Blepharospasm is a condition that causes your eyelids to involuntarily jerk back and forth. It involves rapid, continuous eye movements, which can be uncomfortable. It can also compromise your eyesight to a certain degree if it’s not managed properly. Read on as your expert
Refractive errors, such as nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism, hamper your vision as well as your overall quality of life if they aren’t properly managed. At Shady Grove Eye and Vision Care, we have a wide range of vision correction options to help you see better.
Playing with toys can help stimulate young children’s visual development. However, did you know that at least 250,000 reported cases of childhood eye injuries each year are toy-related?
Autumn brings comfortable weather, which makes it a great time to take long walks in the park. With the beautiful foliage as your background, you'll surely have a lot of fun sharing stories and hearty laughs with your loved ones. That said, this season may also increase your risk
The cornea refers to the dome-shaped structure covering your eyes’ front area. Its clear and smooth features play important roles in accurately bending light rays toward your retina. When its supporting protein fibers weaken, however, this may lead to its disfiguration, a
Shady Grove Eye and Vision Care offers a wide range of high-quality contact lenses. While contact lenses are a safe and effective corrective eyewear option, failing to handle or care for them properly can cause health problems. In today’s post, your expert eye doctor shares the
The American Society of Ocular Trauma, in cooperation with the American Academy of Ophthalmology, conducts a yearly survey about eye trauma called the Eye Injury Snapshot. In its fifth year, this survey found that 2.5 million eye accidents occur annually. What’s more surprising
Your eyeglasses don’t just help you see better—they’re also your most prominent fashion accessory. This is why it’s essential to find a pair that reflects your personality. Shady Grove Eye and Vision Care offers a wide range of high-quality eyeglasses that can address your visual
The organs in your body undergo various changes over time, structurally and functionally. For example, your eyes may undergo structural changes during middle age that reduce your quality of eyesight. One typical age-related eye condition you may have heard about is corneal arcus.
Increasing age is a major risk factor for certain eye diseases. Since some of these conditions are asymptomatic at first, identifying them in their early stages is difficult without undergoing a comprehensive eye exam. Nevertheless, there are certain signs to look out for. In