What is the Air Puff Test and Why is it Important?

What is the Air Puff Test and Why is it Important?

If you have ever been to the eye doctor, you have likely experienced the “air puff” eye test. This test is a way to check the pressure in the eyes. The eye pressure is a key measurement for glaucoma which is a serious eye disease. While the air puff may be annoying or...
Can Glaucoma be Treated with Surgery?

Can Glaucoma be Treated with Surgery?

Glaucoma is a chronic eye disease that affects millions of people. This condition is traditionally treated with eye drops but there are multiple surgeries that can be treatment options.   The Basics of Glaucoma The condition of glaucoma is based on the increased...
How Do You Treat Glaucoma?

How Do You Treat Glaucoma?

Glaucoma is an eye disease that results from an increase in the internal pressure of the eyes. Glaucoma can affect one or both eyes of an individual. Glaucoma can be managed through eye drops, oral medicines, or surgery. Your eye doctor will help determine the best...