March 20, 2019Blurred vision is a very frustrating problem that affects countless people around the world. Fortunately, the opportunity to correct the eyesight of many patients is within reach. Thanks to the creation of new and improved procedures and techniques, we can quickly and safely transform the way that we see the world—literally.
February 21, 2019Macular degeneration, also called age-related macular degeneration or AMD, is a condition that affects the middle part of your vision. It occurs when the macula, which is an area at the very back of your eye that is responsible for your central vision, becomes damaged.
December 14, 2018While we use all of our senses in our day-to-day lives, there is one that we rely on more than any other – our eyesight. Unfortunately, our sight is something that is very easy to take for granted, even if we need to use prescriptive eyewear. Many of us fail to realize that if our eyes are unhealthy, our vision will be significantly compromised. Therefore, it is important that we are just as committed to the health of our eyes as we are to the health and wellbeing of the rest of our body.
November 20, 2018Diabetic eye disease is a fairly common complication of diabetes that occurs when high blood sugar levels cause damage to the retina which is the part of the eye responsible for transmitting what we see to our brains. Over time, this damage could become so significant that it begins to compromise your eyesight. Left untreated, it can lead to blindness.
November 7, 2018LASIK eye surgery can restore your vision, making your life easier and improving your confidence. LASIK, a type of refractive surgery which reshapes the cornea, can correct myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness) and astigmatism. At Grin Eye Care, we perform completely bladeless LASIK using advanced laser technology.
October 31, 2018Whatever is causing your dissatisfaction with prescriptive eyewear, you may well be considering an alternative that could substantially reduce or even eliminate your reliance on glasses or contact lenses - laser vision correction.
August 20, 2018Preparation is an essential component of any surgical procedure, including LASIK. It helps patients to feel calm and relaxed ahead of their appointment, which can make a big difference to how they cope with the procedure and their recovery process. To help you feel as confident as possible about your laser eye surgery, here is what you need to know about how to prepare for LASIK.