Pink Eye Causes and Treatments

Pink Eye Causes and Treatments

What is Pink eye. What causes and treatments Conjunctivitis, which is commonly called “pink eye,” is an infection or swelling in the eye area. Blood vessels in the conjunctiva, a thin membrane that lines part of the eye, become inflamed. This gives the eye a red or pink color that’s commonly associated with conjunctivitis. What ... Read More
 
Prevent Eye Problems

Prevent Eye Problems

How to Prevent Eye Problems There are many different types of eye disease, but many of them share methods of prevention. Consider these tips to help reduce your risk of eye problems. Quitting Smoking would be great start Tobacco use is synonyms with just about every kind of eye disease, including AMD(Age Related Macular Degeneration ... Read More
 
What test are done on eyes

What test are done on eyes

What tests can be done on eyes. Ideally, the eye examination consists of an external examination of both eyes, followed by specific tests for visual acuity, pupil function, extraocular muscle motility, visual fields, intraocular pressure and ophthalmoscopy through a dilated pupil.  A minimal eye examination consists of tests for visual acuity, pupil function, and extraocular ... Read More
 
Opticians in Killorglin

Opticians in Killorglin

Opticians Killorglin in Kerry   About Established in 1998 in Killorglin, Tangney Opticians strive to provide the very best standards in eye care in Co. Kerry. Providing excellent eyecare throughout our practices in Killorglin and Tralee. Brands At Tangney’s Opticians choice and quality are paramount. We offer a Hugh selection of frames ranging from designer ... Read More
 
Contacts or Glasses

Contacts or Glasses

Decide whether you like Contacts or Glasses You may choose to wear glasses or contact lenses for vision correction this is a personal preferences for the wearer, further down we discuss Advantages and Disadvantages of both. Even lifestyle choice, comfort, convenience, budget and aesthetics should all factor into your decision. Before deciding between contacts and ... Read More
 
Eye Test Kerry

Eye Test Kerry

 Tangney’s Opticians Eye Test Kerry Tangney Opticians provide Eye Tests in Kerry while keeping you the customer the main focus of our practice. Our eye test examinations are carried out by a fully qualified optometrists/optician. They are registered with the Opticians Board here in Ireland, the Association of Optometrists Ireland. The eye exam generally takes ... Read More
 
20/20 Vision Explained

20/20 Vision Explained

 20/20 Vision Explained by Tangney Opticians in Tralee. Eye opticians use eye charts to measure how well you see in the distance. There are many variations of the Snellen eye chart, but in general they show 11 rows of capital letters. The other rows contain letters that are progressively smaller. During an eye exam, your ... Read More
 
Vision Loss is Preventable

Vision Loss is Preventable

 Vision Loss is Preventable these days   80% of the causes of Blindness and Vision Loss is Preventable. Having your eyes examined regularly by an optician to increases your chances of having treatable eye diseases being picked up early for preventative treatment. Research shows that poeple who suffer from visual impairment or loss are more ... Read More
 
Regular Eye Examinations

Regular Eye Examinations

Purpose of regular eye examinations An eye examination is a series of tests performed by your local Optician or orthoptist assessing your vision and ability to focus on and size objects, as well as other tests and examinations pertaining to the eyes. Health care professionals often recommend that all people should have periodic and thorough ... Read More