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Living with a Vision Impairment

Vision disorderAccording to the latest report from the Vision Council, over 39 million Americans are currently suffering from severe vision impairment. What’s more, it is estimated that by 2030, that number will have risen to 63 million. Sadly, this latest report also suggests that only about 20 percent of adults suffering from severe vision impairment are currently using devices that could help them maintain daily activities.

If you are currently experiencing any changes in your vision, please call the Dallas office of Brooks Eye Associates at (972) 736-9347 to schedule an appointment today.

Conditions cited by the Vision Council report include:

With these and other vision diseases and disorders, early detection is key to proper treatment. Dallas eye surgeon Dr. Dain Brooks strongly suggests patients over the age of 65 maintain yearly eye exams with their optometrist and contact our office right away if sudden changes in vision occur. Addressing these issues through early detection and swift treatment can help ensure you maintain your vision well into the future.

If you are experiencing sudden changes in your vision, please contact Brooks Eye Associates to schedule an examination. Dr. Brooks is a board-certified ophthalmologist serving Dallas, Plano, Frisco, and surrounding Texas communities.