Do You See Flashes and Floaters?

Are you seeing things? Maybe it’s mostly when you’re looking into bright light or at something white? If so, you might be experiencing flashes and floaters. In general, these might not be something to worry about but if they’re persistent...Read More

Posted on May 15, 2020 By Dr. P. in

What Are The Causes of Cataracts?

The most common cause of vision loss for people over the age of 40 is cataracts. Cataracts are also the main cause of blindness worldwide. That means cataracts can be a pretty big deal. Here are the three different types of cataracts that can...Read More

Posted on April 15, 2020 By Dr. P. in

Signs and Symptoms of Glaucoma

Glaucoma is a condition in which damage to your optic nerve results in vision loss. Most often, the damage is caused by elevated pressure in the eye (intraocular pressure) caused by inadequate drainage of fluid from the inside of the...Read More

Posted on February 14, 2020 By Dr. P. in

Keep Your Eyes Healthy with Eye Exercises

It’s a new year and a new decade. It’s usually a time when people are focused on improving their health and starting healthy habits such as exercising. We thought we’d jump on that bandwagon and recommend some simple eye...Read More

Posted on January 15, 2020 By Dr. P. in

How to Avoid Eye Strain and Fatigue from Screens

It’s hard to imagine a day without looking at your smartphone, computer, or TV screen. Even objects that didn’t use to have a screen do now, like books and watches. But all of that screen-staring can be hard on your eyes. If you’ve...Read More

Posted on December 15, 2019 By wpengine in

Benefits of Different Upgraded Lens Implants

If you suffer from cataracts and are looking for treatment options, California Retina Associates has you covered. In years past, cataract patients were limited in their options of artificial lenses but that isn’t true anymore. Intraocular lens...Read More

Posted on November 15, 2019 By Dr. P. in

Dealing with Dry Eye

Dry eye may not sound like a serious medical issue but it can certainly cause discomfort, pain, and frustration for those who are suffering from it. Your tears aren’t just important to be able to cry, they help to lubricate, cleanse, and...Read More

Posted on October 15, 2019 By Dr. P. in

Back to Basics: Dry Vs. Wet Macular Degeneration

Macular degeneration is a condition that affects the inner part of the retina in the eye called the macula. When the macula is damaged, it can lead to blurred vision or even permanent vision loss if it goes untreated. But did you now that there...Read More

Posted on September 15, 2019 By Dr. P. in