Recognizing Cataract Awareness Month | Allied Eye

Jun 14, 2021

Cataracts are one of the most common eye diseases, but cataract myths abound. For instance, many people assume that cataracts only affect the elderly. The truth is that cataracts can start developing in your mid-to-late thirties. The only way to diagnose cataracts is through a comprehensive eye exam.

May is Healthy Vision Month

May 17, 2021

Sunglasses Basics 101

May 03, 2021

What To Expect During An Eye Injection at Allied Eye

Apr 29, 2021

April is Sports Eye Safety Month

Apr 12, 2021

What do baseball, basketball and paintball have in common? Besides being fun activities on a warm spring day, these sports account for almost half of all trips to the emergency room for eye injury treatment. New research reveals that around 30,000 people in the U.S. go to the ER each year for sports-related eye injuries—and most of these are children 18 years old or younger.

What's the Difference Between an Ophthalmologist and an Optometrist?

Mar 30, 2021

Should I see an ophthalmologist or an optometrist? This is a question people commonly ask when they’ve never been to an eye doctor. Even those who’ve had routine eye exams before may be confused by which kind of eye doctor they should see.

What Happens When People Stop Going to the Eye Doctor?

Mar 18, 2021

The coronavirus pandemic has caused many people to suffer from problems due to missed appointments. What’s behind the “silent pandemic” of health care disruption? Initially, health care resources shifted their focus from primary and preventive care to fighting the virus. As 2020 continued, many people feared going to doctor’s offices and hospitals, concerned about coronavirus exposure. A recent report by the Prevent Cancer Foundation found that 43 percent of their surveyed participants had missed preventive care appointments during the pandemic.

Healthy Heart, Healthy Eyes

Feb 08, 2021

Test Your Knowledge on Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)

Feb 01, 2021

January is #GlaucomaAwarenessMonth

Jan 20, 2021