Are you looking for a qualified and experienced optometrist in Chico, CA? Chico Vision Care Optometry knows that when something is painful or uncomfortable with your vision, it can be difficult to wait for treatment. These are some of the conditions treated at our office.
Dry eyes are a common condition that can be caused by environmental factors, medications, and aging. Dry eyes can be very uncomfortable, causing symptoms like burning, itchiness, redness, and fatigue. An optometrist on our team can help relieve your dry eye symptoms with eye drops, medication, and recommendations for avoiding dry eye triggers.
Eye infections are usually caused by bacteria or viruses and can be very uncomfortable. Symptoms of an eye infection may include redness, pain, discharge, and swelling. An optometrist on our team can prescribe medication to help clear up the infection.
Red eyes can be caused by several things, including allergies, infections, and fatigue. Red eyes can be very uncomfortable, causing symptoms like itchiness, burning, and light sensitivity. An optometrist on our team can help relieve your red eye symptoms with eye drops, medication, and lifestyle changes.
Refractive Vision Issues
Refractive vision issues can result in blurred or distorted vision. Common refractive vision issues include nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. An optometrist on our team can prescribe glasses or contact lenses to help correct this issue.
Foreign Body Removal
If you have a foreign body in your eye, it can be very painful and uncomfortable. Foreign bodies can be small pieces of dirt or debris that become lodged in the eye. Our optometrist can safely remove the foreign body and relieve your symptoms.
Glaucoma is a condition that damages the optic nerve, which can lead to vision loss. Glaucoma can be caused by high pressure in the eye. An optometrist on our team can prescribe medication to help lower the pressure in the eye and prevent further damage.
Macular degeneration is a condition that damages the macula, which controls your part of your vision. Macular degeneration is a cause of vision loss in older adults. An optometrist on our team can prescribe medication to help this condition.
Cataracts are a common condition that causes the lens of the eye to become cloudy. Cataracts usually develop slowly and can eventually lead to vision loss. An optometrist on our team can help identify cataracts and prescribe glasses to help correct your vision.
Visit Us for More Information
We at Chico Vision Care Optometry provide eye care for patients in Chico, CA. Schedule an appointment by calling our office. We're ready to help you get the eye care you need. Call us at (530) 342-9644.