We all are spending more time than ever before inside of our homes. Because working from home has become a major part of life for just about all of us it means we end up working on computers for long hours during the day. All of this time spent in front of the computer increases one’s chances of suffering from computer vision. Computer vision can lead to eye strain, headaches, and other conditions that bring discomfort into your day. At Classic Optical, we have years of experience identifying and addressing the root causes of computer vision syndrome. Whether you attend Ithaca College, Cornell University, or live in Ithaca, Dryden, Lansing, Freeville, Trumansburg, Watkins Glen, or Cayuga Heights, we are ready to assist you.
Signs of Computer Vision
Eye strain is the most common sign of computer vision. This means your eyes are growing tired from looking at the flickering screen on your computer. While the eye strain is bothersome, it is typically not the only symptom. You may also suffer from associated headaches, making your daily life difficult. Vision headaches may be at the front of your head right behind the eyes. These are often more painful than an average headache. Other symptoms of computer vision include neck pain, blurry vision, and dry eyes. You may also experience difficulty falling asleep at night after spending an extensive amount of time at the computer. When you first visit our office. Our optometrist will assess your eye health to identify and address the symptoms of computer vision. Computer vision syndrome treatment may involve lifestyle changes and the wear of special blue light blocking lenses.
Optometrist in Ithaca, NY
From attending college to working from home, you’re probably spending more time than ever before in front of your computer. If you believe you are suffering from computer vision syndrome, an eye exam from our optometrist will help determine the correct course of action. Whether you attend Ithaca College, Cornell University, or live in greater Ithaca, Dryden, Lansing, Freeville, Trumansburg, Watkins Glen, or Cayuga Heights, we are here is here to help with any of your vision issues. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call Classic Optical at (607) 273-1234.