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Are you diabetic? When was the last time you had a comprehensive eye exam? According to the National Eye Institute, between 40 and 45 percent of Americans diagnosed with diabetes…
Friday, 18 August 2017 16:02

How to Safely Watch An Eclipse

Looking directly at the sun during most parts of an eclipse can permanently damage your vision or blind you. But there are easy ways to view a solar eclipse safely.
Thursday, 16 April 2015 15:19

Minimize Spring Allergies With These 5 Tips

This spring may be extra irritating for allergy sufferers, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC). After a long, wet and cold winter, spring's pollen counts may be…
Sunday, 01 March 2015 15:17

March is Workplace Eye Wellness Month

Each year, 300,000 Americans visit the emergency room to treat a workplace eye injury. A significant portion of eye injuries occur in manufacturing, construction and mining, industries which are experiencing…
Tuesday, 03 February 2015 15:15

Mid Atlantic Welcomes New Ophthalmologist

Please join us in welcoming our newest ophthalmologist Willard L. McCloud, Jr., M.D. Dr. McCloud is a native of Winston Salem, NC and a graduate of Howard University in Washington,…
Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a deterioration or breakdown of the eye's macula. The macula is a small area in the retina — the light-sensitive tissue lining the back of…
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