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Retinal Detachment Symptoms

Retinal detachment is a serious medical emergency and is characterized by the separation of the retina from the back of the eye. Without urgent treatment,…


February 18, 2018

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Retinal Tear Recovery

The retina is the layer of specialized nerve tissue lining the back of the eye that allows you to see. The inside of the eye…


February 11, 2018

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Glaucoma Care

What is Glaucoma? Glaucoma is an eye disease that causes vision loss in one or both eyes. Glaucoma is caused by fluid buildup behind…


February 4, 2018

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AMD Support Group 2019

If you or a loved one have been diagnosed with age-related macular degeneration (AMD), joining a support group may be one of the most beneficial…


January 30, 2018

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How Does Diabetes Affect Your Eyes?

Diabetes is a chronic condition associated with abnormally high levels of sugar (glucose) in the blood. It is the result of a body not…


January 28, 2018

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Vision Therapy

Like any other skill, visual skills are developed as we grow. Since they are developed, they can generally be improved by therapy if they are…


January 21, 2018

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What Causes Retinal Tears and Detachments?

Retinal tears and detachments occur when the retina (the inner lining of the eye) is damaged. The retina is the thin layer of light-sensing nerve…


January 16, 2018

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If you are having an issue with your vision, you may be suffering from a refractive error. To better determine if your eyes are affected…


January 9, 2018

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The Importance of Eye Exams as You Age

At Associated Retina Consultants, we recommend annual eye exams for all our patients. Regular eye exams are an important part of protecting your vision. Taking…


January 2, 2018

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Macular Degeneration Tests

Macular degeneration is a deterioration or breakdown of the eye’s macula. The macula is a small area in the retina responsible for your central vision,…


December 24, 2017