New Century Ophthalmology: Comprehensive Eye Care
New Century Ophthalmology was founded in Oxford, NC. We also opened another branch in Raleigh, NC, to reach our sizeable, esteemed population of clients. We are renowned for offering quality comprehensive eye care with a group of experienced ophthalmologists and optometrists. We offer the most quality eye care and personalized care, including eye exams to diagnose the type of treatment needed. We also advise our clients on vision insurance coverage and give the best financial options to ensure they get the best eye care.
Signs and Symptoms of Vision Problems
There are sure signs of vision problems that call for eye care. The common symptoms include:
- Recurring pain around the eye
- Hazy or blurred vision
- Severe eye pain
- Changes in the color of the iris
- Itching sensation in the eyes
- Eye discharge
Our professionals at New Century Ophthalmology can examine the condition of your eyes and diagnose any eye condition you may have. We then provide proper medication and treatment and advise accordingly on how to protect your eyes from further infections.
Eye Problems and Causes of Eye Problems
Many people experience eye problems as they age. Some of these problems can be treated at home, but others require professional care and call for an eye doctor. Some of the most common eye problems include:
Red eyes are caused by many conditions. Some common causes of red eyes are eye strain, less sleep, eye infections, and allergies. Eye injuries can also lead to red eyes. Most causes of red eye resolve on their own, but there are some that require professional treatment, such as bacterial infection. If your red eyes are painful or producing discharge, seek treatment immediately.
Night blindness is an indication of certain eye problems and has to be fixed by a specialist. The nature of the issues may be due to cataracts, vitamin A deficiency, or nearsightedness.
Other eye illnesses include:
- Dry eyes
Eye Illness Treatment
At New Century Ophthalmology, we are equipped with the most effective equipment and the latest technology to provide both diagnostic and surgical services. Our ophthalmologists and optometrists are trained to handle their duties with the highest level of expertise and experience. The treatments we provide include:
Many different eye conditions can only be treated through surgery performed by an ophthalmologist. For example, once a person has developed cataracts to the point where his vision is significantly obstructed, the only way to clear the obstruction is through surgery.
Optometry involves examining the eyes and functional visual abnormalities of a patient and prescribing glasses, contact lenses, and medicinal treatments for eye problems. Optometrists provide primary eye care through a comprehensive eye examination.
Don’t Let Your Eyes Down
At New Century Ophthalmology, we are devoted to providing high-quality ophthalmology services and comprehensive eye care to our clients. We also have optometrists who can monitor your eye progress by booking appointments. Contact us today for more information about our services.