Who is most at risk of getting glaucoma?

Glaucoma is a disease that can affect anybody but as we get older, you’re more at risk of getting it. So it’s certainly an aging disease and it affects about 2% of the population over the age of 40 and as you get older, that incidence increases. As we live longer, there’s more glaucoma. Glaucoma […]

GLAUCOMA: o que é e quais os seus sintomas? | Dr. André Wambier

Malignant Glaucoma and Ocular Hypertension | Patient Testimonial

– Hi, my name is Carol Sheppard and I’m a patient at Ocala Eye and have been for approximately two years. I had been seeing doctors in Ohio for approximately six months without success in finding the source of my high pressures in the eye. So I came to Florida and ended up in Dr. […]

Sahar Bedrood, MD, PhD – What Causes Glaucoma?

So glaucoma, we don’t exactly know what causes it but there are a number of risk factors. Age is a risk factor for glaucoma. A family history is a risk factor. Certain characteristics of your nerve when we look at it and examine it under the slit lamp can show risk factors. High eye pressure […]