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  • 22 days ago

    Advice re surgery

    Hi, I have a long history of retinal detachment in both eyes. I had buckle and gas in one eye which detached when gas dissipated. I then had silicone oil injected which when removed resulted in detachment. This oil has been in my eye for almost three years and I developed a capsule fairly soon after surgery. On the other eye, I had buckle fitted three years ago and it was successful until six weeks ago when I had another detachment. I had a vitrectomy with silicone inserted. All going well so far....
  • 22 days ago

    Eye itching redness and watery

    My eye have been runny with water and goop they itch and are red from rubbing just around the edges near eyelashes. I’ve used eye drops but nothing seems to help what could be causing this?
  • How long can contacts stay in solution?

    I normally don’t need to wear my glasses or newly prescribed contacts after about 7:00pm and I was just wondering how long they can stay in the solution for. I normally get up at 9:00am-9:30am and I didn’t know if leaving them in solution for the 14 hours (7pm-9am) would be to long and mess up the contacts?
  • 1 month ago

    Eye concerns

    Hello All, About a week ago I had an eye exam. At the exam, I was told that I have a small reading prescription of 0.75 both eyes with astigmatism in one eye. I had this same prescription some 10 years ago. But I never wore the reading glasses. Then the doc went on to dilate my eyes. The dilation effects didn't seem to go away for many hours. At the 24 hour mark I went back to the opthalmologist and he said maybe there is dry eye and asked me to put drops in there. at the 72 hour mark I still....
  • 1 month ago

    Eye concerns

    Hello All, About a week ago I had an eye exam. At the exam, I was told that I have a small reading prescription of 0.75 both eyes with astigmatism in one eye. I had this same prescription some 10 years ago. But I never wore the reading glasses. Then the doc went on to dilate my eyes. The dilation effects didn't seem to go away for many hours. At the 24 hour mark I went back to the opthalmologist and he said maybe there is dry eye and asked me to put drops in there. at the 72 hour mark I still....
  • 1 month ago

    Eye floaters

    I have spots floating in my eye I saw an ophthalmologist he checked my eye and said no damage to the retina and said it was from age. He offered no treatment or explanation of what i can do to resolve the issue? I'm frustrated Michael
  • OTC eye drops for blurriness

    I have a slight case of dry eye. It's better except for a little blurriness. What drops do you recommend for this.
  • 1 month ago

    Tear Duct options with adult

    I am a brain aneurysm survivor on at least 81 mg aspirin for life. Now need tear duct surgery and no dr. will touch me with aspirin onboard. What are my options? My eyes water all day long and they are irritated. This is serious.
  • 1 month ago

    Glaucoma

    I had bilateral iridotomy surgery for acute angle glaucoma 20 years ago. Do I need to be concerned about other types of glaucoma?
  • 1 month ago

    soon getting contact lenses

    I'm 68, soon getting soft lenses, can't wait! cut my fingernails real short, so nails don't cut lenses when I pinch them removing them from my eyes. (I've got floaters, wonder how that affects driving safety)