What is Glaucoma and How Is It Treated?

What is Glaucoma and How Is It Treated? Woman getting an eye exam.

Glaucoma, often referred to as the “silent thief of sight,” is a serious eye condition that requires timely attention and understanding. In this blog post, we’ll unravel the mysteries of glaucoma, exploring its causes, symptoms, and the various treatment options available. Join us on this insightful journey as we answer the question, “What is glaucoma […]

The Importance of Yearly Eye Exams

The Importance of Yearly Eye Exams

In the hustle and bustle of our daily lives, it’s easy to overlook the significance of maintaining our eye health. However, the truth is that our eyes play a crucial role in our overall well-being. One of the most effective ways to ensure optimal eye health is through yearly eye exams. We’ll delve into why […]

Dr. Cristos Ifantides, M.D., M.B.A., Presents at CYOS

Dr. Ifantides presents at CYOS

Renowned Ophthalmologist and Educator, Cristos Ifantides, M.D., M.B.A., Presents Three Seminars at the 13th Annual Congress of Cyprus Ophthalmological Society (CYOS) The Cyprus Ophthalmological Society is delighted to announce that Dr. Cristos Ifantides, MD, MBA, was a featured guest speaker at the recent 13th Annual Congress. The event took place on November 18th and 19th, […]

Signs You Might Have Cataracts

Cataract eye exam

Our eyes are our windows to the world, and clear vision is vital to our quality of life. However, as we age, various eye conditions can impair our vision, one of them being cataracts. Cataracts are a common age-related eye disorder, affecting millions of people worldwide. Understanding the symptoms and signs of cataracts is crucial […]

What Are Some Common Eye Conditions?

Woman with glasses

Our eyes are windows to the world, allowing us to perceive the beauty around us and experience life in all its vivid colors and intricate details. However, just like any other part of our body, our eyes are susceptible to various conditions that can affect our vision and overall eye health. What are some common […]

Understanding the Cornea & How It Helps You See

An eyeball showing the cornea of the eye

The cornea is the clear, dome-shaped front surface of the eye – basically, it’s your window to the world. It covers the iris, the pupil, and the anterior chamber, and plays a critical role in the eye’s ability to focus light onto the retina. The cornea allows light to enter the eye, pass through the […]

“Best Of” Blog

Best of blog

Eye care is an essential aspect of our overall well-being and Tyson Eye knows that better than anyone else. As a leading provider of vision and optical care services in Southwest Florida, Tyson Eye has won the News-Press “Best Of” award for more than 15 years. Whether you need cataract surgery, seeking retina specialist services, […]

Tips to Protect Your Eyes from Strain

Tips to protect your eyes from strain blog

Today, we rely on screens for work, entertainment, and communication more than ever before. While these devices bring convenience and connectivity, they also bring the risk of eye strain. Prolonged screen time can lead to discomfort, fatigue, and even long-term eye problems. Thankfully, there are several effective strategies you can adopt to protect your eyes […]

The Top 5 Things You Should Know About Cataracts

The Top 5 Things You Should Know About Cataracts

Cataracts are a common eye condition that affects millions of people worldwide. As we age, the lenses of our eyes may become cloudy, leading to blurred vision and limiting our daily activities. While cataracts are common, they are also treatable. Here are the top five things you should know about cataracts to better understand this […]

The Unseen Danger: How UV Rays Affect Your Vision

The Unseen Danger: How UV Rays Affect Your Vision

As we enjoy the warmth of the sun and the great outdoors, it’s easy to forget that the sun’s rays can pose potential threats to our health, especially to our eyes. Ultraviolet (UV) rays can significantly harm our vision and eye health. Let’s explore how UV rays can affect our precious vision. The Impact of […]