Glaucoma is a group of eye conditions that damage the optic nerve. Though it mostly affects adults over 60, everyone, from infants to senior citizens, should have their eyes screened initially and then depending on an individual’s risk factors, then on a regular basis. This is because early detection and treatment of glaucoma is the […]
What Is the Difference between Glaucoma and Cataracts?
Our eyes are constantly working; from the moment we wake up until the moment we fall asleep. Like the rest of our bodies, the eyes eventually tire, age, and become vulnerable to disease and other vision-related conditions. When you think of eye conditions, two main ones probably come to mind: glaucoma and cataracts. Glaucoma and […]
Will I Go Blind From Glaucoma?
Glaucoma is a serious progressive eye condition and one of the leading causes of blindness in Canada. But a glaucoma diagnosis doesn’t have to lead to vision loss. With the proper treatment and care, this condition can be manageable. Our practice at Vector Eye Centre prides itself in providing the highest standards of care for […]