At Bergstrom Eye, our goal is to earn our patient's trust and loyalty, and to maximize the quality of their lives by our commitment to their complete vision wellness. We strive to exceed our patient's expectations and help each patient understand all aspects of their eye health care.
By using modern ophthalmic procedures and technology, we are committed to providing high quality and personalized care for individuals and families throughout the region
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At Bergstrom Eye and Laser Clinic, our goal is to provide the highest quality of care in a compassionate and ethical manner. We believe that vision is one of our most precious gifts.
It is important to take your medications regularly and exactly as prescribed if you are to control your eye pressure. Since eye drops are absorbed into the bloodstream, tell your doctor about all medications you are currently taking. Ask your doctor and/or pharmacist if the medications you are taking together are safe. Some drugs can…
Most glaucoma treatments are aimed at consistently lowering intraocular pressure. Eye drops, oral medications, laser treatment, and surgerycan be used to lower intraocular pressure. These treatments do not “cure” glaucoma, but help control thedisease. Eye Drops are the most common treatment for glaucoma. Eye drops work to either decrease the amount of fluid the eye…
Factors that increase a person’s risk generally include: · Increased Intraocular Pressure (IOP) – Anyone who has been found to have an elevated intraocular pressure at a glaucoma screening or as part of a general eye examination is considered to be at risk for developing glaucoma. · Increasing Age – The incidence of glaucoma increases…
Glaucoma is a disease that damages the optic nerve. Over 3 million Americans (67 million people worldwide) are affected by glaucoma. Half of those with glaucoma are not aware of it. Glaucoma has been called the “silent thief of sight” because there are no warning signs until significant nerve damage and vision loss has occurred….