Angle-closure glaucoma is a condition that makes the pressure inside the eye suddenly increase. It causes serious side effects, such as nausea, vomiting, headaches, and blurred vision. Left untreated, this condition can lead to blindness. Drs. Eric Del Piero and Leland Rosenblum discuss angle-closure glaucoma treatment.
Glaucoma is a leading cause of blindness in the United States. The symptoms of glaucoma often develop slowly, meaning that many people in the early stages of the progressive eye disease do not realize that they have glaucoma.
Both glaucoma and cataracts can affect vision. Find out more as we take a closer look at glaucoma versus cataracts.
The doctors of Monterey County Eye Associates discuss the risks of diabetic retinopathy.
At Monterey County Eye Associates, patients can receive glaucoma testing that allows for early diagnosis and the successful treatment of this condition.
In its earliest stages, glaucoma can usually be managed through medications. Find out what types of medication are available and how they work.
Some of the most common causes of blindness and vision loss include cataracts, glaucoma, age-related macular degeneration (AMD), and diabetic retinopathy.
Patients should learn to recognize the symptoms of glaucoma so that early treatment can be sought at Monterey County Eye Associates.