Pregnancy and Vision

Dr. Diane Spada

Albeit minor and temporary during pregnancy, the hormonal and physical changes that accompany pregnancy can affect eyesight. More often, the postpartum eyesight typically returns to pre-pregnancy levels. However, there are some eye health related changes that can affect your vision which need attention. Some include: 1. Increased Dry Eyes During pregnancy, one may notice that the eyes are […]

Decreasing Contact Lens Infections

Dr. Diane Spada

Contact lenses are very convenient and offer many benefits for many who require corrective eye wear.  While they are safely used by millions worldwide, they do carry a risk of eye infection. An infection of the cornea, or “keratitis”, is most commonly related to poor contact lens handling hygiene and contact lens over-wear. Organisms that […]