this vision problem, possible treatments or procedures, and information on the doctors who provide care for this problem CLICK HERE.
Cataracts
Cataracts are a clouding of the lens of the eye. To get more information on this vision problem, possible treatments or procedures, and information on the doctors who provide care for this problem CLICK HERE.
Diabetes and your eyes
If you've been diagnosed with diabetes, you need to take extra care to maintain good eye health. To get more information on this vision problem, possible treatments or procedures, and information on the doctors who provide care for this problem CLICK HERE
Farsightedness (Hyperopia)
An abnormal condition of the eye in which vision is better for distant objects than for near objects. It results from the eyeball being too short from front to back, causing images to be focused behind the retina. New laser procedures can correct nearsightedness. To get more information on this vision problem, possible treatments or procedures, and information on the doctors who provide care for this problem CLICK HERE.
Floaters
Our most requested page! Those specks of fluff that pass through your line of sight sure can be irritating! But are they serious? To get more information on this vision problem, possible treatments or procedures, and information on the doctors who provide care for this problem CLICK HERE.
Glaucoma
Glaucoma is one of the nation's leading causes of blindness, glaucoma is associated with an increased pressure within the eye. To get more information on this vision problem, possible treatments or procedures, and information on the doctors who provide care for this problem CLICK HERE
Macular degeneration
This eye disease has been called the epidemic of the 20th century. To get more information on this vision problem, possible treatments or procedures, and information on the doctors who provide care for this problem CLICK HERE.
Nearsightedness (myopia)
A visual defect in which distant objects appear blurred because their images are focused in front of the retina rather than on it. New laser procedures can correct nearsightedness. To get more information on this vision problem, possible treatments or procedures, and information on the doctors who provide care for this problem CLICK HERE.
Presbyopia
The inability of the eye to focus sharply on nearby objects, resulting from loss of elasticity of the crystalline lens with advancing age. To get more information on this vision problem, possible treatments or procedures, and information on the doctors who provide care for this problem CLICK HERE.
Retinal Tear & Detachment
The retina is a delicate transparent tissue that covers the interior wall of your eye. It converts visual images into signals that are transmitted to your brain. If the retina becomes damaged, these images are blurred. Vision can be lost if damage is severe and treatment does not occur in time. To get more information on this vision problem, possible treatments or procedures, and information on the doctors who provide care for this problem CLICK HERE.