A Stroke Can Affect Your Vision

Did you know that a stroke can cause difficulty speaking and walking, but can also cause peripheral vision loss and double vision?   The peripheral vision test above shows a loss on the right side, which points to a stroke on the left side.   A stroke can cause problems with processing of visual input, including neglect,Continue reading “A Stroke Can Affect Your Vision”

When Glaucoma Causes Devastating Vision Loss

by Dr. Luu I had a new 30 year old patient come in for an eye exam.   There were no complaints reported and vision was 20/20 in both eyes.   The patient reported that vision had always been clear.   Intraocular pressures were measured 30mm Hg in both eyes, which is higher than normal.  Dilated eye examContinue reading “When Glaucoma Causes Devastating Vision Loss”