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Do I Need Cataract Surgery Right Away?

March 26th, 2020

Cataracts are a problem most of us must face at some point. They happen when the lenses in your eyes cloud over. This prevents light from entering and causes a wide array of vision problems. Symptoms of cataracts include blurry vision, difficulty seeing in low light, prescription changes, glare, halos, and double vision. But cataracts… Read More

5 Signs You’re Ready For LASIK

February 28th, 2020

LASIK is a popular vision correction procedure designed to give you your best vision. LASIK is not only the most effective way for most people to reach for great vision, but it is also one of the safest. If you’re not so sure about the procedure, visit us at Vision Care of Maine for a… Read More

How Do I Choose An IOL?

January 28th, 2020

A lot goes into preparing for cataract surgery. You need to attend several eye doctor appointments to watch the growth of your cataract. You also need to follow preoperative instructions, and you need to know what you are going to do after the surgery. One of the most important parts of getting ready for the… Read More

Is Glaucoma A Genetic Condition?

December 20th, 2019

One of the scariest ways to lose your sight is through glaucoma. In its most common form, it is not painful. In fact, glaucoma is almost completely undetectable. The condition slowly eats away at your vision a little at a time so you don’t even notice losing it until it is too late. Any eyesight… Read More

What Happens If I Injure My Retina?

November 27th, 2019

Your retina is a very delicate part of your eye and a very important part of your ability to see. It is a thin layer of tissue that lines the back of the inner wall of your eye. It is teeming with cells that can sense light. The retina gives us our ability to perceive… Read More

Do You Know These Less Common Cataract Signs?

October 31st, 2019

One of the most well-known symptoms of cataracts is that they cause vision loss. They are, after all, the leading cause of blindness in the world. In fact, in the U.S. alone, over half of all Americans will have cataracts by the time they are 80. But vision loss isn’t the only problem cataracts present…. Read More

3 Reasons LASIK Is Life-Changing

September 30th, 2019

LASIK is a powerful procedure that alters your lifestyle for the better. Even just being free of glasses and contacts can be a meaningful experience. On the fence about whether LASIK could be right for you? Keep reading for 3 reasons why LASIK is life-changing! 1. Better Eyesight Means Less Stress If there’s one thing… Read More

Will I Experience Pain From Glaucoma?

August 29th, 2019

Glaucoma is a complicated condition with several different types. The most common form of glaucoma is primary open-angle glaucoma. Primary open-angle glaucoma threatens your vision permanently, while also being almost undetectable. It does not cause any pain or other noticeable symptoms. It causes you to lose your sight so slowly that you may not even… Read More

Do You Know These Cataract Warning Signs?

July 31st, 2019

Cataracts will affect everyone, but they come on slowly over time. This makes it difficult to tell that they are developing. Cataracts display many symptoms, making it simple for a professional to diagnose them. That is why it’s important to schedule regular eye appointments with Vision Care of Maine in Bangor. There are signs of… Read More

3 Fun Things To Do After LASIK This Summer!

June 28th, 2019

Looking for a way to spice things up this summer? How about for the rest of your life? LASIK can change your life by giving you freedom from glasses and contacts. Summer is the perfect time to experience this! There are infinite possibilities to enjoy your summer after LASIK, but here are a few to… Read More

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