Comprehensive Guide to Common Eye Conditions

Comprehensive Eye Care

Common Eye Conditions: Symptoms, Prevention and Treatment At Regional Eye Center we prioritize your vision health above all else. Today, we dive into the realm of common eye conditions, shedding light on their symptoms, preventive measures, and effective treatments. At Regional Eye Center we take pride in offering a one-stop solution for all your eye…

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Regional Eye Center Guide to Common Eye Conditions

The Role of Diet in Dry Eye Management: Foods that Nourish Your Eyes

Dry Eye

Dry eye syndrome affects millions of people worldwide, causing discomfort, irritation, and potential long-term damage to the eyes. While various factors contribute to this condition, including environmental factors and underlying health issues, diet and nutrition play a crucial role in managing dry eye symptoms and promoting overall eye health. In this blog, we’ll dive into…

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Safe Viewing for the Solar Eclipse!

Uncategorized

Explore essential guidance from the American Academy of Ophthalmology to assist you in getting ready for the captivating spectacle of a solar eclipse on April 8th! With the moon aligning between the sun and Earth, forming a celestial phenomenon, it’s vital to prioritize the safety of your vision.

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AMD Risk Factors: Beyond Age, Genetics and Lifestyle

Retina

Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a prevalent eye condition that affects the macula, leading to vision loss over time. While age remains a significant factor, there are several other risk factors beyond the sands of time that contribute to the development and progression of AMD. In this blog, we’ll dive into…

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Regional Eye Center Named Favorite Eye Center in Hutchinson, MN

Awards

We are excited to announce that Regional Eye Center has been named Favorite Eye Care Center in the Hutchinson Leader “Reader’s Choice Awards” for the fifth time. This award is a testament to our dedication to providing top-quality eye care and a reflection of our physicians’ commitment to always be at their best. We are…

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REC Favorite Eye Care Center

A Mission to Change Lives

Mission Work

Dr. Christopher Wallyn and his team recently went on a surgical mission trip where they restored vision to a young man who was blind for many years. After meeting in college, Drs. Christopher Wallyn and Michael Merck discovered a shared passion for serving those in need through mission trips. Since forming their practice (Regional Eye…

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A Mission to Change Lives

Keratoconus: Overview

Optical News

Keratoconus is a condition affecting the cornea Keratoconus is the thinning of the cornea the clear dome-shaped outer surface of your eye. Eventually, the cornea bulges outward into a cone shape causing blurred vision, sensitivity to light and difficulty seeing at night. Most commonly affecting individuals between the ages of 10 to 25, the chance…

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Keratoconus Diagram

What To Do About Red Eyes

Optical News

Do you often use over the counter eye drops to reduce eye redness? Anti-redness eye drops temporarily reduce the size of the blood vessels on your eye, which brightens the eye’s overall appearance. These drops may briefly reduce redness, but frequent use can permanently enlarge the blood vessels on your eye. This is called Rebound…

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eye redness and eye drops