Can I Get Cataracts in My Thirties?

Cataracts are extremely common and are the leading cause of blindness worldwide. Because they are typically age-related, everyone will experience a cataract at some point in their life.  Cataracts can also develop earlier in life due to other reasons. Whether you’re in your thirties or any stage of life, understanding cataracts and their potential impact… Read More

What Causes Cataracts?

Although cataracts are typically associated with aging, multiple factors can increase your risk of developing a cataract earlier in life. Since everyone will develop cataracts if they live long enough, cataracts are extremely common. Learning about cataracts can help you monitor for symptoms and get help when needed. Keep reading to find out what causes… Read More

Have Blurry, Distorted Vision? It May Be Due to Cataracts!

Refractive errors like nearsightedness, farsightedness, or astigmatism aren’t the only possible reasons for blurry vision. If you are fifty-five or older and your vision isn’t as clear as it used to be, a cataract could be to blame.  Cataracts are one of the most common causes of vision loss. Cataracts develop gradually over time, and… Read More

Should You Ask the Best Cataract Surgeon in Tallahassee About the Vivity IOL?

What if you could eliminate cataracts and reduce your dependency on visual aids with a single procedure? With the Vivity IOL, it’s possible.  Cataract surgery is one of the most common eye surgeries in the world. It works by replacing your eye’s clouded lens with a clear, artificial one.  This new lens is called an… Read More

Who Is a Good Fit for the Vivity IOL?

If you have cataracts, you likely know that cataract surgery is an opportunity to transform your vision in more ways than one. During cataract surgery, your cataract surgeon can remove the cataract that is clouding your vision. In addition, thanks to a premium lens, you may even be able to see better than you did… Read More

Everything You Need To Know About The New PanOptix IOL

Have you heard the big news? On August 26th, 2019, the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) approved the PanOptix IOL. The PanOptix IOL is the newest advancement in cataract surgery. Eye Associates of Tallahassee’s ophthalmologist, Dr. Tony Weaver, discussed how the PanOptix IOL could change the future of cataract surgery. Weaver, who has been an ophthalmologist for… Read More

Cataracts | 5 Early Warning Signs | Eye Associates of Tallahassee

Many people believe that if there was a problem with their eyes, they would notice before it severely impacted their vision. Unfortunately, this is not always the case. Some of the most common eyes diseases like cataracts can develop so slowly and painlessly that people don’t notice the symptoms early on. A cataract is formed when… Read More