Presbyopia Treatment in Far North Central

Presbyopia Treatment in Far North Central

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What is Presbyopia?

Presbyopia is an age-related vision condition that causes near objects to appear blurry. It typically starts in a person’s 40’s, when the lens of the eye begins to stiffen and lose flexibility. This makes it difficult to focus on nearby objects.

Presbyopia can significantly impact your quality of life. Regular daily activities like reading books, instruction manuals and food labels, scrolling through your phone, threading a needle and other close-up tasks can become daunting.

The good news is, with the help of EyeTX - Vineyard-Blanco, this common vision condition can be effectively managed, so you won’t have to compromise on your quality of life.

normal eye compaed to an ey with presbyopia


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Presbyopia Management in Far North Central

Our optometry practice in Far North Central

Photograph of Marlan Anderson
Hours
  • Monday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Tuesday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Wednesday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Thursday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Saturday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Sunday Closed
  • Nov. 24 Closed
  • Dec. 25 Closed
Insurance Plans
  • VSP
  • United Healthcare
  • Spectera
  • Medicaid
  • EyeMed
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MetLife
  • Aetna

Presbyopia Treatment Options

  • Eyeglasses

    • Prescription reading glasses
    • Bifocals: for distance and near vision correction
    • Progressive multifocals: see objects at a near, intermediate or far distance
  • Contact lenses

    • Bifocal contact lenses: different sections for reading and distance prescriptions
    • Monovision contact lenses: distance prescription in one eye and reading prescription in the other eye
  • Laser surgery

    Changes the shape of the cornea to correct vision. Some examples include:

    • LASIK
    • LASEK
    • Photorefractive keratectomy
  • Lens implant

    An eye surgeon removes your natural lens and replaces it with an intraocular lens. This new lens is flexible and can restore your ability to focus on near objects.

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Patient Reviews
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- Nov. 24, 2023
Doc Marlan & Jiang are outstanding! so is the rest of the crew.
- Nov. 20, 2023
Dr. Patel was great! He was very informative and my glasses were perfect. Efficient and quick servic... e from the staff, definitely returning.
- Aug. 17, 2023
Friendly, professional staff. Dr Anderson is thorough and provides easy to understand explanations ... of all test results.
- Jun. 25, 2023
All the Eye doctors are great! Staff is friendly and helpful....and they take most insurances, which... helps too....
- Jun. 08, 2023
Very friendly and knowledgeable.
- Jun. 02, 2023
My family and I have been receiving eye care and have purchased eyeglasses here for years. It's eas... y to get an appointment, and the doctors are prompt. They use the latest technology, so never any discomfort. Dr. Jiang thoroughly explained my eye image results and took the time to answer all of my questions. The staff is extremely polite and efficient. I highly recommend EyeTx.
- May. 21, 2023
Very professional and efficient welcoming. I've been to several areas in San Antonio, but this locat... ion is the best by far. The drive is a bit out of my way but well worth the drive. EyeTx vision center will forever be my place for my eyes the doctor was thorough attentive to answering all my questions. The staff were great and not trying to sell me anything like most places.
- Mar. 21, 2023
Great Docs, staff, eyeglass selection. Highly recommend for children and adults.
- Mar. 05, 2023
We have been going to this location for over 18 years and always had good experience with staff and ... the optometrists. The location is convenient as well.
- Mar. 02, 2023
I have used Dr. Anderson for almost 20 years. He and his staff are friendly, knowledgeable, and cari... ng. I have always been able to get in on the same day or next day if needed. Awesome team!! Very clean office!!!
- Feb. 26, 2023
Great visit as always have been coming here for YEARS!!!!
- Feb. 06, 2023
Fast,friendly and professional service.
- Jan. 16, 2023
Convenient location and very friendly staff
- Dec. 27, 2022
Always a great experience at EyeTex. Dr Anderson has been my eye doc for over 20 yrs.
- Dec. 11, 2022
I had an eye emergency and they were able to squeeze me in. Nothing worse that driving around with o... ne eye hurting bad.
- Dec. 01, 2022
The service is great at this location.
- Oct. 03, 2022
This was my first eye exam in quite some time, Dr. Anderson and Christian made my visit quite enjoya... ble! I wholeheartedly recommend this location. Extremely friendly staff and very knowledgeable.
- Aug. 27, 2022
Great customer service! Hardly a wait despite it being busy, and were very knowledgeable! Best exper... ience at the eye doctor so far!
- Aug. 25, 2022
Friendly from the moment you enter their door until you exit. Attentive staff and clean facility.
- Jul. 18, 2022
Dr. Anderson and his staff are great. Prices are high for glasses and frames.

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Presbyopia Diagnosis Treatment FAQs

What is presbyopia treatment?

Presbyopia treatment corrects age-related farsightedness to enable you to see close-up objects, such as books and electronic screens more clearly. Treatments include:

  • Eyeglasses
  • Contact lenses
  • Laser surgery
  • Lens implants
Can presbyopia be cured?

Currently, there is no cure. The good news is that our optometrists can recommend a variety of treatment options to help you see your best, from near to far.

How do I know if I have presbyopia?

If you’re over 40 and struggle with any of the following, you may have presbyopia.

  • Holding a book or a screen at arm’s length to see it more clearly
  • Needing larger print or font size to read
  • Blurry vision while reading
  • Difficulty reading in dim light
  • Eye strain and headaches when focusing on near objects

If you have one or more of these signs, schedule an eye exam and ask us about glasses, contact lenses, or other presbyopia treatment options.

Are bifocals right for me?

If it’s hard for you to read and to see things at a distance, bifocals may be your perfect solution. With bifocals, you can get two prescriptions in one. One corrects farsightedness and the other corrects nearsightedness. We offer several different types of bifocal lenses to suit your personal preference.


men wearing glasses for presbyopia

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