Frequently Asked Questions

8. How can I prevent glaucoma from occurring?

At this time, we do not know how to prevent glaucoma. However, studies have shown that the early detection and treatment of glaucoma, before it causes major vision loss, is the best way to control the disease. So, if you fall into one of the high-risk groups for the disease, make sure to have a comprehensive dilated eye exam every one to two years.

Learn what a comprehensive dilated eye exam involves.