Posts Tagged ‘Keratoconus’

Coping with Keratoconus: Night Vision

Saturday, March 1st, 2014

There are several reasons that our night vision maybe impaired, however Keratoconus is one of the most common causes of problems with night vision. We often find that it progresses over the years and just chalk it up as “old age”. This is one of the worst things to do, impaired night vision is a […]

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Oscar Tahada’s Keratoconus Treatment

Sunday, December 1st, 2013

There are many stories out there of patients seen by Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler but the experience for Oscar Tahada was memorable. Oscar was diagnosed with Keratoconus in 1995 much to his dismay they only offered him two treatment options- RGP lenses or a Corneal Transplant. Without hessitation he opted for the RGP lenses but […]

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Are You Tired of Your Hard Contact Lenses?

Friday, March 1st, 2013

This May be an alternative! Do you wear Hard contact lens for your vision correction? Searching for the right option to help you see without pain and discomfort? INTACS could be the answer. Since 1999 there has been several improvements in the way Keratoconus istreated. The use of hard contact lens could be a thing […]

Encouraging Early Detection of Keratoconus

Tuesday, January 1st, 2013

Knowing your family history is an important step in early detection, and early treatment of Keratoconus. Understanding and knowing how progressed your condition is will help determine how aggressive your treatment needs to be. Finding the symptoms, signs, and your family history can help keep a better quality of vision throughout your life. Taking care […]

Family History of Keratoconus

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

Keratoconus is a progressive condition and can be a debilitating if left untreated. Watching your family members go through it can make you feel helpless and useless in some experiences. You probably have many questions on the condition after watching your family members go through their treatments. In past years their were limited treatments for […]

I have Keratocous. Can I go Horseback Riding?

Sunday, April 1st, 2012

If you are newly diagnosed with Keratoconus and love horseback riding this diagnosis may be a discouraging discovery for you. However being diagnosed with Keratoconus is not the end of the world. You may think because it is a progressive condition that you will have to give up the things you love, like Horseback riding. […]

3 Tips for Finding a Keratoconus Specialist

Sunday, January 1st, 2012

Keratoconus Patient Researching treatments of Keratoconus is no different than researching any other condition. First you must fully understand the condition before you can go any further. There are several places that will give you the perfect technical terminology for Keratoconus. But the truth is you probably don’t want to hear all that. Looking for […]