Eye and Vision Health
The following links provide some good general information on eye care and vision health.
All About Vision: A guide to eye care, LASIK laser eye surgery, eyeglasses, contact lenses, low vision, eye exams, computer vision syndrome, glaucoma, cataracts, macular degeneration, and other eye problems and diseases. Contains eye doctor Q&A’s, frequently asked questions, and more.
Eye Care Source: An informative website offering information about overall eye care health. Topics include everything from eye care, eye health, refractive surgery, eye conditions and diseases, choosing proper contacts, maintaining eye glasses, and much more.
National Eye Institute: The National Eye Institute (NEI) was established by Congress in 1968 to protect and prolong the vision of the American people. Their main purpose is to develop public and professional education programs to help prevent blindness, reduce visual impairment, and increase awareness of services and devices that are available for people with low vision.
See With Lasik: A patient information resource for learning about Laser Eye Surgery for Laser Vision Correction such as LASIK including how to find a LASIK Surgeon, LASIK costs as well as risks, complication and side effects.
About Cataract Surgery: The definitive guide to help patients understand Cataracts, Cataract Surgery and Lens Implants.
NewView Oklahoma: A non-profit working with the blind and visually impaired in Oklahoma since 1949.
Diabetic Eye Disease: The National Institute of Health’s guide to understanding diabetic eye disease.
American Academy of Ophthalmology: The largest national membership association of Eye M.D.s. Ophthalmologists are medical and osteopathic physicians who provide comprehensive eye care, including medical, surgical and optical care.
The LenSx Laser System: The LenSx® Laser was the first femtosecond laser cleared for use in cataract surgery. Now, the LenSx® Laser System continues to lead the way in refractive cataract surgery through continual upgrades, ensuring surgeons have access to ongoing innovation.
Crystalens for Cataract Surgery: Crystalens treats the cataract while simultaneously giving a fuller, more natural range of vision.
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery: The nation’s leading organization for cataract surgeons.