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A Clear Look at Cataract Surgery with Dr. Christopher Kuang

A Clear Look at Cataract Surgery with Dr. Christopher Kuang

For many, cataracts are an unfortunate fact of life. More than half Americans will develop visually significant cataracts by the age of 80. A cataract can be defined as a cloudy lens. When the fibers and proteins in a lens break down and clump together, due to aging...

Join Us for Our Upcoming Job Fair!

Join Us for Our Upcoming Job Fair!

Eye Consultants of Atlanta3225 Cumberland Blvd SESuite 900Atlanta, GA 30339404.351.2220 Date: Thursday, January 25, 2024 Time: 4:30pm – 7:00pm Location: Cumberland Office (Training Room on the 9th floor) Looking for: Ophthalmic Technicians with experience in...

​​Tips to Prevent Diabetic Eye Disease

​​Tips to Prevent Diabetic Eye Disease

For people living with diabetes, proper blood sugar control is key to preventing other serious health complications. Increased blood sugar levels can damage many of your body’s systems, especially your eyes. If you have diabetes, here’s what you should know about...

Can Diabetics Get LASIK?

Can Diabetics Get LASIK?

For people who rely on contacts or glasses to see clearly, laser eye surgery is an attractive option. LASIK can achieve 20/20 vision or better, meaning you could eliminate or greatly reduce the need for lenses. But like most procedures, LASIK isn’t for everyone. ...

ECA Patient Success Story- Karen Cobb

ECA Patient Success Story- Karen Cobb

In the crisp fall of 2022, Karen Cobb found herself immersed in memories, flipping through a stack of photographs. It was during this moment she noticed a subtle yet significant difference in her appearance.  Since the pictures had been taken, Karen’s eyelids...

Contact Lens-Related Eye Infections

Contact Lens-Related Eye Infections

When used properly, contact lenses are generally a safe and effective option for vision correction. Yet, they do come with certain risks — most of which arise with improper wear, cleansing, or storage habits. Here’s what you should know about infections caused by...

UV Safety Post LASIK Surgery

UV Safety Post LASIK Surgery

Protecting your vision against harmful UV rays is important to lower the risk for sun- related eye disease, and is especially important for those who’ve recently undergone LASIK surgery. For people who have had LASIK surgery, it’s especially critical to avoid UV...

Cataracts Information Series: Diagnosing Cataracts

Cataracts Information Series: Diagnosing Cataracts

Cataracts form when the lens of your eye becomes cloudy. The issue is common in older adults and usually results in noticeable vision changes. For instance, your sight may become foggy, and you may have difficulty seeing at night. Some people also experience halos or...

UV Rays and Eye Health

UV Rays and Eye Health

You likely know wearing sunglasses is important for protecting your eyes from the sun. Because just like your skin, your eyes can be damaged by long-term exposure to UV rays. But just how important is it to wear UV-blocking sunglasses year-round? Find out how these...

Is LASIK Safe for Athletes?

Is LASIK Safe for Athletes?

If you play sports or lead an active lifestyle, we know eyeglasses and contacts can be a nuisance. For contact sports, high-impact workouts, or rugged outdoor activities, glasses are particularly likely to get in the way. From broken lenses, to frames that just won’t...