Here at Southlake Eye Clinic we specialize in ocular medical treatment as well as general wellness eye exams for glasses and contacts. Using the newest technology, we are able to diagnose and manage different ocular diseases such as glaucoma, cataracts, diabetic retinopathy, hypertensive retinopathy and macular degeneration. We also treat anterior segment diseases like uveitis, dry eye syndrome, conjunctivitis, as well as the removal of foreign body objects, such as metal, from the eye. It is strongly recommended to come in on a yearly basis for your eye exams even if you are not experiencing visual problems. Early diagnosis and treatment results in better outcomes and the prevention of loss of vision. Many of the diseases mentioned above have very few symptoms that you can’t detect, but can result in devastatingvision loss if they remain undetected and untreated. Below are two of the most common eye diseases leading in vision loss that are easily treatable if caught early.