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Top 5 Myths about Eye Health

Many people are exposed to myths about their eye health as children, and they carry unfounded notions about what is good or bad for their eyes into their adult years. The following list will help debunk some myths about what will damage your vision. Watching Television in...

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Which Eye Drops Should You Choose?

If your eyes are itchy, red, or irritated, chances are good that you’ll reach for eye drops for relief. But which drops do you need? Regardless of whether it’s allergies, dry air, or an eye infection, there are drops for every problem depending on your symptoms....

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Understanding a Corneal Scratch

If you’ve ever had something stuck in your eye, you’ll remember the unpleasant sensation very well. When foreign objects enter this fragile part of your body, the involuntary response can be overwhelming: stinging, tears, sensitivity to light, a gritty feeling,...

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Eye Conditions from Stress

Are you feeling stressed out? Most of us endure stress in our busy lives, and eye conditions from stress are common. Excessive stress can affect your overall health, including your eye health and vision. How? Here are three eye conditions related to stress: Eye Strain and...

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The Effects of Smoking on Your Eyes

Most people know that smoking is bad for the lungs and heart. Do you know the negative effects of smoking on your eyes? At every eye exam your doctor will ask you questions that, at first, may not seem related to your vision: Do you exercise? How much do you smoke? Does...

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Annual Eye Tests 101: Refraction and Glare Testing

When you come to Woodhams Eye Clinic for your annual eye exam, you will undergo a series of quick and painless eye tests. These are very informative because they give a full picture of your overall eye health, your visual acuity (how clearly you see), and the type and extent...

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IntraLASE: All-Laser LASIK

Woodhams Eye Clinic has been at the forefront of technological innovation since Dr. Woodhams became the first surgeon to perform laser vision correction in the state of Georgia. When the FDA approved the new IntraLASE procedure in 2002, Dr. Woodhams was again the first to...

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Eye Surgery: An Essential Checklist

Having eye surgery is a serious undertaking. Your vision is precious, and you don’t want to entrust it to just anyone. But what should you look for when deciding which clinic and surgeon to choose? Here are some factors to keep in mind to help you make an informed...

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