Non-Surgical Corneal Molding is based on the art and science of Orthokeratology (Ortho-K) which was started back in the 1970's as an alternative to reshape the eye corneal curvature without surgical tissue removal.
The retina contains two types of receptors. Rods are designed to assist in locating moving objects and vision in low-light conditions. Cones are designed to detect color and fine detail. Thus it is our cones that allow us to read and see colors.
Dry Eye Syndrome (DES), also known as Ocular Surface Disease (OSD), is the most common eye disorder, affecting about 20% of the population. It is caused when one or all of the components of the tear film are not in balance.
If you have specialized vision requirements, such as wanting contacts with your reading prescription built-in, if you have a more complex spectacle prescription or corneal dystrophy such as keratoconus, you may require customized contact lenses.
Eye Health Consultants now provides patients with the latest generation in retinal tomography, a technology that empowers the doctor to diagnose retinal conditions such as glaucoma, macular degeneration and diabetic eye disease, earlier on; it also affords an unsurpassed system to manage such conditions.
There is also growing evidence that nearsightedness may be caused by the stress of too much close vision work. It normally first occurs in school-age children. Because the eye continues to grow during childhood, nearsightedness generally develops before age 20.
Eye Health Consultants offers experienced Glaucoma Diagnosis and Treatment. Dr. Arroyo uses standard allopathic protocols as well as an integrative (natural) approach to alternative treatments such as homeopathy and energetic medicine (Microcurrent Stimulation).
Dr. Julio Arroyo has been performing Vision Therapy for the last 10 years. He was trained as a Vision Therapy specialist in Europe before he studied for his doctorate degree from the University of Houston.