When it comes to managing eye diseases, we take great care to use the latest devices to detect diseases like macular degeneration, glaucoma, and cataracts as early as possible. Getting a correct diagnosis early on allows us to treat the ocular diseases more aggressively and with better outcomes than was available before.
Our Eye Care Clinic in Lancaster, OH stays up to date on cutting edge advances in eye care technique and technology. The field of optometry is constantly improving, so you, as the patient, can have a more comfortable and effective appointment with our optometrist.
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When the lens in the eye becomes cloudy, it can be removed and replaced with an artificial lens to treat cataracts.
Glaucoma testing at our Lancaster, Ohio practice involves measuring internal eye pressure and a detailed scan of the retina for signs of disease. We do a GDx nerve fiber scanning screening on our patients to help pick up those glaucoma patients who have what is called normal tension glaucoma
Macular degeneration occurs when the macula – which is the part of the retina that allows our central vision to focus on details – becomes damaged.
Diabetes and vision go hand in hand. If you have diabetes, you need to know that having this systemic disease puts you at greater risk for developing vision problems.