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Keep up with routine eye exams to protect your vision

We know having good vision is a top health priority for you. Many eye diseases, such as glaucoma and macular degeneration, can go undetected and destroy your eye sight later in life.

It is important to keep up with routine eye exams to detect early onset of these and other diseases. Family history and secondary condition such as diabetes can also increase your risk of developing these conditions.

At Baylor's Alkek Eye Center, we have highly skilled ophthalmologists who can diagnose and treat eye diseases before the damage occurs. We also offer expert care and the latest technology in contact lens care and treatment of cataracts, ocular surface diseases, dry eye, disorders of the eyelids, and visual problems related to the nervous system To make an appointment at the Alkek Eye Center, please call 713-798-6100.