Retinal Tears and Detachments

Retinal Tears and Detachments

Retinal Tears and Detachments Retinal tears and detachments happen when the retina (the inner lining of the eye) is damaged. The retina is a layer of tissue that’s light-sensitive and sends visual information through the optic nerve to the brain. Without it, we are...
Vision Therapy

Vision Therapy

Vision Therapy Our Optometrists at Budget Optical is experienced in vision therapy and available for consultation. If you or someone in your family is having difficulty seeing, focusing, or developing skills that use visual cues, please talk to us right away. What is...
Glaucoma

Glaucoma

Glaucoma Glaucoma is a complicated disease in which damage to the optic nerve leads to progressive, irreversible vision loss. It is the second leading cause of blindness. The most common form of glaucoma occurs when the ocular drainage canals become clogged over time....
Macular Degeneration

Macular Degeneration

Macular Degeneration Age-related macular degeneration, often referred to as AMD, is a medical condition that usually affects older adults. This vision-stealing disease is the result of degeneration to the macula. It results in a loss of vision in the center of the...
Eye Allergies

Eye Allergies

Eye Allergies An allergy is an overreaction by the immune system by normally harmless subjects called allergens. Allergies come in a variety of forms. The most common allergens are pollen, dust mites, pet dander, insect venom, and food. Most people will suffer from at...