The cornea is the eye’s outermost layer and characterized as the clear, dome-shaped tissue that covers the eye. This eye component plays a significant role in focusing your vision. In fact, the cornea is responsible for up to 75% of the eye’s total focusing power. Any irregularity in its shape, however, can lead to various […]
Optic nerves connect the eye to the brain and carry impulses from the retina. These impulses are interpreted by the brain, allowing us to perceive the world around us. Glaucoma, however, is an eye disease that affects the optic nerve. This occurs when fluid accumulates and increases pressure in your eye, damaging the optic nerve.
Vision Care Associates has been a trusted provider of optometry services for more than 50 years. With five optometrists and a team of certified opticians and technicians, we work together to maintain your visual health. For the past eight years, our dedication has earned us the Parkersburg News and Sentinel Readers Choice Award for best […]
Records show that at least one out of 10 Americans uses contact lenses. While they are a widely used vision correction option, many are still confused on how to properly use and clean their contacts. Vision Care Associates, your trusted medical eye care clinic, shares tips on how to prevent contact lens-related complications.
Vision Care Associates has been a leading provider of comprehensive and quality eye care for over 50 years. We use state-of-the-art technologies to reach an accurate diagnosis and ensure you receive up-to-date and modern treatment. We offer a full range of optometry products and services. Whether you need an eye exam or a new pair […]