When it comes to glaucoma, catching the eye disease at an early stage is key.
This informative, recent article discusses the importance of early diagnosis:
“Glaucoma is a group of eye disorders that can lead to progressive damage to the optic nerve. People who experience glaucoma can lose nerve tissue and eventually suffer vision loss. Understanding what contributes to glaucoma can help people take the steps necessary to reduce their risk.”
Glaucoma is a serious disease that, if not treated in a timely manner with appropriate visual field testing, can cause permanent blindness or loss of vision. However, with the appropriate precautionary measures, glaucoma can be prevented, avoided, or treated.
If you feel you have any of the signs of glaucoma, act immediately. Dr. Blair and his team of eye care doctors in the Burlington, Kentucky area can help put your mind at ease. Experts in diagnosing glaucoma through our visual field instruments, we can start you on your way to a healthier vision.