Demodex Blepharitis

Demodex Blepharitis sounds kind of scary and may invoke thoughts of the television show Monsters Inside Me. Demodex is an eight-legged parasitic mite that lives on our skin’s hair follicles particularly the eyelash follicles. It is estimated to be form 85% nearly 100%...

Pterygium – Bump on the Eye

Pterygium, or bumps on the eye, are non-cancerous growths that begin in the conjunctiva and progressively grow on to the cornea affecting the vision. They are raised and contain visible blood vessels, and can arise on just one or both eyes.   Pterygium:...

Astigmatism

Astigmatism just simply bewilders patients.  This post is to help you better understand what astigmatism is, why it is there and how we treat it.   Astigmatism   Emmetropia is the condition where the eye is normal is non-astigmatic and sees clearly.  When...