December 2016 | Pinke Eye Center

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Keeping Glaucoma from Stealing Your Sight

Glaucoma is a thief of eyesight and the leading cause of blindness in the United States. Unfortunately, nearly half the people that have glaucoma don’t know they have it. The symptoms aren’t evident, as the damage to the optic nerve occurs without any indication that it is even happening. The indicator that something is wrong […]

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Glaucoma Patients and Cataract Surgery

Glaucoma Patients and Cataract Surgery

Routine eye examinations can reveal many things, such as when a glaucoma patient has cataracts. A cataract occurs when the natural lens in the eye becomes cloudy. It is considered a normal part of the aging process, but surgery is usually needed to prevent vision loss and blindness. Fortunately, replacement of the affected lens with […]

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