Glaucoma – Symptoms and Treatment Options
ChatGPT Hello and welcome back to the Sweeney Eye Associates’ blog! As your trusted eye care experts in Richardson and Sunnyvale, TX, we’re dedicated to providing the knowledge you need to keep your eyes healthy. Today, we’re focusing on a crucial topic: glaucoma and its treatment options. Glaucoma is a group of eye conditions that […]
What is Laser Cataract Surgery
Greetings from Sweeney Eye Associates! With locations in both Sunnyvale and Richardson, TX, we strive to provide cutting-edge care for all our patients. Today, we’ll be talking about a significant advancement in cataract treatment—laser cataract surgery. Traditional cataract surgery is performed manually, with the surgeon using a handheld instrument to create a small incision in […]
What Lens Options Are There for Cataract Patients?
Cataract surgery involves removing the clouded natural lens of the eye and replacing it with an artificial lens, known as an intraocular lens (IOL). This new lens becomes a permanent part of your eye and can significantly improve your vision. While a standard IOL can significantly improve your vision, premium lens options provide additional features […]
What is a Cataract?
A cataract is a condition that affects the eye’s natural lens, which lies behind the iris and the pupil. The lens works much like a camera lens, focusing light onto the retina at the back of the eye, and adjusting the eye’s focus to let us see things clearly both up close and far away. […]
Understanding Diabetic Retinopathy
Welcome to Sweeney Eye Associates’ blog! As your trusted ophthalmology practice in Richardson and Sunnyvale, we are dedicated to providing you with the most relevant information to keep your vision sharp and healthy. Today, we’ll be discussing a common condition known as diabetic retinopathy. Diabetic retinopathy is a serious eye condition that affects individuals with […]
What is Keratoconus?
Hello from Sweeney Eye Associates, your preferred eye care specialists in Richardson and Sunnyvale, TX! In this post, we’re focusing on a unique eye condition called keratoconus and a breakthrough treatment option known as corneal cross-linking. Keratoconus is a progressive eye disease in which the normally round cornea, the clear front surface of the eye, […]