Signs Of Sight Loss

Sight Loss

At Eye Doctors of Arizona in Phoenix, we help our patients keep their vision as strong as possible. This involves keeping eyes healthy as well as monitoring and correcting sight loss. While sight loss may seem scary, it may be possible to slow its progress and prolong your vision.

Signs of Sight Loss

It's important to be on the lookout for signs of vision loss. Some signs of vision loss appear suddenly, while others become apparent over time. Some commons signs of vision loss include

  • Blurry or double vision
  • Flashes of light
  • Floaters,
  • Webs in your vision
  • Halos or rainbows around light sources
  • The appearance of a "curtain" over your eyes
  • Sudden loss in vision
  • Sensitivity to light
  • Pain
  • Itching
  • Burning
  • White spots in your pupils
  • Changes in your irises
  • Red eyes

Conditions that Cause Sight Loss

The symptoms of sight loss can vary depending on the conditioning that is causing you to lose your sight. Causes of vision loss include:

  • Glaucoma
  • Cataracts
  • Inflammation of the optic nerve
  • Macular degeneration
  • Diabetic retinopathy

Not every symptom on this list means you're losing your sight. Vision tends to become blurrier as we age. You may also notice your sight becomes temporarily blurry if your eyes are dry. Our eye doctor can properly assess your eye health. When you visit our ophthalmology clinic, our eye doctor will assess your eyes to identify and address any conditions that are causing you to experience sight loss. While there may be no cure for vision loss, it may be possible to slow its advance or use correct your vision with eyeglasses or contact lenses.

Schedule An Eye Exam in Phoenix, AZ

At Eye Doctors of Arizona, we have years of experience identifying and addressing the sight loss of Phoenix, AZ, residents. For more information on how we deal with sight loss, our ophthalmology services, or to schedule an appointment, give us a call today.

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515 W. Buckeye Rd #104
Phoenix, AZ 85003

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3321 East Bell Road B-12
Phoenix, AZ 85032

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Phoenix, AZ 85028

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  • "I recommend Eye Doctors of Arizona. The entire staff is always happy, pleasant, and helpful. Dr. Heller is wonderful... always thorough, and accurate. An excellent doctor. I was fortunate to meet his second son, Ben, who will be joining the practice soon. Now with their two offices, it is even more convenient to book appointments."
    Erin D. -Customer Since 2015 Phoenix, AZ