Common Eye Diseases For Kids

Common Eye Diseases For Kids

Many people take their children to see their Miami optometrist because they noticed that their young ones are having problems with their eyes or vision. There is an unfortunate number of vision and eye problems that children are more susceptible to, but thankfully the...
The Big Lie That Taught Us Carrots Improve Vision

The Big Lie That Taught Us Carrots Improve Vision

“Carrots help you see.” “Carrots improve eyesight.” “Carrots give you night-vision.” It’s almost guaranteed that you’ve heard someone tell you to eat your carrots if you want better eyesight, but that myth actually started from a well-crafted lie. Secret Government...
What is the Conjunctiva?

What is the Conjunctiva?

Many people hear their eye doctor in Miami talk about their conjunctiva when they come in for a visit, especially if they think they have pink eye. The conjunctiva is the clear membrane that covers the front of the eye and the inside of the eyelids, and it’s purpose...
The Complex Human Eye

The Complex Human Eye

Any Miami optometrist will tell you that the human eye is one of the most complex and useful organs in the entire body. While it’s one of the smallest organs, it’s complexity is on par with that of the human brain. There are so many parts of the eye that work in...
Talking About Your Blind Spots

Talking About Your Blind Spots

Many patients have questions for their Miami optometrist when they come in for their annual visit. One of the most common questions people have is about their natural blind spots. Some people may have heard that they have a blind spot in each of their eyes, and this...
Photoreceptor Cells – Exploring the Eye

Photoreceptor Cells – Exploring the Eye

Eye doctors in Miami are often asked how people are able to perceive colors. The answer to this question is complex, but it can be summed up in ways that are easy for the average person to understand. The retina is located in the back of the eye, which is the part...
Discovering Optic Nerves

Discovering Optic Nerves

Many people ask their Miami eye doctor about the optic nerves and what they actually do. The optic nerves are actually one of the most important parts of the eye and how it functions; they are responsible for transmitting electrical impulses from the retina to the...