Kremer Eye Center Blog: Category Archives Vision Problems

FDA Approved Option for Myopic Patients with Astigmatism

November 20, 2018

The Visian Toric Implantable Contact Lens (ICL): An exciting, FDA approved option, for myopic patients with astigmatism. Kremer Eye Center is excited to now offer the FDA approved Visian Toric ICL. This Implantable Contact Lens can correct both nearsightedness and astigmatism in one quick procedure. We are excited to be one of the first on the […]

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The Importance of Children’s Eye Health & Safety

August 31, 2018

Contrary to popular belief, children aren’t immune to eye problems. In fact, the American Optometric Association says 1 in 4 children already wear or need glasses by the time they enter kindergarten. To preserve their vision and prevent eye problems from developing, it’s important to keep your children’s eye health in mind. Read on to […]

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Floaters: What do they Indicate?

January 15, 2018

At some time in your life, you will experience small moving spots in your field of vision. These are called floaters, and they can be very annoying. Floaters are usually not dangerous and do not interfere with vision. They are usually only noticeable in bright light, and most people learn to live with them. Sometimes, […]

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Vision Problems and Refractive Errors

November 10, 2017

LASIK surgery is the most popular corrective surgery around the world. There are approximately one million LASIK surgeries done each day, and it is popular in nature due to the highly effective results it provides. There are three main problems that LASIK focuses on, and these vision problems make up over 80% of the visual […]

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Lack of Sleep Can Affect Your Eyes

August 15, 2017

The world is becoming a busier place and workers are getting less sleep than ever before. Studies of the American workforce have shown that about 30% of the total workforce is only getting about six hours of sleep or less a night. While you may realize the toll that lack of sleep takes on your […]

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What is Low Vision?

June 10, 2017

When your vision problems cannot be completely corrected with conventional glasses, you have the condition known as low vision. Many confuse this condition for blindness, but it is actually much different. A patient who has low vision still has some of their sight, but it typically interferes with their daily activities, such as driving or […]

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Age-related Macular Degeneration Awareness Month

February 16, 2017

February is Age-Related Macular Degeneration Awareness month. Age-related macular degeneration is a common eye condition that causes blurred eyesight and vision loss over time. There is no cure for it, but there are ways to slow its progression. Read on to learn more about how you prevent age-related macular degeneration. What is Age-Related Macular Degeneration? […]

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Healthy Aging Month

August 12, 2016

Healthy Aging Month: Preventing Age-Related Eye Problems As you get older, you’re more likely to experience eye problems such as cataracts, glaucoma, and age-related macular degeneration. However, taking good care of your eyes can help prevent these ailments. In honor of Healthy Aging Month, here are a few tips you should follow to avoid these […]

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Cataract Awareness Month: Cataracts Symptoms & Treatments

June 27, 2016

June may mark the start of summer and warm weather, but this month is also Cataract Awareness Month. Cataract Awareness Month is designed to shine a light on cataracts, a common eye disease that affects millions. Read on to learn more about cataracts, its symptoms, and prevention tips. Cataract Surgery Self-Test Understanding Cataracts Cataracts develop […]

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