Eye Condition Emergencies

Most emergencies bring to mind a hospital ER and needing immediate treatment. But what about eye emergencies? Although our eyes are resilient, there are eye conditions that can put them in severe danger. Keep reading to learn more about eye condition emergencies and...

Choose The Right Eye Doctor For You

Your eye health and vision depend on knowing which kind of eye doctor to see and when. Getting your eyes regularly checked is important. Additionally, make sure you are seeing the right kind of eye doctor for your needs. Keep reading to learn how to choose the right...

What Do I Really Need To Know About Cataracts?

There’s a high likelihood that you will one day have cataracts. Over time, our vision worsens as we age. Developing cataracts is a normal part of the aging process. As with all health conditions, early detection is best. This also applies to the detection of...

What To Expect After Cataract Surgery

If your cataract symptoms are beginning to interfere with your normal daily activities, it’s time to schedule a consultation at Riverside Eye Center for cataract surgery. Nearly half of all Americans who are 80 or older have had a cataract removed or currently have...

Did You Know That July Is Dry Eye Awareness Month?

July is National Dry Eye Awareness Month. Dry eye disease is an under-recognized condition and under-diagnosed condition affecting more than 30 million adults in the United States. For some, dry eye symptoms may feel like a speck of sand or dirt in your eye that just...
7 Events That Are Better After LASIK

7 Events That Are Better After LASIK

Imagine being free to enjoy the best moments in life without worrying about glasses and contacts. Here are seven unforgettable experiences that are even better after LASIK. 1. Daily Parenting While your child is little, every moment is precious. Glasses or contacts...

4 Ways to Celebrate Healthy Vision Month

Healthy Vision Month is here! It’s the perfect time to reflect on how well you take care of your eyes, to improve habits, and to look forward towards your vision future. There are plenty of ways to accomplish this, and we’re going to tell you some of the best ways!...

Does Elevated Eye Pressure Mean You Have Glaucoma?

Glaucoma is the second leading cause of irreversible vision loss in the world. Statistics show that in the U.S. alone, over three million people are living with glaucoma. Glaucoma is commonly associated with elevated eye pressure. This has led to a number of questions...

5 Signs Your Child May Have a Vision Problem

It’s no secret that vision plays a big part in your child’s ability to learn new information. According to the American Optometric Association, 25 percent of school-aged children have a vision problem significant enough to affect their learning. And unfortunately,...
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