Eye Care Blog | Eye Doctor Las Vegas | Nevada Eye Physicians
Schedule Now
LASIK Self-Test
Cataract Self-Test
Online Bill Pay
Phone Icon
702-896-6043

Blog

February 2024 Newsletter

In This Issue: February 2024 High Myopia (Nearsightedness) & Macular Degeneration Risk February is Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) month. AMD is the deterioration of the central part of the retina (the macula) due to age. There is also a similar condition that can affect younger people who have severe myopia (nearsightedness). If you have an […]

Read More

Is Your Child Struggling in School? The Importance of Pediatric Eye Exams

Recent studies have shown that more and more children are being diagnosed with myopia, or near-sightedness, than ever before. With the incidence of myopia in children on the rise, it is more important than ever for children to have regular pediatric eye exams. Regular eye exams are the best way to catch vision problems early […]

Read More

Seeing Spots and Cobwebs in Your Vision? Understanding Floaters and Flashes

While often harmless, the sudden appearance of eye floaters or flashes can cause concern or alarm for some people. These sensations can be unsettling when you don’t understand what’s causing them or whether they may indicate a more serious vision issue. Keep reading to learn more about flashes and floaters! What are Floaters and Flashes? […]

Read More

December 2023 Newsletter

In This Issue: December 2023 Happy Holidays! All of us at Nevada Eye Physicians extend our warmest wishes to you and your loved ones during this holiday season. May your days be filled with joy, peace, love and good health – especially your eye health. Remember to take care of yourself by getting plenty of […]

Read More

How Do Eye Doctors Treat Glaucoma?

Often referred to as the “silent thief of sight,” glaucoma is one of the leading causes of blindness in Americans over the age of sixty. It is often asymptomatic in its earliest stages, meaning that a person’s vision may have already been impaired in some way before they are even properly diagnosed! Keep reading to […]

Read More

What Are the Most Common Symptoms of Diabetic Retinopathy?

One of the complications of diabetes that affects the eyes is diabetic retinopathy. If you are living with diabetes, being informed about diabetic retinopathy and its most common symptoms is the best way to protect your vision.  Keep reading to learn more about diabetic retinopathy, including the most common symptoms! What is Diabetic Retinopathy? Diabetic […]

Read More

October 2023 Newsletter

Patient Newsletters

In This Issue: October 2023 Costume Contacts May Haunt You Long After Halloween October is Halloween Safety Month: costume contact lenses sold without a prescription are illegal! If you’re planning to incorporate scary eyes into your Halloween costume, beware of costume contact lenses labeled “one size fits all” or “no need to see an eye […]

Read More

5 Common Eye Conditions You Should Know About

Your eyes are often the primary source of the information your brain needs to safely navigate you through life. Unfortunately, certain eye conditions can lead to the breakdown of effective communication between your eyes and your brain. When you experience trouble with your vision, it can have a serious impact on your quality of life. […]

Read More

Are Flashes and Floaters Dangerous for My Vision?

Have you ever seen a sudden flash of bright light or noticed tiny specks floating in your vision? If you have, then you have experienced the visual disturbances known as flashes and floaters.  It certainly can be worrying to have your vision affected by flashes and floaters. While they both most often are the result […]

Read More

August 2023 Newsletter

Patient Newsletters

In This Issue: August 2023 8 Tips for Children’s Eye Safety August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month. There are a few common warnings most parents tell kids to help protect their eyes: never look directly at the sun (even during an eclipse) and don’t shoot projectile toys directly at another person’s face. But there […]

Read More

Seek Treatment Today

If you are experiencing any symptoms associated with cataracts, it is important to seek attention from an eye care professional as soon as possible. At Nevada Eye Physicians, we work to both diagnose and treat cataracts to help our patients gain clearer vision. To schedule your consultation, contact one of our facilities today.

schedule now take cataract self-test