When it comes to eye health, many patients are unaware of the various conditions that may affect their vision. Glaucoma is a common eye condition which can ultimately lead to blindness, in fact, Glaucoma is one of the leading causes of blindness in Canada. At Prairie Eye Care we are proud to offer glaucoma screenings and treatment in Winnipeg. If you think you or a loved one may suffer from glaucoma, schedule your consultation with Prairie Eye Care today.
Glaucoma is a group of eye diseases which cause damage to the optic nerve, eventually causing blindness. Damage caused by glaucoma is typically caused by an increase in internal eye pressure, however, multiple types of glaucoma exist with different dangers. Your eye doctor in Winnipeg can help identify which type of glaucoma you may be at risk for and even create a treatment plan based upon your diagnosis. When it comes to symptoms, most patients don’t notice any until the condition has progressed. Scheduling routine eye care with Prairie Eye Care can help with early diagnosis of glaucoma, leading to earlier treatment and often better outcomes.
At Prairie Eye Care, glaucoma screenings are actually included with your comprehensive eye examination. During your Winnipeg glaucoma screening, you can expect:
Wondering how exactly glaucoma can be treated? There are various treatment options, which include:
When is the last time you had a comprehensive eye examination? Contact Prairie Eye Care today to schedule your appointment, we’d be more than happy to provide a glaucoma screening in Winnipeg to determine if you need glaucoma treatment. We look forward to treating you.
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