We have all heard of the term concussion before and how it can affect our cognitive abilities, but have you ever stopped to wonder how it can affect your vision as well? The brain rests inside the skull and is cushioned by spinal fluid. When a violent external force comes into contact with one’s head, […]
Annual. Monthly. Biweekly. Daily. Soft. Hard. Hybrid. Customized. Today there are ample contact lens designs made to fit the different lifestyles of the 40.9 million contact lens wearers in the United States. Contacts are proven to be a safe and effective when used as designed, but what happens when the wearer wears a contact lens […]
Congrats to Momoka for joining our 20/20 vision Ortho Knights club! She enrolled into our orthokeratology program and is one of our favorite patients with her beautiful smile. Orthokeratology treats myopia and also helps to stop it from getting worse. Children shouldn’t just get worse and buy new pairs of glasses every year! Stop the […]
What is amblyopia? Dr. Valerie Lam discusses amblyopia or lazy eye. This is a condition in which one or both eyes do not see clearly because they did not properly grow during a critical period of visual development when they were young.
This past weekend I had the privilege of accompanying the Flying Samaritans from CSU Fullerton and UC Riverside down to Mexico to serve at a free health clinic. It was an incredible experience and above all, a great reminder of why we chose to be healthcare providers in the first place. The root reason that […]