Are Refractive Errors Hereditary?

If you have been diagnosed with nearsightedness, farsightedness or astigmatism, you probably have questions about why and how you developed your condition. Were your parents a contributing factor? Here, the team at Katzen Eye Care & Laser Center explains whether refractive errors can be hereditary.

Cataract Risk Factors

A cataract is a visual disturbance that occurs when proteins clump together and cloud the lens of the eye. Cataracts can make vision blurry or dull, sometimes with a brownish tint. Certain groups of people are at a higher risk of developing cataracts because of their age, health status or medications. Here, the cataract surgeons … Read More Cataract Risk Factors