Computer Vision Problems
Many Americans often stare at their computer screens for hours each day. Whether it is for work or recreation, your eyes can become strained due to staring at screens all day. Our modern lives are full of technological wonders that, for better or worse, are likely to be with us for quite some time. Fortunately, there are eye care solutions available that can help with your vision issues. Our eye doctors at Wichita Optometry, P.A. can help you overcome your computer vision issues.
Understanding Computer Vision Syndrome
About 90% of people who spend more than three hours per day at their computer will end up developing uncomfortable symptoms that can cause their vision to diminish. Some of these symptoms include:
- Dry eyes
- Neck pain
- Blurred vision
However, it should be noted that people experience different levels of symptoms compared to others. If you begin to notice any of these symptoms, then you need to visit us right away.
Tackling Computer Vision Problems
Our doctors of optometry have put together some advice on how to deal with computer vision.
- Make sure that you blink more often and take eye breaks to avoid eye strain.
- Get up and move around more to avoid circulation problems.
- Wear proper eyewear, such as glasses or contacts, to prevent having to squint at your monitor.
- Schedule regular eye exams to monitor the condition of your eyes. We will take a closer look at your eyes to determine the best course of action for us to help overcome your computer vision.
Seek Eye Care Solutions
Not seeking eye care solutions can cause long term problems for your eyes. Unfortunately, the effects of computer vision vary from person to person. At Wichita Optometry, P.A., we are proud to provide quality eye care to Wichita and the surrounding communities. Eye care neglect can have lasting effects and can even hinder your vision in older age.
Eye Care in Wichita, KS
Have you been experiencing eye strain from staring at your computer, phone, tablet, or TV for too long? Our team at Wichita Optometry, P.A. has you covered. Call us today at (316) 942-7496 to schedule a consultation with one of our optometry experts.