Eye Care

Eye Diseases & Conditions

Every year, millions of people around the world suffer from eye health problems that can result in a loss of vision and even blindness. Unfortunately, many common eye diseases and eye conditions don't display any symptoms until later stages, at which point it may be too late. That's why it's important to get regular eye exams so that any eye diseases or eye conditions can be detected early on and treatment be made available. 
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Click on any of the topics below to learn more about common eye diseases and eye conditions.

Glaucoma

Glaucoma is a serious eye condition that causes damage to your optic nerve. If left untreated it can result in permanent loss of vision. Unfortunately, glaucoma tends to be inherited and may not show up until later in life. It is also often asymptomatic until the late stages of the disease. That's why if you're over 40 and have health problems such as diabetes or a family history of glaucoma, you should see your FYidoctors vision care professional at least once every year.