Is Glaucoma Inherited?

Is Glaucoma Inherited?

Glaucoma is a common eye disease when left untreated can lead to blindness. If you have a family history of this condition, you do have an increased risk of developing it, too. Some genetic studies suggest that more than half of cases are inherited. Consider these...
Covid-19 Update from Valley Eyecare Center

Covid-19 Update from Valley Eyecare Center

As the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) begins to have an increased impact on our community here in Arizona and throughout the world, we feel compelled to reach out to our stakeholders to share more about the steps we are taking here at Valley Eyecare Center to help keep...
What Causes Styes and How to Avoid Them

What Causes Styes and How to Avoid Them

While most eye styes are uncomfortable, they do not normally threaten your vision. However, understanding how they are caused and how you can prevent them could help reduce or even eliminate this annoyance. What Causes Styes Hordeolums, commonly referred to as styes,...