Dry eyes is a relatively common condition. It’s typically uncomfortable and can be challenging to manage. Fortunately, there are a number of treatment options for dry eyes that can help those affected feel better and lead normal lives. [Read more…]
Cataracts are very common—in fact, by age 65, more than half of Americans have cataracts or have had cataract surgery. The good news, however, is that cataract surgery is a procedure with a very high success rate. And new developments in replacement lens technology mean that cataract patients can have dramatic improvement in their eyesight after surgery—plus much more flexibility in how their replacement lenses perform. [Read more…]
Drs. Campbell, Cunningham, Taylor & Haun want to ensure that patients understand their condition and subsequent treatment options. Following are common questions patients ask when faced with a cataract condition. It is important that you ask your doctor every question you might have before and after your surgery.
Q: What is a cataract?
A cataract is a clouding of the lens inside the eye, making images appear frosted or foggy. Clouded vision caused by cataracts can make it more difficult to read, participate in favorite activities like golf and tennis, watch television, work on a computer or drive a car, especially at night. [Read more…]