Computer Vision Syndrome
In an increasingly digital world, many children, teens, and adults spend many hours in front of TVs, tablets, computers, and smartphones; as a result, an Increasing number of individuals report experiencing Computer Vision Syndrome, categorized by eye strain and discomfort as a result of prolonged digital screen use. Symptoms of Computer Vision Syndrome, or Digital Eye Strain, generally increase with the usage of digital screens and include:
- Blurred vision
- Dry eyes
- Eye strain
- Neck and shoulder pain
The family optometry specialists at Accuvision Eye Care can diagnose and treat the symptoms of Computer Vision Syndrome with a variety of eye care solutions. Undiagnosed eye conditions can contribute to the effects of Computer Vision Syndrome, or Digital Eye Strain. Many individuals also benefit from lenses specifically designed for computer use. Another treatment alternative is vision therapy, which improves eye focus and coordination.
If you or a family member spend a lot of time using digital screens or are currently experiencing the symptoms of Computer Vision Syndrome, give Accuvision Eye Care a call today! Our professional optometrists can determine the root of your discomfort and provide solutions to digital eye strain.