Keep up-to-date on the latest vision-related news and eye care events in our Hamilton, Burlington and Oakville eye care clinic.
Though many wouldn’t place “smoking” and “myopia” in the same sentence, the harmful effects they have on vision are comparable, as children with rapidly progressing myopia have a similar risk of developing eye disease later in life as smokers do.
We can’t stress this enough – call Dr. Fallon Patel and Associates to have Dr. Fallon Patel examine your eye injury. When you call, make sure to tell us about the injury and please ask any questions you may have.
It is not uncommon for patients to experience post-surgery refractive errors, particularly following a corneal transplant. To achieve clear and comfortable vision, scleral lenses are often prescribed.
The use of heaters, as lovely as they are, can contribute to dry eye symptoms. Dry eye is one of the most common eye-health concerns and it’s important to be aware of the risks.
Children who spend a considerable amount of time playing outside are less likely to develop myopia than children who spend most of their time indoors in front of the TV or computer screen. These are the findings of a recent university study. Since Myopia is a progressing condition that can lead to more severe vision problems, every parent should be aware of this.
At Dr. Fallon Patel and Associates in Hamilton, Burlington and Oakville, Dr. Fallon Patel is qualified to treat eye emergencies such as scratches eyes. Call 905-845-5653 today if you need more information.
Contact lenses are often prescribed according to lifestyle and eye condition. Our eye doctor and professional eye care staff at Dr. Fallon Patel and Associates in Hamilton, Burlington and Oakville will happily help you choose comfortable contact lenses. Call 905-845-5653 today.