Blog Articles

Cataract Treatment Then and Now

Over time, the lenses in our eyes can become clouded by clumps of protein, resulting in worsening symptoms like reduced night vision, light sensitivity, glare, halo effects around lights, dim or cloudy vision, more frequent changes to glasses prescriptions

Oct 26th, 2020
All About Glaucoma

At this point in time, there is no cure for glaucoma and the vision loss that comes from it is irreversible. However, current treatments can halt the progress of the disease, especially if it is diagnosed early on.

Oct 19th, 2020
Blue Light and Our Eyes

We hear a lot about "blue light" and the effect it can have on our eyes. With the increased use of electronics, find out what is really goin on.

Oct 12th, 2020
Maintaining Healthy Vision as We Age

As we age, we should be vigilant in watching for signs of age-related vision loss, as early diagnosis is critical in preventing many sight-threatening conditions from progressing. We want our patients to be informed so that they can minimize risk.

Oct 5th, 2020
Protecting Your Eyes from Digital Strain

It only takes two hours of screen time per day to give us a 90% chance of developing digital eye strain, and in this technological age, it’s no wonder ten million people a year are seeing eye doctors for it.

Sep 28th, 2020
What Is an Ocular Migraine?

If you’ve ever noticed a patch of bright, shimmering light that gradually widens until it fills your entire field of vision, you might have had an ocular migraine.

Sep 21st, 2020
Why Kids Need Eye Exams

Every child should have a comprehensive eye exam early in their schooling so that any eye problems can be caught and treated quickly. With the new school year starting, this is a great time to schedule an eye exam for your child.

Sep 19th, 2020
Source for Signature Eye Care

Dubuque Family Eye Care in Dubuque is a proud member of Vision Source® — North America’s largest and most prestigious network of independent eye doctors with more than 5,500 members and 2,700 locations nationwide.

Aug 29th, 2013
What if we had a choice?

Today, cataract surgery can not only remedy the disease but it can make your eye sight better than it ever was before. Thanks to outstanding diagnostic instruments, eye care professionals can pick the exact power lens to put in your eye.

Aug 29th, 2013