Articles categorized under "Optometry"

Optometrists can deal with many day to day eyecare needs.

Eye Examination for Children

Children are examined for any rare congenital problems at birth and at each well-child examination by the primary care physician,... View Article


La ambliopía es la visión baja en un ojo que no se desarrolló normalmente durante la niñez. Esta condición es... View Article

Refractive Errors

Refractive errors occur when light does not focus properly on the retina because of the shape of the eye. The... View Article


Sixty percent of the 161 million Americans who wear prescription eyewear choose eyeglasses. Wearing eyeglasses is one of the simplest... View Article

Contact Lenses

Contact lenses are thin, clear, disks of plastic that float on the tear film that coats the cornea, the clear... View Article