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 […]

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 […]

Astigmatism: The Causes and Treatment

Astigmatism: The Causes and Treatment

Have you ever struggled with blurry or distorted vision? If so, you may have a common vision problem known as astigmatism. Astigmatism affects the way light enters the eye, resulting in blurred vision at both near and far distances. Let’s take a look at the causes and treatments for astigmatism. Causes of Astigmatism Astigmatism occurs […]

Eye Safety Tips for Summer Activities

Eye Safety Tips for Summer Activities

Summer is a great time for outdoor activities, such as swimming, hiking, and sports. However, it is important to remember that these activities can pose risks to your eyes if proper precautions are not taken. Here are some eye safety tips to keep in mind during your summer adventures. Wear Sunglasses Sunglasses are a must-have […]

What’s the Difference between Ophthalmologists and Optometrists?

A woman getting an eye exam. Difference between Ophthalmologists and Optometrists

When it comes to taking care of your vision and eye health, there are two types of professionals who can help you: ophthalmologists and optometrists. Although both of these vision specialists deal with the eyes, there are differences between them and the conditions that they treat. At Tyson Eye, we have experienced eye professionals, including both ophthalmologists […]

How to Choose the Right Pair of Glasses for Your Lifestyle

Two people playing tennis while wearing the right pair of glasses for your lifestyle

Choosing the right type of glasses for your lifestyle can be a tricky task. With so many styles and features available, it’s easy to get overwhelmed. However, selecting the right glasses can make a huge difference in your comfort and vision. Whether you’re looking for glasses for work, physical activities, or everyday wear, here are […]

Eye Care Tips for the Summer Weather

Two people walking down the beach and showcasing Summer Eye care tips

As the summer weather approaches, you’ll likely be spending more time outdoors. Summer can be hard on your eyes– increasing irritation from allergies, dry eye, heat, glare, sweat, sunscreen, chlorine or salt water. Outdoor activities also increase your risk of eye injuries. Here are some eye care tips to help you protect your eyes during […]

What are Common Changes to Your Eyes as You Age?

What are common changes to your eyes as you age photo of eyes

While many things tend to get better with age, unfortunately, your vision is not one of them. Almost everyone will experience some common vision problems as they get older – like losing the ability to read clearly or focus up close. And some eye diseases, like macular degeneration or glaucoma, are more likely to affect […]

Have Cataracts? Find Out if You’re a Candidate for Advanced Intraocular Lens

Woman in pool who is a Advance IOLs candidate

Cataract surgery can help improve your vision from the effects of cataracts, but with new advancements in Intraocular Lens (IOL) technology, it can also help correct your vision from things like astigmatism. What is an IOL? An IOL is a lens that is implanted in your eye during cataract surgery to replace your natural lens […]