About one in six Americans over 40 has a developing cataract, and half of all Americans have cataracts by the age of 70.

March is Save Your Vision Month and Workplace Eye Health & Safety Month. Let’s explore both of these initiatives and find out how they can help you maintain clear vision.

As an ambulatory surgery center that follows strict licensing, accreditation and patient safety standards to ensure our patients receive the highest quality and safest care, we are deeply concerned by the recent stories that called out patient tragedies t

It’s not necessary to visit an eye doctor at the first sign of eye irritation, but pink eye and bacterial keratitis should be treated by an ophthalmologist.

​Age-related macular degeneration damages the macula, a small spot near the center of the retina which controls central vision. The macula is made of millions of photoreceptor cells, making it the most sensitive part of the retina.

​Low vision is severe vision loss that cannot be improved with corrective lenses. Low vision can be caused by conditions including glaucoma, diabetes, and age-related macular degeneration.

Age related macular degeneration, or AMD, is a common eye condition and a leading cause of vision loss among Americans. Certain factors increase the risk of developing AMD, but healthy lifestyle choices can lower the risk.

If you have recently been diagnosed with glaucoma, you may feel overwhelmed. You may have been given literature to read and new medications to incorporate into your daily schedule.

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month, a time to learn more about glaucoma, one of the leading causes of blindness. Check your awareness of this complicated disease by answering these true or false statements.

Are you seeing your ophthalmologist regularly for a comprehensive eye exam? If you are not, here is a good reason to make an appointment today.

​Although the excitement of the holidays has come to a close, many kids are basking in the joy of new toys, electronics and games. Speaking of the kids…has anyone seen them? They are likely playing on their tablets and gaming devices or busy texting their

Many diseases develop when there is a disruption in the genetic code. A mutated gene can result in the production of mutated proteins and be expressed as a chronic disorder.

The holidays are a wonderful time of the year.

At its annual Center Leadership Conference, held Oct. 4-6 in Nashville, Tenn., AMSURG recognized EyeCare Consultants Surgery Center for their outstanding patient experience scores on the 2017 OAS CAHPS survey.

If you are a caregiver of a parent with an eye disease, the holidays can seem overwhelming.

Dry eye is a common disorder caused by inadequate tear production.

Chances are, we will all need our vision corrected at some point in our lives.

Mashed potatoes, stuffing, rolls, green bean casserole and pecan pie — these are just five of the most popular dishes on the American Thanksgiving table, but they are rich in calories and poor in nutrition.

It’s easy to remember to sport your shades in the summer when the sun’s rays are intense and blinding.

November is Diabetic Eye Disease Month.