There are two types of age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Dry macular degeneration is the more common form of the diseases and causes the eye to slowly lose vision. Wet macular degeneration is the more severe form of the disease and is the result of fluid leaking into the macula. Wet AMD can lead to sudden… Read More
Dr. Juan Arciniega, board certified ophthalmologist with Gulf Coast Eye Institute, sat down with Mary Avila-Shears on the Daytime at Nine segment of Good Morning Valley. He discussed with Mary the importance of having your eyes checked routinely to prevent glaucoma. “Glaucoma is a disease of the optic nerve,” explained Dr. Arciniega. “The optic nerve… Read More
Dr. Nehal Patel, board certified ophthalmologist with Gulf Coast Eye Institute, sat down with Mary Avila-Shears on the Daytime at Nine segment of Good Morning Valley. Dr. Patel spoke about cataract awareness and recent advancements in the field. After more than a decade in practice, Dr. Patel is still fascinated by the eye. “It’s a… Read More
6 Common Vision Problems & How to Fix Them Most of us think of vision problems in terms of blurriness or blindness. But there are many different types of vision problems and each problem requires different treatments. Below are some of the most common vision problems and how Gulf Coast Eye Institute can address them…. Read More
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