Eye Conditions

Most people have eye problems at one time or another. Some eye problems can be minor and may go away on its own, while others require a specialist’s attention. If your vision has deteriorated, or if it has always been weak, there are many treatments available to help you restore or improve your eyesight.

There are many different eye conditions. Have a look at our list of eye conditions and their treatments:

Just like the rest of your body, your eyes can become strained when they are constantly focused on something. Hours of reading, staring at a computer screen or long distance driving can overuse your eyes, causing it to feel tired and strained. If your eyes are strained, rest them for a while. If the feeling of weariness persists after a few days, contact us.

Red eyes can be caused by a myriad of things, including eyestrain, lack of sleep, allergies, irritations and infections. If over-the-counter eye drops and rest does not help to clear your eyes, contact us.

Night blindness simply means that you cannot see clearly in dark places. Night blindness caused by near sightedness, and / or astigmatism which can be treated with corrective lenses.

Lazy eye is when the eye has not developed properly causing vision to be weaker in the affected eye. Treatment for lazy eye may include corrective glasses or contact lenses, and using a patch over one eye to force the individual to use the lazy eye.