Reeve Woods Eye Center Blog

Learn more about optometry care in our blog!

PRK Laser Eye Surgery and Traditional LASIK: What’s the Difference?

November 20, 2023

In the fascinating world of ophthalmology, PRK laser eye surgery and traditional LASIK are two prevalent procedures that have helped millions of people worldwide regain their vision. When it comes to choosing between the two, understanding the nuances becomes crucial.

Light Adjustable Lens for Cataract Surgery: What You Need to Know

October 11, 2023

Cataract surgery a simple, safe, and commonly performed operation that can dramatically enhance a person's quality of life by restoring their vision. Essentially, cataract surgery involves removing the eye's natural, clouded lens and replacing it with an artificial one, known as an intraocular lens (IOL).

Choosing the Right LASIK Surgeon: Factors to Consider for a Successful Outcome

September 15, 2023

LASIK is a popular form of eye surgery that corrects vision problems such as myopia, hyperopia, and astigmatism. This procedure reshapes the cornea using an excimer laser, allowing your eye to focus light more accurately onto the retina.

Glaucoma: Symptoms, Risk Factors, and Treatment

August 15, 2023

Glaucoma is a group of eye conditions that damage the optic nerve, the health of which is vital for good vision. This damage is often caused by an abnormally high pressure in your eye.

Eye Anatomy 101: Understanding How the Eye Works

July 6, 2023

Do you want to know how your eyes work? How do they assist you in observing your surroundings? How do they handle the light and colors that you perceive?

Understanding Cataracts and Treatment Options

June 12, 2023

According to one study from a reputable source, roughly 33.75% of the U.S. population between the ages of 70 and 74 have cataracts. That increased to almost 50% for those between 75 and 79 and to just over 65% for people over 80 years old.

Qualifications for LASIK Vision Correction: Are You a Candidate?

May 11, 2023

Like other operative procedures, LASIK has specific criteria you must meet. LASIK is one of the most successful elective procedures, hitting an incredible 95% success rate.

Understanding the Early Warning Signs of Glaucoma

April 24, 2023

Glaucoma is a severe, progressive eye condition that affects millions globally. It occurs due to an increased pressure in the eye called intraocular pressure.

Glaucoma: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention

March 21, 2023

Glaucoma is a group of eye conditions that damages the optic nerve progressively, leading to vision loss. It is among the leading causes of permanent vision loss globally. It develops due to elevated pressure in the eye, also called intraocular pressure (IOP). This eventually damages the optic nerve, which transmits visual information from the eye to the brain.

Cataract Surgery: What to Expect Before, During, and After

February 28, 2023

Cataract surgery is a standard and safe procedure to remove cloudy lenses from the eye and replace them with artificial lenses. The surgery usually occurs on an outpatient basis and takes about 30 minutes to complete.

Helpful Articles
admin none 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Closed Closed optometrist # # #