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What Are My Treatment Options for Glaucoma?

Glaucoma is a severe condition that can cause vision loss and complete blindness if not treated properly. However, there are many different treatment options available to help control the progression of glaucoma, so working closely with your doctor at Wilkinson Eye Center of Pontiac and Clarkston, MI, can help to decide which option is right […]

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Enjoy Clear Vision in 2023!

Cataracts are one of the leading causes of vision impairment and blindness worldwide, according to the National Eye Institute. In fact, the NEI estimates that more than 50% of people over age 75 experience some degree of cataract development. What Are Cataracts? Cataracts are areas in the lens of the eye which become cloudy and […]

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Chalazion removal at Wilkinson Eye Center

Patients who develop a chalazion may be worried about what to do. At Wilkinson Eye Center, our physicians can evaluate your condition and provide recommendations regarding appropriate treatment. Chalazions may resolve on their own, and at other times, they can be removed with surgical procedures. Let’s learn more about chalazions and find out if you […]

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How often should I schedule my eye examinations?

Regular eye exams are an important part of maintaining one’s vision health. The eyes can change with time, so by having evaluations done on a routine basis, medical professionals can catch any changes that may need to be monitored with time or treated. Many patients have questions about these evaluations and how often they should […]

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Keeping your eyes healthy during Diabetic Eye Disease Month

November is Diabetic Eye Disease Month and is a great time to reflect on your vision and eye health as a patient with diabetes. Diabetes is a condition that can cause a host of problems for patients who struggle with maintaining their blood sugar levels. There are many eye diseases that are often seen in […]

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What causes dry eye?

If you deal with eyes that are dry, you are not alone! According to Healthline, approximately 4.88 million Americans over the age of 50 experience this condition on a regular basis. Fortunately, there are solutions. The professionals at Wilkinson Eye Center in Clarkston and Pontiac, MI, can offer an evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment options for […]

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What to expect with cataract surgery

Cataracts are the clouding of the eye’s natural lenses, which lie behind the iris and pupil. The lens helps in focusing light onto the eye’s retina, the sensitive lining at the back of the eye. It also adjusts the natural eye’s focus, helping us to see things clearly from both up close and far away. […]

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Chalazion removal

The team of Wilkinson Eye Center sees patients with a wide range of vision and eye concerns. Some patients who have developed a chalazion will often schedule an appointment with one of our providers to get a proper diagnosis and to discuss possible treatment options. When problems arise, it is essential to be seen by […]

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How often should I have an eye examination?

At Wilkinson Eye Center, we believe that regular examinations will ensure proper vision and eye health. However, many patients in the Pontiac and Clarkston, MI areas may be unsure how often they should see a medical provider for evaluations. Our doctors are available to educate you on how often you should see a doctor for […]

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