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Protect Your Eyesight While on the Work Site

March is Workplace Eye Health and Safety Month. The Houston eye doctors at Berkeley Eye Center would like to take this time to stress how important it is to maintain an eye safe workplace. Accidents can happen at any time; wearing the appropriate eye gear for your...

January Is Glaucoma Awareness Month

Glaucoma is the world’s leading cause of irreversible blindness. Currently, more than 3 million people in the United States, and more than 60 million worldwide suffer from glaucoma. To focus attention on the problem, the National Eye Institute has declared January...

Helpful College Student Eye Care Tips

Fall semester is underway for colleges in the Houston area. Between classes, studying, friends, work and football games, we know your days are full, but it's still important to remember to take care of your eyes and look after your eye health. The following easy...

Sports Eye Safety Month – What You Need To Know

Authored by Dr. Shawn Kavoussi An estimated 40,000 sports-related eye injuries occur every year, the majority of which are preventable. September therefore marks Sports Eye Safety Month at the start of every new school year. Here's what parents of the most...

Living With Glaucoma

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month. Over three million people in the U.S. suffer from glaucoma, an eye disease that causes damage to the optic nerve, resulting in loss of vision. While there is no cure for glaucoma, an early diagnosis, proper medical treatment, and a...

Presbyopia Treatment Options

Presbyopia is the medical term for blurry up-close vision that occurs with age. Most people around the age of 40 slowly begin to notice it’s getting harder to read the newspaper or use a computer. While many presbyopia sufferers compensate for their vision problems...

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