Our Board Certified Ophthalmologist Juan Fernandez de Castro, M.D., and other members of the team at Eye Centers of Florida conducted 168 free vision screenings for workers and their families at the Pacific Tomato Growers’ Annual Health Fair in Immokalee.
Your eyes change throughout your life. This won’t come as surprise to anyone who has watched their vision prescription change from one eye exam to another. But, as you age, some changes tend to occur more quickly and can have a larger impact on your eye health.
Cataracts are extremely common in the United States, affecting over 24.4 million adults past the age of 40, according to Prevent Blindness America. In the US, cataracts were once considered the leading cause..