Broberg Eye Care Blog

Blog 2018-04-18T16:09:44+00:00

Optometry v. Ophthalmology

What’s the difference between an optometrist and an ophthalmologist? The short answer to this question is that an optometrist has earned a Doctor of Optometry (OD) degree, whereas an ophthalmologist is a medical doctor (MD) or a doctor of osteopathic medicine (DO) who specializes in eye and vision care. Optometry: [...]

April 24th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Glaucoma Prevention

Did you know... More than 3 million individuals in America have glaucoma. Glaucoma can lead to complete blindness. Anyone, even children, can get glaucoma. There are two main types of glaucoma: open-angle and angle-closure. Learn more about glaucoma. Glaucoma is a complex disease. While we still don’t know exactly how [...]

April 10th, 2018|Eye Care, Glaucoma|