Visit an Eye Doctor in Orlando to Discover if You Have Good Eye Health

The only way to truly know if you have good eye health is to visit an eye doctor in Orlando. Many people make the mistake of thinking that the only aspect of healthy vision is whether they can see well up … Continued

A Diabetic Eye Exam is Important, Even if Your Vision Seems “Okay”

Scheduling a diabetic eye exam is important for all diabetics, regardless of their vision. In fact, we recommend that the examination take place at least every other year, though it may be necessary once a year. If a diabetic is … Continued

Contact Lenses for College Students

If you are heading to college and want to improve your vision without wearing glasses, visit our clinic for contact lenses. Wearing contact lenses is a convenient way to improve vision without drastically altering your appearance at the same time. … Continued

Facts About Contacts from an Optometrist

When visiting an optometrist, many patients ask about wearing contact lenses. Contact lenses are a convenient and popular solution since they improve vision in a discreet manner. While contact lenses in the past were uncomfortable, most people barely notice wearing them … Continued

Considerations for Vision Care

Countless sources use the phrase "The eyes are the window to the soul," without realizing how crucial proper eye care is. With such natural everyday use, people tend to neglect proper vision care with regular checkups and ignoring signs of … Continued

Glaucoma’s effect on your vision, Part 1

Introduction Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness in the U.S.  The disease causes progressive damage to the optic nerve, irreversible vision loss and blindness if left untreated. Glaucoma most often occurs in people over age 40, although a congenital or infantile form of glaucoma exists.  The most common form of glaucoma, primary open-angle glaucoma, is associated with an increase in the fluid pressure inside the eye. This increase in pressure may … Continued

Orlando Blind Services

Orlando Blind Services Check out Dr. Huynh’s beautifully redesigned blog about everything low vision and blind services.  He discusses who gets low vision, who needs low vision, what are magnifiers, telescopes, common complaints, misconceptions. The newly redesigned blog by … Continued

What is a telescope?

What is a telescope? Telescopes are low vision aids and, or devices that magnify distance objects.  Telescopes are used for low vision patients who have distance goals or tasks such as seeing signs, objects, people, sight seeing, or events (sporting … Continued

What is Orthokeratology?

Orthokeratology (OrthoK) is a specially shaped contact lens that is worn overnight to gently correct nearsightedness back to normal 20/20 vision. OrthoK has many names including: Gentle Vision Reshaping Gentle Cornea Reshaping Cornea Reshaping Technology LASIK without surgery As you can probably … Continued

What is a magnifier?

There are many magnifiers and several different types. It is crucial that various magnifiers are evaluated during a Low vision evaluation for several reasons. Magnifiers are tools to be used to accomplish different activities or tasks. More than one magnifier … Continued