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696 Meadowbrook Drive

Culpeper, VA 22701 United States

(540) 825-6161

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    Why do I need to see an eye care provider? Many “silent” diseases, such as glaucoma and diabetes, can only be detected through regular eye exams. When these conditions are discovered earlier rather than later, they become easier to treat or manage, allowing for better long-term preservation of eyesight.

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  • Allergies

    Caused by the same irritants as hay fever, runny nose, coughing, and sneezing, eye allergies commonly affect those who suffer from other allergy symptoms. Not only do eye allergies cause discomfort, but they can also interfere with daily activities. Eye Allergy Causes Medically referred to as allergic

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  • Learning-Related Vision Problems

    Learning disabilities may include dyslexia, math disorder, writing disorder, auditory processing deficits, or visual processing deficits. Although each child with a learning disability is unique, many also have associated visual problems. Addressing these vision disorders may alleviate some symptoms

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  • UV Radiation and Your Eyes

    Optometry warnings about the damaging effects of ultraviolet radiation on our eyes have not yet reached the degree of public awareness of that of skin damage. Yet, the sun can be just as damaging upon our eyes with unprotected exposure. Short-term exposure to very bright sunlight can result in a type

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  • Types of Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Treatments

    Are you familiar with the symptoms of macular degeneration, the most common causes of vision loss in adults over age 50?

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  • Can Vision Therapy Help With Concussion Recovery?

    Is your recovery from your concussion taking longer than you expected? Vision therapy may improve your symptoms.

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  • How To Protect Your Eyes While Wearing Halloween-Themed Contact Lenses

    Spooky novelty contact lenses can make your Halloween costume even scarier, but are they safe?

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  • What to Expect From Cataract Surgery

    Is cataract surgery in your future? Here's what you can expect.

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  • Air Pollution Affects Your Lungs But It Can Also Affect Your Eyes

    Are your eyes red, dry or itchy after spending time outside? Air pollution may be the cause.

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  • Can Amblyopia Be Corrected?

    Have you been told that your vision can't be improved if you have amblyopia? Thanks to vision therapy, that may not be true.

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  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy

    Fuchs' dystrophy (pronounced fooks DIS-truh-fee) is an eye disease characterized by degenerative changes to the cornea’s innermost layer of cells. The cause for Fuchs' dystrophy is not fully understood. If your mother or father has the disease, then there is roughly a 50 percent chance that you will

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  • Fuchs Corneal Dystrophy

    Fuchs corneal dystrophy affects the cornea, the clear window over the front of your eye. It causes swelling that leads to cloudiness, glare and increasing visual impairment. Women are slightly more likely than men to develop Fuchs. Onset usually happens after the age of 50; though early signs might start

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  • LASIK, LASEK or SMILE: Which Type of Laser Surgery is Right for You?

    Are you considering laser eye surgery but aren't sure if you should choose LASIK, LASEK or SMILE?

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  • Should You See a Vision Therapist?

    Do you experience frequent headaches, double vision or motion sickness? You may benefit from a visit to a vision therapist.

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  • How to Lessen the Risk of Glaucoma

    Did you know that your lifestyle choices can impact your risk of glaucoma? Read our latest newsletter to learn how to reduce your risk of getting glaucoma.

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  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration

    One of the leading causes of vision loss in people who are age 50 or older is age-related macular degeneration (AMD). This common eye condition leads to damage of a small spot near the center of the retina called the macula. The macula provides us with the ability to clearly see objects that are straight

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