Eye Exam in Lake Worth

  • Retinal Holes and Tears

    Retinal Holes and Tears can occur when: Shrinkage or contraction of the vitreous – the gel like material that may build up in your eye. This will create tugging on the retina and retinal tear therefore resulting in a retinal detachment. Can be caused by an injury From advanced Diabetes From an inflammatory eye disorder […]

  • Retinal Artery Occlusion

    Retinal Artery Occlusion or Central Retinal Artery Occlusion is a disease of the eye in which the blood  flow through the central retinal artery gets blocked (occluded). There are different versions but the most common is called carotid artery atherosclerosis. The Signs and Symptoms With Retinal Artery Occlusion can cause sudden and acute with painless loss […]

  • Posterior Vitreous Detachment

    The vitreous is a clear substance within the eye, which has a gel-like consistency. If you think of the inside of your eye as being hollow, the vitreous may be thought of as occupying approximately two thirds of this hollow space. This vitreous gel is composed of 99% water, and the other 1% consists of […]