April is Sports Eye Safety Awareness Month

April is Sports Eye Safety Awareness Month Eye injuries can occur at any time, but the frequency of those related to sports and recreation are at much higher rates.  According to the U.S. Eye Injury Registry, fishing is the number one cause of sports-related...

Children’s Eye Care

Children’s Eye Care August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month!   It’s also that time again for kids to return to school, and with all the preparation, have you stopped to think about your child’s vision? Good vision is essential for proper physical...

Cataract Surgery

Cataract Surgery Cataract surgery is one of the most common surgical procedures performed in the United States. A cataract is when the natural lens in the eye becomes clouded. The cataract can cause one’s vision to become so blurry that it affects that...

January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month!

January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month! With January being National Glaucoma Awareness month, now is the time to spread the word about this vision threatening disease. Currently over 2 million Americans over the age of 40 have been diagnosed with Glaucoma....

Floaters and Flashes of Light

Floaters and Flashes of Light Many patients call Eye Center South with complaints of floaters or flashes of light in their vision. The vitreous body is the fluid that fills the back of the eye. The vitreous occupies the space between the retina and the lens of the...