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Cloudy vision: 3 Signs You Need To Worry

If you are concerned about cloudy vision, it is important to seek medical attention right away.
Whether your cloudy eyes are caused by an underlying health condition or from a temporary issue, our team at Brimhall Eye Center can help.

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What Does an Ophthalmologist Treat? From Brimhall Eye of Las Vegas

Taking care of your vision is just as vital as taking care of any other aspect of your health. Even if you think your vision is fine, more than 11 million Americans over age 12 need vision correction. Many eye diseases don’t have symptoms and can go undetected for a long time. Finding the right … Continued

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X Eye Pain Causes & When To Visit Your Las Vegas Eye Doctor

Your eyes can do amazing things. They can process information instantly through a network of muscles, nerves, and tissue, giving you a crystal-clear picture of the world around you. The seven million cones and 100 million rods in your retina all work together to bring you the world in living color.  We rely on this … Continued

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Do Eye Health Supplements Work? Las Vegas Eye Doctor Tips

Your eyes are your windows to the world. Though only one-sixth of your eye is exposed to your surroundings, it’s made up of over 2 million complex working parts. It can focus on more than 50 different items every second and distinguish between approximately 10 million colors.  Here are some other interesting facts about your … Continued

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Should I See a Las Vegas Ophthalmologist or Optometrist?

If you’ve ever had an eye exam or needed treatment for an eye condition, you probably know how many types of eye doctors there are — from ophthalmologists to optometrists, figuring out who you should see and when can be confusing.  Choosing the right eye doctor isn’t a decision you should take lightly. Your eye … Continued

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Las Vegas Eye Doctor Tips: Can You Prevent Vision Loss?

If you’ve had relatively good eyesight throughout your life, you might not give much thought to the health of your eyes. But as you age, you might notice that your eyes start to change. From a gradual decline in your eyesight over time to more serious ocular diseases, these changes can seriously impact your life.  … Continued

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Las Vegas Ophthalmologist vs. Optometrist: What to Know

Have you ever considered how important your eyes are? Humans rely on constant visual cues to communicate, assess situations, and complete numerous everyday tasks. A life without sight would be incomparably different, so you should never take your vision for granted.  Eye Health is Vital to Your Overall Health Not only are your eyes integral … Continued

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Technology & Your Eyes: Notes From A Las Vegas Eye Doctor

Technology. There’s no doubt everyone loves electronic devices, but many wonder if technology and eye problems go hand in hand. Warnings about blue light are the most common. It’s tough to escape blue light in the modern world; we are exposed to it when using computers, smartphones, tablets, or television. The worry about blue light … Continued

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Las Vegas Eye Doctor FAQs: When Can I Get Vision Correction?

If you struggle with visual acuity, you are far from alone. In fact, around 12 million people aged 40 or above in the United States have impaired vision. For 8 million of those people, the issue is due to uncorrected refractive error. Fortunately, there are many proactive steps you can take before you reach that … Continued

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A Complete Guide for Getting Cataract Surgery in Las Vegas

Cataracts are a condition in which the lens of your eye becomes cloudy. As a result, it can often feel like you’re looking through a foggy window. It’s more challenging to read, drive, and perform everyday tasks.  Generally, cataracts develop slowly. This causes vision to worsen over time, and it becomes more difficult to see. … Continued

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7 Things to Look for In a Quality Las Vegas Eye Surgeon

Eye surgeons are ophthalmologists that specialize in surgically correcting vision problems. They treat a wide range of issues, including glaucoma, cataracts, refractive errors, and more. The right eye surgeon can help to improve and protect your vision. The thing is, not all surgeons are the same.  When it comes to your eyes, you don’t want … Continued

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8 Tips from a Las Vegas Ophthalmologist for Summer Eye Protection

Spring is coming to a close, which means summer is right around the corner. With summer comes spending much more time outdoors. You’re no doubt dreaming of all the fun activities you can do — like picnics, hiking, and visiting the beach. There’s much to look forward to now that the weather’s warming up. Before … Continued