Blepharitis

Blepharitis Do you have red, swollen eyelids?  If so, you may have inflammation of the eyelid, known as Blepharitis.  It is a common and ongoing condition where the eyelid can have itchiness, redness, crusting, and discharge of the eye. This inflammation is a result...

Best of Wiregrass

Best of Wiregrass We Are Honored… Thank you for voting us ‘Best Eye Care Office’ and Dr. Sebastian Heersink, ‘Best Doctor of the Wiregrass.’ The doctors and staff of Eye Center South are proud to have been voted as ‘Best’ by people throughout the Wiregrass. Since our...

What are Flashes and Floaters?

What are Flashes and Floaters? Do you sometimes see small specks or clouds moving in your field of vision? If so, you may have floaters.  Floaters can appear as different shapes, like dots, circles, lines, clouds or cobwebs. This is caused by tiny clumps of material...

Surge in Nearsightedness

Surge in Nearsightedness Around the world there is a rise of nearsightedness (myopia) due to the increase of smart phones, computers, and video games. Over a billion people worldwide are now nearsighted and it is anticipated by 2020 that a third of the world’s...

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....