Are Glasses Not Enough for Children?

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  As parents, we naturally want the very best for our children, which includes good eyesight. After all, their vision makes it possible for them to experience the world, learn, and enjoy life. That said, regular eye exams with a pediatric eye care professional can go a long way toward protecting their vision and overall… Read more »

Eye Problems? No Problem!

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  Most people have suffered from eye problems from one time or another. While most are minor and disappear in a few hours, others stay with you for life. Even if your vision isn’t what it used to be, there are several things you can do to get it back. Most of these eye problems… Read more »

Does Insurance Pay for Vision Therapy?

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  Vision Therapy is a treatment that’s used for various eye conditions. It’s an effective treatment for a wide variety of conditions that are provided at Austin eye care. However, this treatment may not be covered by some insurance plans. If you feel your plan has not evaluated your claim for coverage, here are some… Read more »

3 Natural Treatments for Lazy Eye

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  Lazy eye is otherwise known as amblyopia. This eye condition occurs during childhood. It happens when one eye is weaker than the other. The brain will receive a mix of blurry and clear images from the stronger eye and weaker eye. As a result, it’ll only focus on the clear image.   Treatment starts… Read more »

Can Playing Video Games Cure Your Lazy Eye?

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Most video game enthusiasts would probably be shocked to know that recent studies suggest that playing video games can actually help to correct a lazy eye condition in adults. Further research is needed to draw more conclusive results on the subject, however, at the moment there has been a significant and positive correlation between improved… Read more »

Does Amblyopia Run in Families?

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The Center For Vision Development Discusses Does Amblyopia Run In Families? Amblyopia is a vision problem in which the eyes do not focus together normally. This condition can cause “lazy eye,” “crossed eyes” or other issues that prevent normal visual acuity. At Austin Vision Therapy Center in Austin, TX, we provide Austin eye care for… Read more »

6 Foods for Healthy Eyes

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Dietary choices can have a significant impact on eye health. The staff at the Austin Vision Center recommends the following six foods to maintain eye health throughout life:   Fish Oily fish like salmon, tuna, sardines, and anchovies are rich sources of omega-3 fatty acids. Consuming oily fish has been shown to reverse dry eye,… Read more »