Excellent Vision – Professional Treatment for Glaucoma

The team of optometrists and ophthalmologists at Excellent Vision provide accurate diagnosis and effective vision care treatments for glaucoma patients. Glaucoma damages the eye’s optic nerve, which can lead to symptoms of blurred vision and even blindness. Medication in eye drop and pill forms are the most common treatments for glaucoma, with laser surgery also […]

Medicare & You: Glaucoma

Hi, I’m Angela James at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. I’ve got some important information to share with you about glaucoma awareness. Glaucoma is an eye disease that causes loss of sight by damaging a part of the eye called the optic nerve. This nerve sends information from your eyes to your brain. […]

Medicare & You: Glaucoma

Hi, I’m Angela James at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. I’ve got some important information to share with you about glaucoma awareness. Glaucoma is an eye disease that causes loss of sight by damaging a part of the eye called the optic nerve. This nerve sends information from your eyes to your brain. […]

The Air Puff – Glaucoma Eye Pressure Test

welcome back to another episode of eye care in focus where we try to make eye health and vision care more clear for you today we’re gonna try to figure out why your doctor always does that air puff machine to you every single time you go into their office our topic for today is […]

Cataracts Q&A by the optometrist at Texas State Optical

Hi, Dr. Woolverton here again, and I’m here to answer questions about your eyes. Today’squestion is about cataracts. They say, “If you live long enough, you’re gonna get cataracts,” Right? The cataracts occur within the lens inside your eye. The lens starts out clear and then, over time, it can start getting cloudy, like this. […]

Eye Examination

Are you having an Eye Exam? Does that make you feel worried about failing a test? Well, eye exams aren’t like school exams. It’s just a check-up for your eyes. Having your eyes checked is called an eye examination or eye exam. It means you will visit an eye doctor like Maryam. Eye doctors are […]

TSO Downtown | Cataracts

(Frequently Asked Question) (What is a Cataract?) Hi I’m Dr Van Nguyen from Downtown Texas State Optical. One of the questions I get asked quite often is: What are cataracts? Cataracts are, when the lens and the eye start aging; It can be due to a variety of reasons like: UV Light sun damage, or […]

Ask a Health Care Professional – Eye Health

[MUSIC PLAYING] DR. EUGENE SUN: Hi I am Eugene Sun, Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico NARRATOR: The topic for November is eye health. How often should I have an eye exam? DR. EUGENE SUN: It is recommended that everyone have an eye exam at least every […]

Your Eye Exam

[music]>>Lynn Holley: Most of us probably can’t imagine what it would be like to be blind. In fact surveys show we don’t even want to think about it. Most people consider few things in life to be as valuable as their sight.>>Christopher Starr: Most people around the world view their vision as probably the most […]

Eye Health Comes Into Focus – On The Balancing Act!

MUSIC Well, here’s a technology shocker for you. The average person looks at their phone – get this – more than 100 times a day. My teenager, over 500 times a day. And while that might be great for your social media following or your email inbox. It is not necessarily doing your eyes any […]