Diabetes can be detected by assessing the condition of your blood vessels at the back of the eyes.
For patients with diabetes, regular eye tests are extremely important.
Diabetes can affect your eye health and vision, where your vision can become blurry, you double vision and difficulty focussing.
Diabetes can also cause to Diabetic Retinopathy, a condition that damages the blood vessels at the back of your eyes (retina), which can lead to partial and/or permanent loss of your vision. As one of the leading causes of blindness in working adults in Australia, it is so important for us to continually monitor the health of your eyes.
At Insightful Eyecare, we are able to provide you advice on how to care for your eyes and in some cases, assist in the prevention of further vision loss. Contact us today for an appointment.