Vision Problems

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How Preventative Vision Care Can Catch Cataracts Early

Good vision is a gift we all cherish. Preventative vision care helps protect it by detecting issues such as cataracts early before they become a major problem. This helps ensure that you continue seeing the world in all its details for as long as possible. Cataracts result from proteins clumping in the eye’s lens, usually …

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All About Refractive Errors: Myopia, Hyperopia, & Astigmatism

Issues such as nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism are more common than you may think. They’re commonly known as refractive errors which are the most common vision problem worldwide and can often go undiagnosed. This blog is all about refractive errors so you can tell if it’s time for your next comprehensive eye exam at Hardin …

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Do I Have Astigmatism? [Ask an Eye Doctor in Knoxville]

If you suffer from blurry vision at any distance then you may have astigmatism. This condition is caused by a misshapen cornea or lens resulting in poor vision. Thankfully, your eye doctor in Knoxville can diagnose you with a comprehensive eye exam. Astigmatism can be treated with prescription glasses, contacts, and refractive surgery. Do I …

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