Clarkson Eyecare is staffed with experienced doctors and the latest technology to ensure healthy vision with personalized eye care for the entire family. The following are just a few of the many eye and vision conditions our doctors and their staff are trained to diagnosis and treat. If you believe you are experiencing any of these conditions, please schedule an exam with one of our doctors today.
Cataracts are a cloudy or opaque area in the normally clear lens of the eye located behind the iris.
Diabetic Retinopathy is a condition occurring in people with diabetes. It causes progressive damage to the retina, the light-sensitive lining at the back of the eye.
Dry eye is a condition in which there are insufficient tears to lubricate and nourish the eye.
Our doctors are equipped to diagnosis and treat you during emergency situations. We welcome patients with a multitude of conditions – detached and torn retina, eye allergies and infections, black eye, miscellaneous object lodged in eye (splinter, etc.). Please find a local office near you if any of these instances occur. If emergency occurs outside normal business hours please visit your local urgent care or hospital.
Floaters and Flashes
Floaters and Flashes are the shadowy images that appear in the field of vision caused by particles floating in the fluid that fills the inside of the eye.
Glaucoma is a group of disorders leading to progressive damage to the optic nerve. It is characterized by loss of nerve tissue that, if untreated, results in vision loss.
Macular Degeneration is an eye disease affecting the macula (the center of the light-sensitive retina at the back of the eye), causing loss of central vision.
Common conditions include:
- Farsightedness (Hyperopia)
- Nearsightedness (Myopia)
American Optometric Association (aoa.org)