What is “Lazy Eye” and Amblyopia?

What is “Lazy Eye” and Amblyopia?

What is “Lazy Eye” and Amblyopia? A “lazy eye”, otherwise known as amblyopia, is a commonly discussed topic among the general public. At times, it is not entirely understood what a lazy eye is referring to or what the causes and symptoms of it are. Below,...
Do I Need Reading Glasses?

Do I Need Reading Glasses?

Do I Need Reading Glasses? Have you surpassed age 40 and now having more trouble reading up close? You are not the only one. The inevitable need for reading glasses is a common tale that may have been told to you by your parents, grandparents, or coworkers. You may...
Your Guide for Buying New Glasses

Your Guide for Buying New Glasses

Your Guide for Buying New Glasses Purchasing your next pair of glasses may seem like an overwhelming task.  There are so many factors to consider, from choosing the right frame and lenses, to finding an option that fits your budget.  Here at Nittany Eye Associates, we...
What Is Astigmatism?

What Is Astigmatism?

What Is Astigmatism? Astigmatism is a very common vision condition that can cause blurred vision.  While there are oftentimes misconceptions about this condition, it is a harmless finding that can be easily diagnosed and treated.  Astigmatism is a simple vision...
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