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Conditions We Treat

Your Iowa City Optometrist

Amblyopia (Lazy Eye)

Wandering eye and how to treat it isn't something you need to wonder about anymore.
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Astigmatism

This common and treatable condition affects nearly a third of the U.S. population, so if you're seeking advice, you're not alone.
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Blepharitis

Also known as eyelash dandruff, this condition is relatively common and often related to other common diseases like dandruff of the scalp or rosacea. Click here for more information on causes, symptoms, and treatment options from our expert optometrists.

Cataracts

Cataracts are dense and cloudy spots that blur vision and prevent light from reaching the retina.
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Causes of Flashes of Light/ Floaters

Flashes of light and floaters are usually innocuous occurrences that many people experience on a day-to-day basis. However, they can sometimes be related to particular, more serious eye conditions. Click here for more information on causes, symptoms, and treatment options from our quality Iowa City optometrists.

Computer Eyestrain

One of the most common and modern eye conditions to date, computer eyestrain occurs after too much exposure to prolonged screen-time and not enough rest. Click here for more information on causes, symptoms, and treatment options from our one-of-a-kind eyecare specialists.

Conjunctivitis "Pink Eye"

A viral or bacterial infection or an allergic inflammation of the eye or eyes that is highly contagious and can be easily remedied.
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Diabetic retinopathy

A condition that can occur with chronically elevated sugar levels in the blood, which causes inflammation and damage to the blood vessels that support your retinas. Click here for more information on causes, symptoms, and treatment options from our local Iowa City optometrists.

Dry Eye

A syndrome that occurs when your tears are lacking in quality or quantity, which may indicate in some cases simply allergies, or in other cases, certain autoimmune disorders. Click here for more information on causes, symptoms, and treatment options from our esteemed eyecare experts.

Eye Allergies

Eye allergies, also known as allergic conjunctivitis, aren't something you have to deal with your whole life.
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Glaucoma

A group of eye conditions that result from unusually high pressure in the eye which can damage the optic nerve and cause vision loss.
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Hordeolum (Stye)

A stye is a red, painful lump near the edge of the eyelid that may look like a boil or a pimple. If you need treatment for a stye, come on down to McDonald Optical for an eye exam from our world-class eye doctors.

Hyperopia (Farsightedness)

A common vision condition where it becomes difficult to focus on objects that are nearby.
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Macular Degeneration

Macular Degeneration causes vision loss in the center of the field of vision, usually from retinal deterioration. McDonald Optical Optometrists in Iowa City can help treat your Macular Degeneration, so schedule an eye exam today!

Meibomian Gland Dysfunction

Meibomian Gland Dysfunction can start as just an irritating case of dry eyes, but it can eventually lead to other conditions like Blepharitis if not treated promptly. Click here, or visit McDonald Optical's highly qualified Iowa City eye doctors to make an eye exam appointment.

Myopia (Nearsightedness)

Myopia is a common vision disorder that is easily corrected, and in some cases, can be completely treated. Click here for more information on causes, symptoms, and treatment options from our prodigal hometown optometrists.

Ocular Infections

Ocular Infections can affect everything from the cornea to the actual inside of the eyes themselves. If you think you have an ocular infection, click here for more information, and schedule an eye exam appointment with McDonald Optical's revered Iowa City eye doctors.

Ocular Injuries

Ocular injuries are classified as a physical or chemical wound to the eye or eye socket. If you've sustained an ocular injury, come in for treatment from our expert optometrists at McDonald Optical in Iowa City.

Presbyopia

A condition where your eyes gradually begin to lose their ability to focus on nearby objects.
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Strabismus

Strabismus is a disorder in which both eyes don't look in the same direction at the same time. McDonald Optical in Iowa City has premier optometrsits who can help treat this condition, so schedule an eye exam appointment today!

Uveitis

Uveitis is an inflammation in the middle of the eye that manifests as redness, pain, sensitivity to light, and dark floating spots in the field of vision, among other symptoms. If you think you might be suffering from Uveitis, schedule an eye exam in Iowa City at McDonald Optical today, and our trusted hometown eye doctors will treat your condition.