Cataract Surgery Explained: What to Expect and How to Prepare. 

June is Cataracts Awareness Month, making it the perfect time to discuss cataract surgery—a common and highly effective procedure that can restore your vision and improve your quality of life. At Eye Consultants of North Dakota, our cataract surgeons, Dr. Michelle Atchison, Dr. Anne Keating, and Dr. Steven Thom, are dedicated to providing the best… Read More

What You Need to Know About Eye Exams in Fargo, North Dakota 

Regular eye exams are essential for maintaining optimal eye health and catching any potential issues early on. At Eye Consultants of North Dakota in Fargo, our team of experienced optometrists, including Dr. Nicole Collins, Dr. Maggie Suby-Kelly, and Dr. Meredith Keeler, is dedicated to providing comprehensive eye care to our community. In this blog post,… Read More

Springtime Allergies: A Comprehensive Guide to Managing Eye Allergies

As the seasons change and flowers bloom, many people eagerly welcome the arrival of spring. However, for individuals prone to allergies, springtime can bring along bothersome symptoms that affect their eyes. In this guide, we will explore effective strategies for managing eye allergies during the spring season, from preventive measures to targeted treatments. Understanding Eye… Read More

Several ways to Maintain Healthy Vision  

In the bustling city of Fargo, North Dakota, where every sight tells a story, preserving the health of your vision is paramount. At Eye Consultants of North Dakota, our team of ophthalmologists and optometrists, including Dr. Michelle Atchison, Dr. Anne Keating, Dr. Steven Thom, Dr. Maggie Suby Kelly, Dr. Meredith Keeler, and Dr. Nicole Collins,… Read More

Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)

Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)

Understanding Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) and the Importance of Eye Exams February is Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) Awareness Month. At Eye Consultants of North Dakota, in addition to providing comprehensive eye care to our community, we are dedicated to educating patients on the importance of regular eye exams and early detection of eye diseases and… Read More

All About Cataracts and Lens Options

Title cataract and lens options at Eye Consultants of North Dakota
Title cataract and lens options at Eye Consultants of North Dakota

Cataracts and Lens Options at Eye Consultants of North Dakota As your eye care experts in the Fargo area and beyond, we take pride in not only providing exceptional patient care, but also educating our patients on the treatment options available to them. Today, we delve into the world of cataracts, a common vision issue… Read More

Are MIGS Procedures Better than Traditional Glaucoma Surgeries?

Do you or someone you love have glaucoma? Eye drops or laser therapy are usually the first treatment options for glaucoma. When these don’t lower your intraocular pressure (IOP), your optometrist or ophthalmologist may recommend minimally invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS). Minimally invasive glaucoma surgery is a group of state-of-the-art glaucoma procedures that are much less… Read More

7 of the Best Eye Care Tips to Follow this Fall

From trees changing into colors of yellow, red, and orange to pumpkin spice everything and the delightful crisp air, there’s so much to love about fall. By taking good care of your eyes, you’ll enjoy fall’s beauty and live your life more fully. Keep reading to learn more about the top 7 eye care tips… Read More

Why Diabetic Retinopathy Needs Close Monitoring

Diabetic retinopathy is a complication of having diabetes. It affects the blood vessels in the retina and can cause permanent vision loss or blindness without treatment. If you have diabetic retinopathy, ongoing monitoring, and prompt treatment is the best way to prevent further damage to your retina and preserve your remaining sight. Keep reading to… Read More

Do Cataracts Make Colors Look More Faded?

Is your vision cloudy or blurry? Are you sensitive to light? Does your prescription for glasses or contact lenses seem like it’s changing more frequently? These are some of the common signs of cataracts. A cataract is the clouding of your eye’s lens, which can develop in one or both eyes. When you have a… Read More