For the health and safety of our most vulnerable patients, Buena Vista Eye
Care Center will be suspending all routine exams and services at 3:00 PM on
Wednesday March 25th. We are looking to resume operations on May 18th. The CDC is recommending that doctors suspend routine
and elective visits in order to allow our hospital system time to
adequately prepare to treat increased numbers of Covid-19 cases. We will
not be performing any treatments that require use of personal protective
Ophthalmology addresses the physiology, anatomy and diseases of the eyes. Pediatric ophthalmology focuses on the eyes of children. Pediatric ophthalmologists examine children’s eyes to see if they need corrective lenses or other treatments to improve their vision.
Training for Pediatric Ophthalmologists
Caused by the same irritants as hay fever, runny nose, coughing, and sneezing, eye allergies commonly affect those who suffer from other allergy symptoms. Not only do eye allergies cause discomfort, but they can also interfere with daily activities.
Eye Allergy Causes
Medically referred to as allergic
Optometry warnings about the damaging effects of ultraviolet radiation on our eyes have not yet reached the degree of public awareness of that of skin damage. Yet, the sun can be just as damaging upon our eyes with unprotected exposure. Short-term exposure to very bright sunlight can result in a type
We Can Help With, Corneal Disorders, Disorders
Fuchs corneal dystrophy affects the cornea, the clear window over the front of your eye. It causes swelling that leads to cloudiness, glare and increasing visual impairment. Women are slightly more likely than men to develop Fuchs. Onset usually happens after the age of 50; though early signs might start