Entries by Dr. Brandie Medina

My Child’s Vision Seems Fine – Should They Still See the Eye Doctor?

Your child has great vision… or do they? Sometimes it’s hard to tell when a child has vision trouble, especially because many young children don’t know when they’re having trouble seeing. That’s why it’s important to see the eye doctor in Modesto, CA. Your child’s eye doctor can identify vision trouble, even if your child isn’t […]

Why Do My Eyes Get Dry With Contact Lenses?

If you wear contact lenses in Modesto, CA, you may sometimes experience dry eyes. The medical condition known as “dry eye” is different from the occasional feeling of having dry eyes after hours of wearing contact lenses. Dry eyes from contact lenses can be remedied by your optometrist, depending upon the reason. Following are some common […]

What Is an Eye Emergency?

Eye injuries can cause intense pain. Even when they’re not life-threatening, an injury to the delicate tissue that makes up your eye can feel like life or death. When you suffer an injury of this type, you need immediate care and treatment to prevent unnecessary discomfort. Your emergency eye doctor in Modesto, CA, should be your […]

Dangers of Blue Light

When you are looking at your computer screen, smartphone, or television, the blue light exposure you receive is relatively small, in short doses. However, long-term exposure to blue light can be detrimental to your eyesight, and may contribute to very serious conditions. If you’re concerned about blue light, here’s what you need to know. In […]