The Effects of UV Rays on Your Eyesight

In St. Louis, the doctors at Galanis Cataract and Laser Eye Center have two primary concerns, which are, the well-being and care of our patients. Most people know about the damaging effects of Ultraviolet (UV) radiation on the skin, but many are uninformed about the...

The Delight in Sight

Your Eyes Give you Something Special One of the greatest of our five senses is sight. Your eyes are a fundamental organ that brings the world around you into literal perspective and metaphorical wonder. You experience color and shape. You watch not only movies and...

Diabetic Eye Disease

Diabetic eye disease refers to several ocular conditions — including diabetic retinopathy, diabetic macular edema (DME), cataract and glaucoma — that can result from having diabetes. Both high blood pressure and high blood sugar can contribute to the...

Improving Vision

Cataracts People who suffer from cataracts are usually older. Cataracts cloud the vision, making them blurry. People who have cataracts usually need to have surgery to rid themselves of them. Getting rid of cataracts will help to improve the vision of the person who...

Obtaining Better Vision

Cataracts A cataract is the clouding of the eye’s natural lens. The clouding obstructs the vision making it difficult to see what is in front of you. Usually, people develop cataracts as they age. Most people do not begin to suffer from cataracts until they are over...