Are There Treatment Options for Keratoconus?

Do you have keratoconus? You may be wondering if there are ways of treating this eye condition. Keratoconus is a non-inflammatory condition that causes the cornea to get thinner and weaker. As a result, the cornea bulges outward into a cone shape, causing significant vision impairment. Most people diagnosed with keratoconus are in their teenage… Read More

What Do I Need to Know When it Comes to Macular Degeneration?

Macular degeneration or age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the deterioration of the macula found at the center of your retina. The macula is responsible for your central vision, the fine details of everything you see, and your color vision. Macular degeneration is one of the leading causes of vision loss in older adults over 55…. Read More

Eye Consultants of North Dakota discusses Myopia with KFGO

Eye Consultants of North Dakota discusses Myopia with KFGO

Dr. Suby Kelly, Dr. Keeler and Dr. Collins share with KFGO listeners what everyone should know about Myopia, or nearsightedness. What causes it? What can happen if left untreated? What you can do about it as a parent. Our doctors answer these questions and more. Take a listen! Schedule your appointment today. Call 701-235-0561 or… Read More

Who Should Have Eyelid Surgery?

Do you have droopy eyelids? Are they making it more challenging to see what you need to? You may be a good candidate for eyelid surgery. It’s usually performed for medical or cosmetic purposes. You’ll have the surgical procedure performed on the lower or upper eyelid or both to remove excess fat, skin, and muscle…. Read More

When Should I Have My Cataracts Removed?

A cataract develops when the proteins in your eyes break down and build up on your natural lens, causing it to become cloudy. For a lot of people, this happens with age. Cataracts can also occur due to certain medications, diseases like diabetes, previous eye surgery, and trauma. Most cataracts progress gradually and don’t disturb… Read More

How Often Do Adults Need Eye Exams?

Do you wear glasses or contact lenses to see? Even if you don’t, you may still need to see your eye doctor for eye exams. The number of times you should visit an ophthalmologist or optometrist for an eye examination changes throughout your life. Getting frequent eye exams is about a lot more than having… Read More

Is LipiFlow a Good Treatment Option for My Dry Eyes?

Are your dry eyes getting in the way of doing the things you love? Dry eyes can make it harder to drive, work, read, watch TV, and enjoy the things you once did, significantly reducing your quality of life. It can also affect your productivity and your ability to accomplish everyday tasks. Fortunately, help is… Read More

Why Are My Eyes So Much Drier in the Winter?

Do your eyes feel dry or irritated? With colder weather, it’s not uncommon if you start experiencing dry eye symptoms that seem to worsen. The winter can speed up the evaporation of tears and exacerbate dry eye symptoms. Your eyes become drier when you use the heat to keep warm inside or whenever you’re exposed… Read More

8 Tips for Your Most Relaxing Cataract Surgery Recovery

Are you wondering if you may need to have cataract surgery? Cataracts occur when the natural lens of the eye becomes cloudy, making it harder to see and perform everyday activities like reading, cooking, and driving.  Over time, having cataracts makes your vision blurry and worsens it. The only way to effectively treat cataracts is… Read More

When Does My Child Need Their First Eye Exam?

Even if your child seems like they can see well, eye exams are still necessary. As children get older, their eyes are also developing and growing. But when does your child need their first eye exam? Eye doctors agree that for the best vision health, infants should start by receiving a vision screening. Regular eye… Read More