woman receiving dental exam
According to the Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA), more than 40% of U.S. adults age 30 years or over are estimated to have some degree of periodontitis. Reducing periodontal disease can significantly decrease the risk for any number of diseases for which a link has been proven, including glaucoma.
students wearing masks in classroom
With children preparing to start a new school year, it’s more important than ever for us to educate our patients on the relationship between vision and learning. We all take the time to educate patients in the exam room, but how can we reach the patients who we don’t get to see but who may need us most?
While telemedicine for vision care is still evolving, the concept itself is here to stay, particularly in the age of the digital native, who is not only prepared for digitized, remote medical care, but expects it.
Medical management
Optimal eye health is the gateway to overall wellness. Without a proper care plan in place, it can be difficult to make arrangements for eye care and detect vision issues as well as potential diseases. That’s why managed eye care is critical for health.