Complete EyeCare Center, Christopher P. Olson, OD, FAAO

301 W Monroe St, Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

Phone: 319.385.9534 (24 hour phone)

Monthly Archives: January 2011

3D TV & Movies May Reveal Hidden Vision Problems

By |January 29th, 2011|

3D is making a comeback.  You’ve seen it in movies and heard about it for television.  This March, Nintendo will even introduce a 3D handheld gaming device.  Nintendo will be recommending that children under 6 should not use the device in 3D mode. Why?

Allaboutvision.com thinks the company is likely being cautious because of a lack of research on the effects of long-term 3D […]

Anyone Can Develop Glaucoma

By |January 22nd, 2011|

Anyone can develop sight-threatening glaucoma.  It’s the second leading cause of blindness in the world, according to the World Health Organization. But an eye doctor can detect it before significant vision loss begins.  Glaucoma occurs when pressure inside the eye slowly rises, and this leads to optic nerve damage and vision loss.  During every eye health exam we […]