Allergies and Eye Discomfort


If you find yourself with itchy, watery and swollen eyes you may be a sufferer of seasonal allergies. [Read more…]

Downtown Eye Care’s Macular Degeneration FAQ

Macular Degeneration Des MoinesMacular degeneration is a chronic eye disease that affects many older Americans that can only be treated effectively if it is diagnosed in its early stages. Even if you have normal vision with no symptoms of the disease, it’s important to undergo regular comprehensive eye exams to determine the health of your eyes and diagnose issues like macular degeneration that can lead to permanent blindness if left untreated. Our vision care team at Downtown Eye Care in Des Moines, headed by our board-certified ophthalmologist, Dr. Barbara Evans, M.D., will provide answers to your most important questions regarding macular degeneration and how to best protect your vision.

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