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Diabetic Eye Disease

Understanding and Treating Diabetic Eye Disease Diabetes is a serious disease that can cause both short-term and long-term health issues and consequences. The good news is that diabetes can also be Read More


Glaucoma As we age, the chance of developing glaucoma increases. However, a surprise for many patients is that it is not a singular disorder. It is an umbrella term for a Read More

What Is Dry Eye Syndrome?

Dry Eye Syndrome Dry eye is a common condition that affects about 16 million people in the U.S. and can impact tasks like driving and reading. If it is left untreated Read More

Are Colored Contact Lenses Safe To Wear?

Colored contact lenses provide an easy and convenient way to change your eye color. If you are looking to temporarily enhance your natural shade and make it bolder, you can Read More

How Contact Wearers Can Prevent Eye Infections

How Contact Lens Wearers Can Prevent Eye Infections Contact lenses are a popular way to improve vision, but they can also lead to eye infections. At Innovative Eye Care, we want Read More

What Are The Most Common Causes Of Eye Injuries?

Typically, the structure of the face and the eyes protect the eyes from injury. For instance, eyelids can close in a split second to prevent foreign objects from entering the Read More

What Eye Diseases And Dysfunctions Can Be Inherited?

Hereditary eye diseases are all too common. It is estimated that there are about 350 of them. At Innovative Eye Care in Bakersfield, Dr. Wilhelmsen provides a full-service optometry office. Read More

Why Is It Important To Get Regular Eye Exams?

Eye exams are an essential part of preventative healthcare. Not only can an eye exam detect issues with your vision, but it's a way to track your overall eye health. Read More

How to Prepare For An Eye Exam

Eye exams are critical to both the health of your eyes and your overall health. That's why it's essential to ensure you're fully prepared for your exam. Located in Bakersfield, CA, Read More

The Importance of Eye Care and Check Ups

Our eyes are sensitive organs, and sight is one of the most important senses. Visiting our optometrist for a routine eye exam can ensure your eyes are healthy and you Read More

Early Signs of Glaucoma

If you're like most people, you probably don't think about your eyesight until there's a problem, and by then, it may be too late. That's why it's important to be Read More

Benefits of Polarized Glasses

If you're like most people, you probably spend a reasonable amount of time outdoors. Whether you're fishing, hiking, or just driving around, it's vital to protect your eyes from the Read More

The Importance of Eye Care and Check-Ups

Did you know that according to the World Health Organization, "285 million people worldwide have a visual impairment of which 246 million are considered blind or visually impaired?" That's a Read More

Choosing The Right Prescription Sunglasses

Protect Your Eyes From The Sun It's no secret that the sun can be damaging to our eyes. Exposure to ultraviolet radiation can lead to several problems, such as cataracts, macular Read More

Contacts or Eyeglasses?

When you have a prescription from an eye doctor for your vision, you usually have a choice between wearing eyeglasses or contact lenses. This choice usually comes down to personal Read More

Smoking and Eye Health

Smoking and Eye Health If you smoke, there are many things that this habit is doing to your eyesight. You may need an eye exam to check for some of these Read More

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