Eye Doctor Serving Eagle, Idaho
Routine eye exams should be a regular response to “how to keep your eyes healthy.” These eye tests are essential to detecting diseases and disorders of the eye so they can be properly treated.
Untreated diabetes can cause damage to the blood vessels in the eye that supply blood and oxygen to the retina. For diabetics, eye care is vital to keep from losing your eyesight. Meeting with an optometrist gives you access to the best eye doctor for treating diabetic retinopathy.
While Dr. Bingham does not perform actual surgery, he is unique among optometrists because he does enjoy educating patients to reduce pre-surgery anxiety and continuing to see these patients regarding their LASIK recovery.
(Includes common eye problems like cataracts and dry or wet macular degeneration). Being established with a reliable eye doctor as an eye care provider is one of the best ways to reduce the impact of eye issues and vision problems. Dr. Bingham is exactly that kind of dedicated eye care specialist and is ready to help you maintain healthy eyes.
(Includes conjunctivitis [pink eye] and styes). Eye infections, if left untreated, can cause blurred vision, temporary blindness, or even permanent vision loss. Contact wearers should be aware that they are susceptible to contact lens eye infections caused by not properly cleaning and maintaining contact lenses.
(Includes corneal abrasion [scratched eye] treatment and removing a foreign object embedded in the eye) If there is any question about the severity of an eye injury or eye trauma, please call 911 or get to the nearest emergency room.
If your vision loss is due to obvious injury or illness, please call 911 or get to the nearest emergency room. If your eyesight has been worsening due to a chronic eye condition, contacting your local optometrist can be helpful in getting appropriate care. You can reach Clear Eye Total Eye Care at (208) 629-8326, even if you are on the way to the hospital.
While distorted or wavy vision from astigmatism may not typically be a severe eye condition, it is a frequent cause of blurred vision which warrants your attention. Glasses or contact lenses are both viable options for treating astigmatism, and Clear Eye Total Eye Care has a range of affordable options in both.
Presbyopia is age-related farsightedness (blurred vision up close) caused by decreased elasticity of the lens of the eyes as a person ages. This may cause patients to try reading glasses, which our optician can also provide information about.